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36b-Uncle Sammy & Aunt Kathie's trip to Italy-Stresa (continued)


We continue with a mini-tour of Stresa through the beautiful photos from Uncle Sammy and Aunt Kathie’s album.  Located in the North of Italy. 258 more words


36b-Summer Break: Uncle Sammy & Aunt Kathie’s Vacation in Italy-The Town of Stresa

Private residence in a side street of Stresa.


Stresa is a small town in the Lake District of Northern Italy. Aunt Kathie and Uncle Sammy enjoyed a gorgeous view of Lago Maggiore (Lake Maggiore) surrounded by the Alps (Lake Maggiore) from their hotel. 333 more words


Discovering Maggiore Lake: the wonderful Borromean Islands (Italy)

When I was a child, one of the typical summer day trips was to Maggiore Lake, starting from Stresa and reaching the three Borromean Islands… 513 more words


Beetroot risotto

I still have to do travel journals for my jaunts to the Italian Lakes, Lyon and Croatia! Whew. Meanwhile, here’s a little taster of what we got up to in Italy. 579 more words


Stresa, Lake Maggiore Italy

From our location on Lago d’Orta it was about a 50 minute drive to Stresa on Lake Maggiore, and we noticed a very quick change from our small, quiet, charming village. 163 more words


Go. Lake Orta, Italy

Lake Maggiore’s little sister, Lake Orta, may be smaller in size but it’s certainly big on beauty. In fact its reputation as one of ‘the lakes’ best kept secrets means that not even many Italians have heard about it. 77 more words