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Stresa. It's not fair they get this all to themselves.

What did God do? Did He say, “That place over there which looks  like paradise, give it to the Italians on Lake Maggiore and they can call it Stresa. 142 more words

Alex And Janine

Travelling and Writing in Stresa, Italy. (This is How Stories are Made.)

One afternoon we were chatting…

Me- We should come here, to Stresa -Italy- together, one summer.
Pretend we are old world female writers, fighting against the chauvinistic world of literature and spend hours sitting on our balcony (facing the lake ideally) clacking away on our computers (only because typewriters would be too loud, and disturb other guests.) 1,196 more words


Unreal Milan Getaway: Stresa on Lake Maggiore

Dazzling blue lake, flower-filled alleys and indisputable architectural elegance make Stresa the perfect getaway from the din and bustle of the city life.

Despite being a very… 300 more words


Stresa - Lake Maggiore

Stresa is a great little town on Lake Maggiore in Italy. We were there back in 2012 and enjoyed visiting the island of Isola Bella just a little way from Stresa.  153 more words


Travel: Living intentionally

First let me set the scene. This morning i landed in Amsterdam, and from there flew to Milan. A car picked me up and brought me to Stresa, a little (what used to be) fishing village on the edge of Lake Maggiore, but for some centuries has been the go to vacation destination for people within this region and without. 741 more words

The Fight

Angera- another lovely find on Lago Maggiore

Just a short 30 minute boat trip from Stresa is the beautiful Angera.  We actually took the hydrofoil which was a little quicker than the ferry. 228 more words


My reasons for travelling to Italy - Series - Gelato

One of my favourite things about visiting Italy is the Gelato.  Gelato is Italy’s version of ice cream. When at home in Australia I do not eat ice cream at all however when I am in Italy I manage to have a Gelato a day.   631 more words