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
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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
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
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