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

May 4, 2015

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. And while I’m at it, why not throw in Lake Como and also the Bellagio Peninsula?”

It’s not fair that they get this just for themselves. What sheer beauty and spectacular scenery and perfect proportions.

It must be the quinessential place for the Italian passegiata: get the family together (and don’t forget nonna), get dressed up, and then walk at an even, leisurely pace along the foreshore path of that heavenly lake. Breathe in the beauty of it all, nod to fellow passegiatarers, and perhaps stop to chat with them every now and then.

 

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Not fair God. You should have shared this out.image

 

 

 

From → Alex and Janine

5 Comments
  1. kelly barrett permalink

    Looks gorgeous!

  2. Trish Fisher permalink

    Only you Alex could have summed up our feeling so perfectly. I don’t want to leave here so may not continue on with the tour!!!!

  3. Janette permalink

    I know it is a beautiful spot – a little cold ??? Lots of smiles so i can see you are having a ball hope they are all behaving Alex xx

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