I LIKE THE AREA
LUGANO is Swiss and Italian
Here you must speak Italian, French or German, or you will have to take some Italian courses...
SOFT and WARM as in ITALY
ROMANTIC as in PARIS
JAZZ FESTIVAL in JULY
FIRE WORKS in AUGUST
A little piece of paradise for you and me.
...or to a nice little village just across the border called Canobbio?
Great place to go for a pizza and a vino ;-)
How about a day trip to Milan from here? It's not far. We went there and spent a few hours in Milan...
You have to walk along Magiore Lake, to see the beautiful wooden cathedral, to do some nice and not expensive shoppings!
Visit Herman Hesse museum in Montagnola.
I have understood for the first time that a major part of Herman Hesse's masterpieces were about this quiet and divine place.
If you like to see some more pictures of valle Verzasca click here: Valle Verzasca
During this trip we also went up Schilthorn in Interloken. They both have their unique qualities, and I wouldn't miss either if you have a chance.
This narrow part between the road and the lake
So narrow, so abrupt that everybody have to let its car at the top and get to there home through a maze of stairs.
Fantastic hotel, especially when you can get one of their special weekend tarifs. Super centrally...more
Located just on the edge of Lugano, surrounded by gardens and with breathtaking views of the Lake,...more
My wife and I stayed here in June 07 for 5 days. This hotel has two buildings - the original...more