Stresa


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Stresa

(strā`zä), town (1991 pop. 4,684), Piedmont, N Italy, on the western shore of Lake Maggiore. Its lovely gardens and villas and the scenic Borromean Islands nearby have made it one of the most popular resorts in the Italian lake country. In 1932 a conference of 15 European nations on economic collaboration was held at Stresa. At another conference held (1935) in Stresa, Great Britain, France, and Italy made (but never implemented) a decision to maintain a common posture toward Germany, which had begun to rearm in violation of the Treaty of Versailles.
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In the following winter, after wandering somewhat erratically through Stresa, Genoa, and Spezia, he landed in Nice, where the climate so happily promoted his creative powers that he wrote the third part of "Zarathustra".
Driving Abu Dhabi 4, Torrente and Al Mansouri were timed fastest in the first official practice session on Lake Maggiore in Stresa, and slipped down into second at the second official practice later in the evening.
From Poland Cappellini quickly switches focus to the UIM XCAT World Championship in which Torrente and Faleh Al Mansoori begin their title defence in Stresa, Italy next weekend.
7 nights HB accommodation in Stresa on Lake Maggiore ?
"Besides scrapping another page of the Versailles Treaty, the decision threatens to upset completely the position reached as a result of the Stresa and Geneva discussions.
In recent years, Santagata has developed a second career as a novelist, publishing some eight novels, for which he has won several literary prizes (Il Premio Campiello for Il maestro dei santi pallidi, and for L'amore in se II Premio Stresa di Narrativa).
June 3-5: 2nd Intercontinental Personal Care Excellence Conference (IPCE) & 43rd SICC National Congress, Stresa, Italy.
Held on a spectacular course from Verbania to Stresa in perfect weather conditions and with no wind, the previous course record of 1:00:00 was bettered by all three men.
They won the Best Performance Internationally gong at the annual Freddy Clothing GTM event held at Lake Maggiore in Stresa, Italy.
Price includes return flights from Edinburgh to Milan Malpensa, 7 nights half board at the 3* Hotel Flora, Stresa, return airport transfers, boat trip to Isola Bella & Isola Pescatori, Centro Valley & Locarno Cruise, Three Lakes Tour and pre-payable airport taxes.