MO Bistrot terrace and Lake Como
Lake Como

Photo story: a day at Lake Como with Karen Mok

Taking in the streets and shops of Bellagio, gliding through the water on a private boat trip, mixing up a ‘Moktail’ and watching the sun set over the mountains – here’s a day in the life of Karen Mok at Lake Como

Triptych of images of Karen Mok and a morning coffee

Breakfast is served

Starting the day the Italian way with a cappuccino and breakfast before discovering the hotel’s beautiful décor and views.

Mandarin Oriental, Lago di Como from the water

All aboard

After a quick change, it’s time for a private boat ride to enjoy the lake’s famous sights.

Villa del Balbianello, Lake Como

Scene setting

Cruising past the iconic Villa del Balbianello, whose original monastery towers have been the backdrop for films such as Daniel Craig’s Casino Royale.

Karen Mok in a Bellagio street

Bella Bellagio

Strolling the quiet, cobbled Salita Serbelloni – a stepped street that climbs up from Bellagio’s harbour and is dotted with cute cafés and wine shops.

Mandarin Oriental pizza food truck

Lunch alfresco

In the gorgeous villa grounds of the hotel, the pizza oven is fired up ready for a light lunch of crisp Italian pizza topped with fresh tomatoes, basil and mozzarella.

Karen Mok poses in hotel lobby surrounded by flowers

Evening excitement

Ready for an evening of fun experiences at the hotel, starting with a trip to CO.MO Bar & Bistrot.

Triptych of images showing Karen Mok making cocktails at the bar

Cocktail masterclass

Learning how to shake my very own signature cocktail – a ‘Moktail’ – with the bar’s master mixologists before dinner at L˜ARIA.

Sunset over Lake Como from Mandarin Oriental, Lago di Como

Sunset on Lake Como

The perfect end to a fabulous day on the lake – watching the sun set behind the mountains and the orange glow illuminating the water.

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