• Mount Druesberg in Goldau, Switzerland

Summer Fun in Le Cordon Bleu

July 2014 — What a summer! As an early birthday present, I was given a three-week summer essentials cooking course at Le Cordon Bleu in London. What I did not expect was how much fun it turned out to be! Not only did I learn the various techniques to French cooking, it was also the …

Lake Como in Panorama

And, Como! thou, a treasure whom the earth Keeps to herself, confined as in a depth Of Abyssinian privacy. ~ William Wordsworth May 2014 — And what a treasure you are! Our weekend getaway to the glacial lake in the Lombardy region in Italy that shows off a shoreline that mesmerizes everyone that visits. Our …

18th Century Paris in B&W

November 1, 2013 — What better way to explore beautiful Paris (especially since this was my first visit) than by foot. So when most of Europe had the day off for the All Saints Day holiday, we jumped on a train west bound to the city of love. I found this wonderful website (www.historywalksparis.com) that …

Exploring Central Switzerland

The thing about being based in Central Switzerland is that we’re only a drive away from some of the prettiest landscapes in the world. So from mountain tops to lakefronts, we are spoilt with choices as to what we should capture so as to do justice to the beautiful views we see. Far from being …