My London

Leaving London is always a hard thing for me to do. Not for holidays, obviously (who could be sad about escaping the grey, rainy weather), but for the long haul. I'm not entirely sure why, but I guess it's an indication that this place is home to me. It's where...

Limone sul Garda, Lake Garda

When life gives you lemons... Lake Garda is fantastic for little day trips as the lake is dotted with tiny little towns along its shores. The closest town to Malcesine across the lake is little Limone sul Garda, whose lights twinkle a wave to Malcesine each night through the darkness....

Malcesine, Lake Garda

La vita è un sogno - Italian proverb Although I've been here before, it's hard to get bored of the scenery that presents itself to you. In front of you, you have the drastic cliffs of the Garda Mountains, part of the Southern Limestone Alps, as a backdrop to the...

Selective shears

Does anybody else out there really look forward to getting their hair cut? I mean like, really look forward to it. Like it's your treat for the month, your appointment with relaxation, almost up there with getting a massage. Your 'me time'. I might be alone on this one but...