LUCERNE! LOVE YOUR SWAGGER & SURPRISES

A castle here, a medieval masterpiece there, wall art of myths and legends and sounds of Brahms for a an evening waltz. Soak this in with a night life that leaves you sleepless…

COLORFUL WINTER TALE FROM 4 NIGHTS IN COLMAR

As the rows of vines flitted past me, I thought to myself, “I am in Alsace the wine terrain and those luscious grapes creating a palette of purple, green and brown are invisible”. A sigh escaped my lips…

WHEN THE ROMANTIC ROAD LED TO MEDIEVAL ROTHENBURG

Medieval towns make you wonder whether you are lost in a story book from your childhood. I have always loved colorful streets and Rothenburg had tiny colorful tales too, in every turn…

FINDING PERATALLADA ~ AN ENCHANTING VILLAGE LOST IN TIME

A medieval village that’s an absolute treat to the traveler in you. With vines that embrace stone walls and streets that empty out suddenly, get ready to travel back in time…

MY FAVORITE TRAVEL EXPERIENCES IN 2016

Few of my favorite things besides reading is being surprised. And 2016 was full of it. Actually it was a sensorial delight, be it the Michelin star veggie feast or when I was wowed by the unusual works of Gaudi in Barcelona…

TOP 5 THINGS TO DO IN GORDES, PROVENCE

Movie stars & artists may have made Gordes their home but I know once the scents of the flowering fields find you, there is no holding back…