HALLSTATT VILLAGE ~ A WINTER FAIRY TALE FROM AUSTRIA

Salz. Salt. White Gold was the lifeblood of Hallstatt. What will now seduce you though are the vivid colors of the village. And winters makes you wonder if there is princess in an ice castle, somewhere hidden in the mountains.

EMERALD WATERS & STOLEN MOMENTS OF BLISS IN LUNGERN

Lungern is emerald, teal no aquamarine. Actually just the beautiful colors of meadow fresh nature. Truly heady Swiss indulgence begins here…

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…

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…

A LOVE AFFAIR WITH SOUTH OF FRANCE ~ VILLAGE OF GORDES, PROVENCE

How would your mornings be if you could wake up to the smell & sight of lavender fields? It’s easy. Just hire a villa in Gordes & live like a Gordien…