The colours of a stroll

Autumn has arrived fast this side of the planet and with it luckily not only the cooler temperatures and the shorter days, but also a softer light. I thought to take you on a stroll to open spaces with me today and let you smell flowers, be amazed by the variety of colours, and look…

An eye on grapevines in September

The vineyard has become colourful. Its leaves show us that the days have a bit shortened, cool to cold night temperatures are the regular and mornings may come with dew. We have arrived in autumn, dear readers, and the grapes are almost ready to be picked. Mid-September is the time many winegrowers start harvesting their…

A little greeting from my neighbourhood

Hello my friends How are you at the beginning of this new month? Can you believe it is already November? Where did that year go? Today, I simply like to share some impressions of my neighbourhood while I am recovering from surgery (phew, so happy all went well and it now lies behind me!). I…

A stroll through Lavaux

Nestled at the Lake Geneva between Vevey and Lutry the Lavaux vineyards not only invite you to a glass of white wine but also to enjoy the stunning views. Surely, they are worth a visit every season of the year. Here you can indulge in the autumn nuances.

Autumn love from Blenio valley in Ticino

Come with me on a train ride through the longest railway tunnel in the world and end up in the Italian-speaking part of Switzerland. This is how easy you can move around here and find yourself not only surrounded by another language, but also by a different cultural atmosphere. The Gotthard Base Tunnel is quite…