Category Archives: Favorites

Truth be told, South Africa stole my heart a long time ago. Maybe it was the turquoise waters or the vineyard that I still declare my favorite. Maybe it was the first time I straddled the Atlantic and Indian Oceans or was chased off a beach by baboons, finally to laugh it off years later. Maybe it was the most […]

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By the time you read this, I will be attempting to stay focussed for a final 24 hours at work before I head to Brussels and we begin our roadtrip down through France. We finally have our itinerary finalised: Brussels – Macon (Ige) – Toulon – Cassis – St Remy de Provence – Beaune – Brussels I […]

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When you find yourself stranded in the middle of a central London park in a downpour – there is only one thing to do: duck into the nearest museum. In my case, this happened to be the Serpentine’s Sackler Gallery, which had been on my list to visit but never explored. Wizzing past the “free […]

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I’m sitting in my apartment in London, going through old photographs of a recent trip to Berlin, trying to pull together a city guide of favorite spots. And then I remember that staircase. And Croissant French Toast. “What are you doing??” I shout at myself. “This place cannot casually be thrown in with a roundup […]

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