After over eighteen months of COVID-19 and a summer that was a crushing disappointment, we were desperate for a sunny escape. In Mallorca we swam in sapphire clear coves, sampled local wines, wandered ancient villages, and even visited some caves. And there is still so much to do.
It has been a very cold and wet summer. So when fair weather was finally forecast for an entire weekend, we took off for the mountains.
We had been looking forward to our vacation in Ticino for a long time. We had only been to the Italian speaking part of Switzerland once before, just passing through on the Bernina Express and I had been for a couple days for work. We thought that after more than…
After a beautiful, early spring, summer has been a crushing disappointment. However Elise never stops planning and we enjoyed an exceptionally wonderful weekend on Lake Sarnen with our friends Vanessa and Myles.
There are any number of compelling arguments asserting that 2020 is the worst of all possible timelines. However I paradoxically also have enjoyed one of the nicest summers in some time.
As the dog days of summer began to wear on, we decided on another escape to the mountains for a respite from the heat and headed off to Grisons for the week.