Category Archive: North America

The Farewell Tour and Grand Finale

US | Canada | Austria | London | The end of January saw me embark on what was fondly named “The Farewell Tour” of North America – so called because I’m not planning… Continue reading

Pools, Professors and Pavlovas

Sicily | Washington DC | Lake District, UK | October starts on the island of Sicily at Al Plemmirio – a huge seaside villa near Siracusa, named to Conde Nast’s “Best Beach Villas… Continue reading

Birthdays, Balkans and Bowlines

Michigan | Serbia | Croatia | London | Well – the last few weeks have been a blur of social activity.  It’s hard to believe that I can be unemployed and still not… Continue reading