Impressions from a winter walk around Rotsee

In the first days of this new year, I did some beautiful hikes and walks around Lucerne. And it reminded me of how much I love to climb mountains and undertake walks to discover and appreciate beauty of nature.  What do you love to do? Has it already the place it deserves in your life?Continue reading “Impressions from a winter walk around Rotsee”

Beauty of autumn – filling us with wonder

This autumn is teaching me again to marvel, to be astonished, to wonder about the beauty of nature, the beauty of transformation. And, it is inviting me to feel the beauty of being in the present moment – in the here and now. I would stop in front of a tree and look up into itsContinue reading “Beauty of autumn – filling us with wonder”

Arts under my feet

Today, I set out on a walk in the rain. An autumn walk, that turned out to be a walk on a path of nature. A walk through arts. Arts made by nature. Walking on different tones of colors, on different shapes of leaves, through different light and arrangements. Enjoy some of my impressions!

A more intimate sunlight

“Here the sun shines more intimately…” “Hier scheint die Sonne inniger…” …wrote the most famous German author Hermann Hesse about the Ticino where he lived for more than 40 years. I just found this quote and I think it suits very well the pictures I started putting together. Pictures from the past weeks, taken duringContinue reading “A more intimate sunlight”

Postcard from Ascona

Buongiorno da Ascona! Ascona is a sunny, calm and colorful place in the Southern Part of Switzerland, in Ticino. It spreads a peaceful atmosphere with an artistic flavour along the lungolago – circus artists, painters, actors and musicians brighten up the scene during the evening hours. While meandering through the narrow alleys you can visitContinue reading “Postcard from Ascona”

A little bit of Myanmar in Locarno

Spending days in the beautiful Ticino allows me to discover Switzerland’s South during summertime. It’s wonderful. There are plenty of things to do and see and a bit of dolcefarniente to live. In a very spontaneous moment, I look at the program of the international film festival in Locarno and discover a perfect movie forContinue reading “A little bit of Myanmar in Locarno”

Beautiful days on Dingle Peninsula – Ireland

A ten day experience. From Dublin to the South West, with a little sidestep heading north to Newgrange. This “starter” to Newgrange was organized by a friend I met 12 years ago in Argentina when a café owner from a little village put us in contact for a day trek ! Thanks Bren, for aContinue reading “Beautiful days on Dingle Peninsula – Ireland”