Bourgogne: The wine villages


Imagine I offered you a glass of Pommard or a Meursault, a Volnay or a St Aubin which would you choose? Or do you buy your wine on the basis of red v white, Chardonnay  v Sauvignon Blanc, Australia v Chile? All well and good, but that's like going into a butchers shop and asking … Continue reading Bourgogne: The wine villages

Mindfulness in Andalucia: How visual art inspires and enriches our travels


Among all the places we go to but don’t look at properly or which leave us indifferent, a few occasionally stand out with an impact that overwhelms us and forces us to take heed. They possess a quality that might clumsily be called beauty. This may not involve prettiness or any of the obvious features … Continue reading Mindfulness in Andalucia: How visual art inspires and enriches our travels