We rarely get any snow even in winter, so when I started reading about a possible icy cold weather spell after Easter, with likely snowfall, I was extremely sceptical. After all, about a week earlier it was warm enough to be outdoors without a jacket… But the weather forecast was spot on, and I got […]
Nature nurtures, nature calms, nature heals.When I walk in nature and enjoy its beauty, worries fade into the background and temporarily disappear. This has been a tough year, and being able to retreat into nature has helped me carry on. Italy is awaiting a new announcement about new measures that will be adopted on Thursday […]
I suspect it might be because I bought a pair of snow boots that we got no snow so far, and the chances of getting any in the near future are quite thin. Still, I am fully enjoying my walks in the countryside. With the coronavirus panic spreading around, it’s good to retreat away from […]
Until a few years ago I never had the chance to be around horses, or even just see them, unless I went to Lipica to watch the Lipizzaners. Now I often meet these beautiful creatures on my walks and every time they really makes my day. These Haflingers seem very friendly and seem to like […]
‘Proper’ autumn seems a little late this year. Those beautiful bright colours are only slowly beginning to show, but we’re going to get there, eventually!
I could not end the year without taking a walk in my favourite places! Goodbye, 2017 – welcome 2018!