Fleur Kinson is a freelance journalist based in Oxford. A big Europhile, she particularly loves watching the continent spool past the window of a train. Fleur holds several degrees in English Linguistics, and used to work for the Oxford English Dictionary. She is the author of a guidebook to Lake Bolsena in Lazio (www.bolsenaguidebook.com ). Favourite places include Oxford, Scandinavia (especially Finland), Italy, Crete, Bavaria and Switzerland.