By aoholly

The quiet side of New York City

New York is all about the buzz; the cabs blaring their horns, the steam rising from the subway, the people always in a hurry someplace else.

Stresa, the beauty of the Italian Lakes

A long weekend may not seem enough time to luxuriate in the splendour of those gentle mountains cascading into the bright blue water, but it is amazing how much you can see in just a couple of days