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  • Here’s How We Experienced Plagwitz in Leipzig

    Here’s How We Experienced Plagwitz in Leipzig

    There are not many things that East Germany (that most joyless country in the annals of the world) and Italy have in common, but here is one: a conservation policy that closely mirrors the principles of “triage”. In analogy to the requirements of battlefield medicine, both Italy and East Germany divided their cities or cultural sites into the lightly injured, the seriously ravaged that would benefit from further treatment and the ... Here’s How We Experienced Plagwitz in Leipzig Read More »
  • How to Go Easy Hiking in the Italian Riviera Backcountry

    How to Go Easy Hiking in the Italian Riviera Backcountry

    Organized bus trips, for all their benefits, have one major drawback: they are not purpose-made for hiking, and any opportunity they may offer for a walk is purely coincidental At best, you can find the space for a brief excursion, but at worst, you are virtually stuck in the bus for the whole day. You will see a lot, but mainly through the windows of your vehicle. This is ... How to Go Easy Hiking in the Italian Riviera Backcountry Read More »
  • The Most Storied Backcountry Village of the French Riviera

    The Most Storied Backcountry Village of the French Riviera

    Last week, I told you about the bus company Zest and its daily tours from Menton into the arrière pays, the French Riviera’s mountainous back country. Of these altogether ten different day trips, most are going to places that also are, in principle, available on Zest’s ordinary lines. The problem is that the schedules of these “ordinary lines” (that often run no more than twice day) are mainly arranged ... The Most Storied Backcountry Village of the French Riviera Read More »

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