Picture This, Orta San Giulio

July 23, 2014 Jack 0

The hop to Isola San Giulio is short (400m) and relatively cheap (€4.50 each way). Even without the enigmatic island destination, the journey is worth it for the views… […]

Ravioli with Bettelmatt Cheese

A Taste of the Italian Lakes

June 5, 2014 Andy 0

What arrives is the most succulent and flavoursome fish I have ever eaten. I do not say this lightly. I am lucky enough to have eaten in some of Europe’s finest restaurants… […]


Impressions of Italy

May 29, 2014 Jack 0

We stayed within a stone’s skim of five lakes; Ledro, Garda, Iseo, Orta and Maggiore. Each seemed more beautiful than the last. […]