Roman Holiday

A guided tour of Rome this morning. The weather was a little schizophrenic with alternating sun and showers. Whenever it rains in Italy a small fleet of young men suddenly appear selling brollies for €5 so my clients can stay dry if they’ve forgotten protection. Our guide this morning was Monica and she was excellent. …

Gornergrat Railway (You really do want to see these pictures!)

What an amazing day. It started when two of my clients from Florida, Cynthia & Artemio Español woke up early to catch the sunrise on the Matterhorn. The resultant, remarkable series of photos makes the mountain glow like a molten gold ingot. Fabulous work Cynthia & Artemio! They are a little short of mountains in …

Zermatt… erhorn… (See what I did there?)

Just two trains today, from Montreux to Visp and then Visp to Zermatt. On arrival my clients have a free afternoon and evening and so they’ll be exploring this rather spectacular town. The mountains overlook and dominate everything, particularly the famous Matterhorn which was a little bit cloudy shrouded today. Tomorrow we travel on the …