As a lover of fine food one of the greatest pleasures in my life is meeting the masters in the art of culinary.
October is my favourite time of year to visit Italy. The weather is milder, the air cooler and this year I was going to Tuscany.
It's happened; we've put the clocks back. The days are shorter, we have fewer hours of daylight and it's officially winter.
Munich's famous Englischer Garten or English Garden dwarfs both Central Park and Hyde Park, London in size.