This year I spent my birthday taking a long walk through the gardens of Sans Souci, a beautiful baroque palace in Potsdam, near Berlin. It was what I wanted: a day out of the maddening city, a new place that I could experience at leisure, and a little bit of solitude to find my thoughts.
Berlin was a much-needed breadth of fresh air and a nice reminder of Europe; a city that is both cool and calm, modern and vintage, fast-paced and quiet. It’s also a place where linden trees are quite at home. If their autumn spectacle is anything to go by, I can only wonder how fragrant the wholeContinue reading “Autumn in #Berlin.”
I love the anonymity of a hotel room and the excitement of a city I’m visiting for the first time.