Whetting our appetites with douro, percebes and pasteis during a Lisbon work weekend (cut even shorter by flight delays); hope to see more of Portugal soon.
pasteis de nata
lisbon’s most wanted
Final summer stay in the Stockholm archipelago, exploring Norra Lagnö and historic Gustavsberg. Skål to our courageous Berlin visitors, and tasteful AirBnB host Sara.
treats & trolls
cabin view (credit: Jen Carney)
waterfront trampoline (credit: Jen Carney)
(credit: Jen Carney)
Touring the 18th-century home and recreated gardens of Carl Linnaeus, father of modern taxonomy, in Uppsala, Sweden. Thanks to gracious guests Veronica and Dieter Söll for inspiring a beautiful journey.
Venus at the orangeriet
mother & son
Soells in Sweden
Long weekend in Stockholm-archipelago town Saltsjö-Boo with adventurous guests from San Francisco and Geneva. Meeting AirBnB host Tomas was a delightful bonus—easy to see why he loves it here.
Bergholmen across the bay
echoes of midsommar
buoy in the blossoms
garden friends 1
garden friends 2
the intrepid Troxlers
July day trips among the more populated local reaches of the Stockholm archipelago on Fjäderholmarna and Värmdö.
bank in bloom
fermenter with a view
Music and meandering during the 39th annual Jazz Festival in Denmark’s colorful capital. Roberto Fonseca was predictably stunning, alongside phenomenal finds Sahra da Silva, Anna Pauline, Jack Street and Zigaboom.
band by the sea
Dipping our toes into archipelago life on Sandhamn, Fågelbrolandet, and Djurö: an hour on Stockholm public transit to another world.
dining out (credit: Andy Shirey)
climbing Kvarnberget (credit: Andy Shirey)
Barnvik light show