Entries from June 2016

Brienzergrat, Switzerland

Lombachalp–Augstmatthorn–Suggiture

A testing and rewarding hike from the peat moorland of Lombachalp to two summits on the vertiginous Brienzergrat ridge.

The Audi oil consumption odyssey

My Audi A4 suffers from a known problem with oil consumption, so I’ve had a stressful few weeks coming to an agreement with Audi Switzerland and the local dealership.

H is for Hiking

The long, long progression from being a teenager with a stitch to being a forty-something with a passion for walking.