Permanent Tourist

The personal website of Mark Howells-Mead

Post series Random things in 2023

Short, largely photographic posts about each month in this year.

  • Audi Quattro, sliding down from Lombachalp, January 2023

    Another year and another fresh start to a series of monthly recaps. (The complete set from 2022 is here.)

  • February 2023 was cold and seemingly endless.

  • This month’s set of photos is especially random, but that’s the whole point; not just of the ongoing photo series here on my website, but also in my life. The more varied and random, the better for me.

  • Paddle steamer on Lac Léman, passing Lutry

    It seems as though there will be a fair amount of travelling for me this year, both around Switzerland (which is pretty normal for Jo and for me in our time off), and abroad. After visiting England in March, I was back again in April to visit Mum; later in the month, I rode the…

  • Lighthouse at Tarbat Ness

    Pottering at home, a trip to Scotland and photographing wild flowers in Switzerland.

  • Random things in June

    Making more of an effort to publish moving pictures, including one from Dartmoor in June.

  • Part of the Grand Bisse d'Ayent irrigation system

    Random things in July

    Lots of work stopped me from going out so much, but we did get in a great trip to canton Wallis.

  • An unfestive 1st August, barbecuing in a mountain valley, and walking around a lovely lake near Gstaad.

  • Red Mini Cooper

    A familiar array of “adventures” which I feel fortunate to regularly enjoy.