David Jackson

Editor in chief

David lectured in Science at a Midland college (UK) for many years. He now writes about places he visits regularly with the intention of providing useful information for visitors.

Latest Articles

Easy walks near Interlaken (Switzerland) Grindelwald First to Grosse Scheidegg

I have walked this path on numerous occasions over the years, and have never ceased to be astonished by the spectacular vistas that it...

Easy walks near Interlaken (Switzerland) Männlichen to Kleine Scheidegg

The fabulous, close up views of the North face of the Eiger and then the Mönch and the Jungfrau make this the most popular...

Around Lake Garda – Desenzano del Garda

Attractive Desenzano (population c. 25,000) is the largest town on the gentle southern shore of Lake Garda. Its excellent boat, bus and train connections...

Around Lake Garda – Gargnano (Italy)

Picturesque, understated Gargnano lies at the base of low mountains, about half way along the western shores of Lake Garda. It is the centre...

Around Lake Garda – Torri del Benaco

The small, peaceful, sublime town of Torri del Benaco is situated on the eastern shore of Lake Garda, where the lake narrows and the...

Around Lake Garda – Bardolino (Italy)

Bardolino, a perennially favoured holiday destination, is sited between two small headlands, in a gently curving bay on the eastern shore of the lake. Getting...

Around Lake Garda – Garda Town (Italy)

Garda enjoys an idyllic setting in a picturesque bay on the Riviera degli Olivi. Surrounded by wooded hills, it is watched over by La...

A Day At Lake Iseo (Italy)

Secretive, romantic Lake Iseo is the smallest of the four major lakes of Lombardy. This unspoilt, picturesque gem is accessible from many of the...