June 2009

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Zumthor’s Brother Klaus Chapel… or how I ended up on a farm in Germany

Zumthor’s Brother Klaus Chapel… or how I ended up on a farm in Germany

One of my favorite experiences on my recent trip was discovering the Bruder Klaus Kapelle by Swiss Architect Peter Zumthor, recent winner of the Pritzker Prize, one of the highest honors for an architect. Since 1979, Zumthor has run a small practice in a remote village in the Swiss mountains and takes on very few […]

I am Amsterdam

6 days, 5 hotels, 3 countries

Yes you can. Yes we did. What started out as a quick trip to Amsterdam turned into much more. We wanted an easy getaway before the summer so we looked at what direct flights were available from Boston where we could use those frequent flyer miles and Northwest/KLM to Schipol/Amsterdam fit the bill. I have […]