“How many ti… I mean, have you… have you ever… crashed?” The idea of spending my twenty-first birthday soaring through the blue skies had been an amazing one but now I was sitting in a gondola with a stranger, both of us wearing heavy lumpy backpacks and the moment when we jumped off a mountain… More I love flying!
I had a revelation tonight. I lived in Switzerland for nearly a year and I never talk about it. The only real reason for this is laziness, I suppose – it’s easier to talk about things that happened more recently, but I got around most of Switzerland when I was living there. So today I… More Year Abroad: Château-d’Œx Balloon Festival 2006