It's almost winter after all, so we leave the sunny 20°C of midday Tuscany and head to the warmest place in the Alps, where my brother found his place in the sun, many moons ago. It's known for its sunny climate, a tiny but tasteful olive oil production, but its utmost claim to fame comes from the beautiful people, since the times of the A-H empire. And it's true! Meet Giuditta and Daphne. Giuditta e Daphne di alfrjw, su Flickr Plenty of food, a walk in the rain, and colour. Plenty of. in rain di alfrjw, su Flickr This morning, a little sun. Let's head South to the tiniest shore available: morning di alfrjw, su Flickr There, a queen of the waters waits for duty. Riva di alfrjw, su Flickr Up there, the empire's plan B - just in case, as the border was a few km south. Eventually it didn't work. EPL10169.jpg di alfrjw, su Flickr And then, a few hours in the rain going home. All E-PL1 with Lumix 20/1.7, snapseed edit (last one LR).