Before me was a shimmering lake lined by verdant mountains basking under a clear summer sky. But instead of being scorched by the burning sun, I was in an air-conditioned dining room of a two-Michelin-starred restaurant right out of my dreams.
  • The Ferrari 488 Pista Spider impresses with its unearthly acceleration: Zero to hundred is done in 2.85 seconds and 200kmh in 8 seconds.
Ferrari's V8 mid-engined sports car, the 488 GTB, is now past its mid-life cycle - marked by the launch of the 488 Pista last year. Earlier this year, the Italian carmaker released the 488 Pista Spider, a hardtop convertible version.