Amsterdam: Two Day Itinerary

I was planning a daytrip to Amsterdam before the corona virus hit my country. I had one amazing day in the city already, and there are so many things I still want to do, like buying chocolates at Polarberry, visit the Anne Frank house and take a seat on the highest swing in Europe. Time […]

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Surrealism in the Meta Maze

Last weekend was something else. Instead of choosing between sitting at home, reading a book with a cat or two on my lap, or going on a citytrip, we decided to do something a little different… We decided to visit Doloris.

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Pretty Lights and Awesome Animals at the China Light Festival

This weekend we visited the China Light Festival in Ouwehands Dierenpark in Rhenen, Netherlands. It had been on our calenders for quite a while now, but with Christmas and my birthday and Disneyland, we hadn’t had the time to visit until now. I’m glad we still went, because it was amazing!

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Gift shopping in my favourite city

It’s been a tradition of ours for a couple of years now, to go Christmas shopping in our favourite city in the Netherlands, which is: Utrecht! Utrecht has all the charm that Amsterdam has but it is quieter and cleaner. There are less tourists, less cyclists and it just feels safe and homey. Maybe that’s […]

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Christmas World

I mentioned already that you guys could expect lots of Christmas posts, didn’t I? Just last week we visited the Christmas World in Duiven, Netherlands (fun fact, duiven is also the dutch word for pigeons, but I’m fairly certain it isn’t related to the city). It’s an indoor Christmas market, located in one of the […]

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Citytrip Zwolle

In summer, we did a few trips in our own country. We had wanted to visit Giethoorn, also known as little Venice and when we were planning for a daytrip there, we saw that the lovely city of Zwolle was on the way. So we booked an high tea and visited the city when we […]

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Nature’s way to cheer me up

Nature always finds a way to make me feel better. We live closely to the Veluwe, a beautiful piece of nature that can be found in the Netherlands. There’s a lush forest, some lakes and according to wikipedia, europe’s largest sand drifts. It offers some peace and quiet. The first time we went there, I […]

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A trip to little Venice

A while back, I discovered a little town called Giethoorn, also known as Little Venice or Dutch Venice. I never heard of it, but when I saw some pictures, I was sold. The place looked mesmerizing and I really wanted to go there. And just last month, we finally did!

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