Squirrels in Hyde Park, afternoon tea and how to escape the rainy weather in London

Squirrels in Hyde Park, afternoon tea and how to escape the rainy weather in  London

London through my eyes This is not my first time in London, but this time I saw it from a different perspective. A colleague of mine had the idea to spend a few days in London sort of ''cultural escape'' meaning visiting musea, galleries, the Tower of London and enjoy English tea. I am not [...]

Let’s talk about Dutch food

Let’s talk about Dutch food

1. Say cheese Dutch cheese is an absolute must-try when you visit the country of the tulips, especially on the city food markets. There is a massive variety of young and old cheese; cheese with spices, lavender, weed and so on and so on. And wherever you go, you will be able to try for free the cheese of your choice before proceeding on the purchase. Cheese is also one of the best souvenirs you can bring back home from your trip! Give it a try!

10 breathtaking absolutely-must-try Dutch experiences in the Netherlands

10 breathtaking absolutely-must-try Dutch experiences in the Netherlands

1. Embark on a canal boat tour in Amsterdam Needless to say, this is an absolutely mandatory thing to do at least once in Amsterdam. Yes, it's a top touristic attraction and people waiting to get in a boat are everywhere,  but this is the only and the best way to admire the great architecture [...]

My first book club: 5 ladies, 5 books and one tiramisu!

My first book club: 5 ladies, 5 books and one tiramisu!

How to escape reality in a Dutch rainy day? Host a book club! I am a big fan of all sort of ''Book challenges'', ''Read-the-world lists'' and ''Absolutely must-read lists'' and one day while listing different ''pins'' on Pinterest in the train, I got the idea to host a Book club at my place and [...]

The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery – book review

The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery – book review

Smart, funny profound book - the bestseller of Muriel Barbery The Elegance of the Hedgehog (L'élégance du hérisson) by Muriel Barbery is one of the most intellectual, funniest and brilliant books I've ever read! The book is a bestseller and it's translated into many languages for a reason! A movie based on the book has [...]