• Travel
  • Kingsday 2016 – Meeting the royal family

    Kingsway 2016

    The Dutch are known for their love of Orange. There is one day a year when you would think there is a rule against going outside without something orange, and that is Kingsday (formerly known as Queensday). Every year on this day the king visits a city. This city shows its best side while celebrating his birthday. […]

  • Travel
  • The magic of Disneyland Paris

    Disneyland Paris

    Together with my mom, her boyfriend, brother and aunt I went to Disneyland, Paris in Januari 2016. Arriving monday afternoon and leaving thurstday after lunch we did everything we wanted and saw both parks. I just love the magic that surrounds the place (largly fuelled by the music playing and my nostalgia). Big tip is […]

  • City trips
  • Srprs.me citytrip to Dublin


    While having some extra time off in January , I desired to take a trip and explore. Not knowing where to go by myself I looked up a site I heard about: srprs.me. They offer to book you a plane ticket and hotel at a predetermined price. The catch is that they will not tell you where […]

  • Experiences
  • Zookeeper for a day


    On my birthday I got an awesome gift: I got to be zookeeper for a day at Apenheul. After arriving I got a special t-shirt and a zookeeper jacket. Seeing as I had been to Apenheul multiple times I made sure I had a monkey-free bag (all zippers) that I could take with me into […]

  • Photography
  • Slovenian hills and public transport


    While drinking pints of Guinness two friends convinced me to come to Slovenia with them. On a Friday evening the twelve of us boarded the train in Enschede. We went through Gronau, Munster, Kohl, Frankfurt and lastly the train to Zagreb, which we exited early in Jesenice. Here some pictures from the trip from Lake bled, to Stari Fuzing to Ljubljana where […]

  • City trips
  • Berlin


    Juli 2015 I took a short city trip to Berlin with effeweg.nl. It was my first time there and I did all the really touristy stuff. The stories about the wall and how it impacted people’s lives spoke the most to me. It is such a great city with a lot of history. I will […]