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Europe

Belgium

Oostende and culinary event l’Ostendaise

  If they know one thing really well (they know more than that ofcourse, but that is besides the point) in Oostende it is how to prepare fish, so when we heard we would be in Oostende during the two day culinary event centered around fish I did a little happy dance. The number of fish restaurants in this Belgian…

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Europe, Italy

Natta cafe – Como, Italy

Going out for dinner for me has a lot to do with the atmosphere of a place.. If I would have to choose between a fantastic meal but an otherwise unattractive and uninviting place or a maybe slightly less fantastic meal but a fantastic place than I would go for the last one Would you? What is the number one…

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Citytrips, Europe, Europe Citytrips, Finland, other stuff, Travel, Workshops

The heat is on in Helsinki – Helsinki Foto 2014

It’s been almost a year since we met Mari during the workshop that Meeta, Sandy and I organised in Amsterdam last year. If we were interested in doing a workshop in Helsinki maybe? On the spot we set the date for Helsinki 2014, on a sunny terrace in Amsterdam. The planning went on for months. Locations, sponsors, participants, the program……

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Europe, Switzerland, Travel

Around Lake Lugano

Part 2 of my travel story to Lugano starts with the beginning really. Because the first thing I did on friday after arriving was take a look at the lake. 😉 For the occassion I had borrowed Hermin’s bike and went bravely on my way. Camera bag around my shoulder and off I went. But uh… as it turns out…

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Europe, Italy

Verona, Italy

The weather forecast for the weekend Lugano and surrounding wasn’t really that great. I would arrive on Thursday and from Friday onwards it would start to rain endlessly until I came home on Tuesday at which point the weather man predicted sun… Yes, really… And the Friday did start rather gloomy; it was dry but it didn’t look like it…

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Europe, France, Sleeping, Travel

Villa Aurenjo – Orange, France

Sometimes I have a really tough life… 😉 Case in point was my trip last week to sunny Provence by invitation of Villa Aurenjo, who needed some new photos taken for their new website. And I was so impressed with the beautiful location that I figured it would be logical to let you in on the secret. Because if you…

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Europe, Italy

Italy – Alba, La Terraza sulle tori

We had been planning our trip to Tuscany for a while now. We would go via France, have a stopover in a conveniently located town called Alba and then move on further down into Tuscany. Alba, we picked mainly because it was en route and seemed to be ok for passing through. It didn’t really start very well. We couldn’t…

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Trastevere by night
Europe, Europe Citytrips, Italy

Rome – city of many faces

Yes, we’re back! Our start of our weekend in Rome was a little weird. Originally we were supposed to go Friday morning but due to Tom’s grandpa’s funeral we had to rearrange flights and everything to leave later on Fridaynight. So after the funeral we changed clothes at a gasstation and drove on to the airport. I was happy that…

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