Autumn’s glory on the Clingendael estate

There’s no doubt about it, autumn is here in all its glory. Unlike other years we are enjoying a sunny October which means even more colourful leaves. In Park Clingendael in The Hague it is especially a colourful spectacle as the Japanese Garden is open again to the public. The Japanese garden has limited access: […]

Weekend Tip: Viktor & Rolf Fashion exhibition

This week is your last chance to visit the ‘Viktor & Rolf – Fashion Artists 25 years’ exhibition in the Kunsthal museum in Rotterdam. I visited it a few weeks ago, just in time because it’s only running until September 30. The Dutch designer duo is renowned for their ‘radical’ vision that fashion is ‘wearable […]

Crete Travel Diary: Roadtrip to Elafonisi Lagoon and Beach

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On my first day in Chania Crete, I went on a road trip to the South-west of the island, to explore the lagoon and beach Elafonisi. The drive from my hotel took about 1.5-2 hours despite it being only 50 km. Reason is that you have to drive through the mountains and small idyllic Greek […]

Mark your Calendar for the VT Wonen & Design Exhibition

From September 28 till October 4th the RAI in Amsterdam is once again home to the annual and biggest Dutch home decor fair. Although the name changed from Woonbeurs to VT Wonen & Design Beurs, the objectives are still the same. During the fair you can get inspiration and advise for your home decor and […]

Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy 4th Advent

As I’m writing this post I hear the church bells reaching further than usual on the wind. It’s such a magical time. Only a few more nights till Christmas, time has really flown by this year. Happy 4th Advent, enjoy these special days!

You’re invited to celebrate my 1000th post!

Pop the cork! Today is my 1000th blog post! Since I started in September 2011 I have written 1000 posts, reviewed many products, tried and tested hotels and restaurants, and created recipes and table settings. So I’m very proud of this accomplishment! To celebrate this I would like to invite YOU to a festive lunch […]