Bookstore Dominicanen in Maastricht

Some say it’s the most beautiful bookstore in the world. That I can’t say, but it is definitely in the world’s top 5 and the most beautiful bookstore of the Netherlands. The Dominicanen Bookstore that is housed in an old church is something not to miss when visiting the southern Dutch city Maastricht. For me, a […]

Shopping Guide Amsterdam: De Pijp part 1

Although I visit Amsterdam quite often, I hardly ever blog about my trips to the big city. Time for a change! Coming months I would like to share a few of my favourite shops in Amsterdam, as I also do in Paris and London. I would like to start with neighbourhood De Pijp. De Pijp […]

Tasty kitchenware from La Cocotte

If you’re ever in Paris, you should definitely pay a visit to La Cocotte. La Cocotte is a lovely bookstore nested in the very lively Faidherbe-Chaligny neighborhood in the 11th arrondisement. They sell everything related to cooking: Cookbooks, history books on cooking, funny books about foods that make you fart (and their fart-antidote recipes), food design […]