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 […]