This week’s Weekly Photo Challenge theme is “perspective”. Sitting at one of the terraces beneath the Domtoren yesterday, enjoying the sunshine, I couldn’t resist this photo of the tower, specifically because of the perspective. Some of the building and some … Continue reading ?
Hi! I'm also going to move to the Netherlands next year (for studyind/working). Your blog was very interesting and useful for me. Dank je wel!!:) Waiting for the new stories about Holland.
"but luckily for me Holland is used to refer to the entire country in most cases now" Maybe this is the case in the two certain western provinces, but not in the other ones...
I think I get the difference between the UK and England, but what confuses me is the difference between being British and being English. One and the same? In the states one is American, not, er, Statian etc. Ah, terminology. Lovely blog you have here!
They are, I didn't know that. LOL But then I was never good in Geography.
It’s been a spectacular weekend weatherwise. Lots of sunshine, warm temps, and general loveliness. Today, we went for a walk around town with plans to stop over at Ledig Erf for drinks in the sun. Of course, I think everyone … Continue reading ?
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Wow, this is wonderful! You're getting all of the attention you deserve to receive with your great blog! Big round of applause!!! Keep it up - I hope more great things begin to happen for you via this outlet, and in the meantime I have A LOT of catching up to do with your blog! Off to the reading I go :-)
Jules - I'm still waiting for them to kick me out.
LOL, I'm amazed that you're allowed back in Amsterdam after filming the bar scene!
Invader Stu - I like to keep people guessing :p Barb - Glad you liked it :) Kendar of the North - Hi Kendar. Welcome to the blog. I agree with you that bitterballen are better when drunk :) Fabio - Close. We were in St Jame's Gate just one or two doors down. Suus - I'm also English. Show More Summary
Congrats! I am a long time reader but have never commented. I enjoy your views about the Dutch, because my family and I are Dutch but I have never lived in Holland. I love all the observations and most of the time, my response is I never thought of it that way!
Today is World Book Day. Every day should be World Book Day! Whether paperback, hardback, or ebook (eback?), books are wonderful things. I tend to read mostly ebooks at this point, due to convenience, but at heart I still prefer … Continue reading ?
While I was in the Stadhuis last week to see the Donker Utrecht exhibit, I ended up exploring a bit more of the building than I’d seen in the past. Along one of the back hallways I saw some interior … Continue reading ?
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Omnia Hegazy is a singer-songwriter from New York City, but her music is influenced by her Middle Eastern heritage and her world views about women's rights and politics. Grace Cover your face Before you poison all our souls Cover your...Show More Summary
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Last year, as part of the Treaty of Utrecht anniversary celebrations, a massive photo canvas was hung from the front of the Stadhuis, signifying the various parties involved in the historic agreement. The image was a composite of photos taken … Continue reading ?