About this blog:This blog chronicles the trials, triumphs and tribulations of a Canadian living abroad in the Netherlands.
A few weeks ago, when there was a beautiful sunny break in the bad summer weather we’ve had, Michiel and I went hiking in Germany with his parents. After a summer full of rain and clouds it was wonderful to … Continue reading
Here is the second half of my photos from Italy. These are mostly taken in Cinque Terre. After staying the night in the town called Corniglia, we decided to take the train to one of the other towns — called … Continue reading
In early August, I flew to Rome to meet up with my friend Lori. We’ve been besties since our university days, and she’s currently on a worldly adventure of her own as well! Earlier this year, just after I left … Continue reading
This summer, Michiel and I took a weekend trip to Edinburgh, marking 2 years to the day that we first met in Scotland. A lot can happen in 2 years! We had a nice trip, the Scottish weather cooperated with … Continue reading
While in Bruges, my parents and I watched the movie “In Bruges” in the house where we stayed (great movie). When I was on my walking tour, the guide showed us where some of the most notable shots were filmed, … Continue reading
After my parents came to stay with Michiel and I in Eindhoven, I went with them to Bruges for the weekend. After a lengthy and complicated train ride, we arrived at the little 17th century Flemish house they rented near … Continue reading