Tag Archives: Amsterdam

Taste of Sushi workshop @ Okura Hotel

A couple of weeks ago, Michiel and I went to Okura Hotel in Amsterdam for a sushi making workshop! The cooking course was his birthday gift from me, since I know how much he loves Japanese cuisine. All in all, … Continue reading

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Our trip to Haarlem & the beach

Oh, the neglect! I haven’t posted anything here in a while, have I? My bad. I don’t know what happened there. Sometimes when you have so many things you want to write about, and so many tidbits jingling around in … Continue reading

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The Read Sisters do Amsterdam

Last week, my sister came to visit me! We toured around Amsterdam together and then she came to stay with us in Eindhoven, before catching her flight to Greece with a friend on Thursday. (The same day Michiel and I … Continue reading

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Queen’s Day (Koninginnedag) madness in Amsterdam!

Saturday was Queen’s Day in the Netherlands. The place to be is Amsterdam, because it is one massive party. Everyone dresses up in as much orange gear as they possibly can, and takes to the streets with beer in hand … Continue reading

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