I’m squeezing this post in, in between my Vietnam series, because this week is your last chance to catch the fabulous exhibition Nyonya Needlework at the Peranakan Museum Singapore. Peranakan Museum Singapore The Peranakan Museum is a delightful museum, which I visit about once per year. The building is beautiful outside and inside and the […]
Outsider Art Museum Amsterdam Remember my post about Het Dolhuys – museum of the mind- in Haarlem? Well, Outsider Art Museum Amsterdam is a new museum in Amsterdam and it originates from a collaboration between the Dolhuys, The Hermitage and organisation Cordaan. They currently have an exhibition going on about outsider art in China. Ofcourse I had […]
Zwolle has some interesting museums. Unfortunately they were ‘in between’ exhibits at the time I visited Zwolle, so I did not have a chance to check them out. That doesn’t mean I can’t tell you all you need to know though! Museums in Zwolle Museum De Fundatie Zwolle’s most famous and interesting museum is Museum […]
Dogs in Tokyo tend to be as stylish as their owners. Cats find homes with the homeless of Tokyo.
What is Strijp-R in Eindhoven Strijp-S is a well-known hipster-haven in one of Eindhoven’s former factory neighborhoods. Strijp-R, the name of the neighboring area, is less known, but everybody knows it’s main attraction: the huge terrain of Piet Hein Eek, one of Holland’s most famous designers. I knew of him and of his work […]
About 14 years ago, I met my friend Jessica through tango. She gave tango-lessons in my hometown and we became friends. Jessica is a special lady with lots of talents. She is one of the best tango teachers I know, she’s a great chef, gardener and an artist. Ofcourse she’s a cool, sweet woman too, otherwise we […]
Christmas always comes early in Singapore. What does Christmas look like in tropical Singapore and where and when are the best Christmas decorations and celebrations this year? Let me show you. Christmas light up ceremony Last weekend -mid november!- was the official Christmas Light Up ceremony at Shaw House Urban Plaza. My plan was […]
Hinduism plays a big role in Balinese culture and traditions. So does animism. Despite all modernizations on Bali, ancient traditions are still omnipresent in daily life, everywhere on the island. Traditional Bali still exists.
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Running into this cyclist and his two doggies on the streets in Singapore made my day. He does not dress them up each day. “Only one weekends, ma’am.”, he told me, when I asked him. The self-made supa-hero costumes and helmets are hilarious. Endearing too. I stood there with a stupid smile from ear to ear. Encounters […]