#2436 – The Holiday Season

ENGLISH It’s the second half of December already which means the Christmas and New Year holiday season is just around the corner. Time “flies” btw, as so it feels like, as somehow we are already at the end of the year! Usually this is time for the festive season here in the Netherlands, and Europe…

#2435 – A New Lockdown

ENGLISH Starting from today, a hard lockdown is imposed in the Netherlands. This is due to the increasing trend of the number of COVID-19 infections in the past two weeks or so, despite the initial (premature) promising sign of the effect of the partial lockdown restrictions which has been in place since mid-October. This hard…

#2433 – Hello December

ENGLISH Yeay it’s December, the last month of 2020! I am quite sure that many of us couldn’t wait for 2020 to end and for 2021 to be a much brighter year, haha. Speaking of December, as of today in the Netherlands masks are mandatory to be worn in indoor spaces (there are exceptions, of…

#2429 – This Weekend

ENGLISH This September I mentioned that at that point, I had had two trips (within Europe) planned. The first one was my long weekend trip to Porto, Portugal last month. And the second one should have taken place this weekend, where I would have travelled on a weekend trip to Rome, Italy. Yep, third conditional,…

#2375 – Toronto, Casa Loma, and ROM

ENGLISH Posts in the 2019 Year End Trip series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: KLM Business Class Boeing 747-400 Upper Deck Amsterdam to Toronto 3. Part II: Toronto (1) 4. Part III: Niagara Falls, Canada 5. Part IV: Niagara Falls, USA 6. Part V: Toronto (2) 7. Part VI: Air France Business Class Airbus A350-900…

#2371 – The American Niagara Falls

ENGLISH Posts in the 2019 Year End Trip series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: KLM Business Class Boeing 747-400 Upper Deck Amsterdam to Toronto 3. Part II: Toronto (1) 4. Part III: Niagara Falls, Canada 5. Part IV: Niagara Falls, USA 6. Part V: Toronto (2) 7. Part VI: Air France Business Class Airbus A350-900…

#2368 – The Canadian Niagara Falls

ENGLISH Posts in the 2019 Year End Trip series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: KLM Business Class Boeing 747-400 Upper Deck Amsterdam to Toronto 3. Part II: Toronto (1) 4. Part III: Niagara Falls, Canada 5. Part IV: Niagara Falls, USA 6. Part V: Toronto (2) 7. Part VI: Air France Business Class Airbus A350-900…