#1662 – Lichtjesavond 2015

ENGLISH The most happening Christmas-related annual event in Delft this year took place yesterday evening, in an evening that was dubbed the Lichtjesavond. Yeah, an event which, every year, made me wish it was Christmas holiday season already (but it was still not 😛 ). Well, who could blame me when an orchestra was playing this…

#1656 – Eritrea and Winter

ENGLISH So what is the relation between “Eritrea” and winter? Is it winter in Eritrea or what? Well, both were two themes of the last weekend of mine, aside from Digimon Adventure Tri of course 😆 . Going Eritrean On Saturday, my friends and I decided to go out for a dinner. While discussing where to…

#1627 – Photo Tales (25)

ENGLISH As today is the last day of September (wow, September has flied by really fast!!), here are some photos from this month 🙂 Photo #52 This is another example of the temptation to my diet program in September. That weekend I was experimenting to consume no (or next to “no”) carbs at all (which turned out…

#1592 – Address Change

ENGLISH Because I am moving to a new apartment this month, obviously I need to change my official address as well. And I have to do this with several different parties because, well, modern life dictates us to have accounts at several different parties, right? Haha 😛 . First and foremost, the most important one (in…

#1586 – Photo Tales (21)

ENGLISH Photo #41 Two weekends ago my friend and I decided to go out and have dinner together in Rotterdam. We agreed to try an African restaurant and so I was excited about it because it would be my first time having an African dish! Haha 😆 After looking at the menu, I decided to go with…

#1551 – Long Weekend Story: Koningsdag

ENGLISH So we are now in the season which a lot of working people in the Netherlands love. No, not the Spring season; but it is the “long weekend” season, haha 😆 . Including the previous weekend (25 – 26 April), four of the five coming weekends are long weekends! Hell yeah, super amazing, isn’t it?…

#1524 – Saturday Story

ENGLISH The New Delft Station So the town of Delft has been constructing a new central train station for years now because the old one (which first opened in 1847 (yes, as in 168 years ago)) is obviously already too old to handle the current traffic in Delft. Last year in May, an open house…

#1487 – Lichtjesavond 2014

ENGLISH This year (read: last night), I decided to go to the centrum of Delft to enjoy the lichtjesavond. The lichtjesavond, which roughly translates as the “evening of small lights” in Dutch, is an annual event that is held in Delft in the second week of December. In this one evening, the centrum of Delft is…