#2394 – Some Relaxations

ENGLISH Earlier this week I mentioned that the Netherlands has implemented some relaxations on the restrictions in regards to the COVID-19 pandemic. In that case it was the partial lifting on restrictions on tennis, something which I was super excited about that it became its own post basically, haha 😛 . But tennis isn’t the…

#2393 – Tennis is Back!

ENGLISH Finally some great news! Due to the promising trend on the numbers revolving the COVID-19 pandemic in the Netherlands, as of this week some limited relaxations on the restrictions have been put in place! For once, we are now allowed to play tennis again! Yeay! 😀 I am really, really happy about this! As…

#2391 – Bevrijdingsdag 2020

ENGLISH Today is the Bevrijdingsdag, or the Liberation Day, that is quite a unique day in the Netherlands. While the day is observed every year, it is a national public holiday only once every five years. And guess what? 2020 is that year! Yeay!! Well, not really actually because, you know, COVID-19 happens, lol 😆…

#2390 – Hello, May 2020

ENGLISH So it is May as of today and here in the Netherlands, we are approaching the end of week seven of the intelligent lockdown. The COVID-19 numbers have shown promising trend here, indicating that all the measures and sacrifices we have been making in the past two months or so are working! Which is…

#2389 – Koningsdag 2020

ENGLISH Today is Koningsdag, or the Kings’ Day, here in the Netherlands. Because it is a Monday, this means that this weekend is another long weekend (after another one just two weeks ago), yay! And I got to say that, finally, I am in Amsterdam for a Koningsdag! Koningsdag is always an exciting public holiday…

#2382 – More of Amsterdam Life in the Time of Coronavirus

ENGLISH Dry Hands Life in the time of coronavirus means that we all tend to wash our hands much more often, and thoroughly. Well, okay I understand I perhaps shouldn’t generalize this, but this statement holds true at least for me, haha. As a side effect of this, though, the back of my hands have…

#2380 – Amsterdam Life in the Time of Coronavirus

ENGLISH So as we all know, the world is currently battling the COVID-19 pandemic; which, of course, the Netherlands is also in the middle of. I have been WFH since the beginning of last week, basically from the moment I returned from my Southeast Asia Trip, haha. So far, well, I have been trying to…

#2377 – Hello From Amsterdam

ENGLISH As I mentioned earlier and as my Instagram followers (@azilko) have known, I went to Southeast Asia earlier this month and now it has been about one week since I was back in Europe. I will write the story of the trip a little bit later on. Unless you are living under the rock,…