#1940 – My Transport Card

ENGLISH With me moving to Amsterdam, you would probably think my commuting cost would also be cheaper now given that I live in the same city as where I work. Actually it is the contrary, I pay more for transportation now than when I still lived in Delft! Haha 😆 . You see, obviously my office…

#1886 – The Railway Industry in the Netherlands

ENGLISH In this post I would like to share some knowledge about rail transport industry in the Netherlands which even quite many Dutch people (at least based on those I know) are not really aware of 🙂 . As this is just a blog post, obviously I will not get to too much details as there are a lot…

#1851 – NS’ New Timetable and Disruptions

ENGLISH New Timetable Last week, the Netherlands Railway (Nederlandse Spoorwegen/NS) released their new timetable. Actually, they do this in December every year. However, this year is special because the change was the biggest one in recent years. And as a commuter between Delft and Amsterdam, this change has a significant impact on me. Now, there are…

#1603 – Photo Tales (22)

ENGLISH Here are a few left-over photos from my super impromptu weekend trip to London last month to watch Wimbledon. Photo #44a and #44b After the ferry departed from Hoek van Holland at 10 PM and while the sky was still bright enough, obviously I decided to go out to the open deck to enjoy…

#1162 – Mid-December Trip: Antwerp

ENGLISH So, I just came back from a literally 24-hour trip to Antwerp. As I said two weeks ago, I arranged this trip to watch a tennis exhibition match between Kim Clijsters and Venus Williams which would be Kim Clijsters’ last tennis match ever. So how did it go? Well, here we go: Day –2…

#1006 – Saturday Story

ENGLISH Friday evening, just as usual this quarter, I had a tennis lesson in the ballooned courts in TU Delft’s Sport Centre. This week, we studied how to serve, and I must say this was quite tricky. A few elements have to go right for a good serve to be produced. For me, two of…