#2264 – This Week’s Story

ENGLISH This week has been … an interesting one for me. I started this week with quite a jetlag as I was back in Amsterdam on Sunday morning from my sudden last-minute “trip” to Indonesia for my dad’s passing earlier this month. And as I have shared a few days ago, right now I am…

#2263 – 2019 Spring Trip to SE Asia (The Destinations)

ENGLISH As I shared in December, at the time I had already had travelling plans through the first half of 2019. Some of these plans actually formed two big trips in Spring this year. The first one is coming quite soon, and I have decided to still go on this trip. And so it is…

#2222 – The 2018 Year-End Trip (The Destinations)

ENGLISH Since I moved to the Netherlands in 2010, I have had a streak of going on a trip at the end of a year. Well, 2011 being an exception, of course, haha; but other than that year, I went to Italy in 2010, France and Italy in 2012, England in 2013, India in 2014, USA (Boston and New York) and…

#2214 – A Weekend Story

ENGLISH After my Summer weekend trip to Lyon last year, Aggy recommended another short trip to Lyon for La Fête des Lumières (the Festival of Light) that is held every December. I couldn’t go last year because my UK tourist visa was expiring soon which made me think of using it one more time, haha. I ended…

#2213 – My Recent Shopping Spree

ENGLISH A New Pair of (Tennis) Shoes The tennis shoes that I bought in early 2017 are actually still in good condition now. This, of course, is nice but on the other hand, I have started to get “bored” with their colour and model, haha 😛 . And so last week I decided to browse…

#2205 – Some Things About This Week

ENGLISH This week has been … interesting to say the least. First of all, the temperature has been getting colder and colder. Even at some points this week, the real feel temperature went subzero! Haha 😀 . This put my new winter jacket to the test though; and I am glad to say that it…

#2161 – The Big Three Oh Trip

ENGLISH If I tell you that I was born in 1988, you would understand why this year is a big year to me. Yep people, I am turning 30 this year. Like, OMG!!! As clearly this is a big year in my life, I have decided since long ago that I would make a “big…

#2144 – A Tennis Match and A Trip Planning

ENGLISH A Tennis Match Two weeks ago, the trainer of my tennis lesson couldn’t make it last minute. But me and the other guys were already there in the tennis club at the time, so nonetheless we decided to hit some balls. And of course, then we decided to play a doubles match to make…