#2136 – This Summer Thus Far in Amsterdam

ENGLISH From my experience, this Summer has been a rather unusual Summer in the Netherlands. “Unusual” as in it hasn’t rained that often, the temperature has, in many days, been in the warmer scale, and, most surprisingly, the weather has been sunny in many days too!! This trend has occurred since around May though which,…

#2069 – Hello, March

ENGLISH So here we are now, already two months into the year of 2018. Here are some stories from my February. February Generally, February is the coldest month of the year in the Netherlands; and this was indeed also the case this year, especially in the last week or so. However, surprisingly the weather was…

#2032 – November 2017 Indonesia Trip (Part III: Yogyakarta)

ENGLISH Posts in the November 2017 Indonesia Trip series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Getting to Indonesia 3. Part II: Jakarta 4. Part III: Yogyakarta 5. Part IV: The Wedding 6. Part V: Solo 7. Part VI: Back to Europe The Weather Situation With the trip taking place in November, I knew that weather-wise it…

#1837 – Why I Don’t Like Fall

ENGLISH A lot of people say they love Fall/Autumn, mainly because of something like this: , which is correct, btw, and I agree with this particular condition. However, I actually put this season as my least favorite of the four. Here is why. (#antimainstream #SEO) One word which, to me now, describes this season the best…

#1710 – Some Mid-March Stories

ENGLISH It is already halfway through March, and here are some stories from Delft this month: Cold Ironically, I feel like this month of March has been the coldest month this winter (I am writing this sentence just after coming back home at 9 PM on a Wednesday evening). To be honest I find this really…

#1602 – Stormy Weekend

ENGLISH On the weekend before my departure to Indonesia almost two weeks ago, the Netherlands was struck with another big storm. The wind would be so strong that KNMI (the Dutch meteorology institute) released a code red warning for the country, basically asking everyone to stay home/indoor for the day. Well, this warning made perfect sense because…

#1488 – Some Current Stories About This Winter

ENGLISH So obviously it is winter already here in the Netherlands. And winter positively correlates with low(er) temperature, which has also been the case lately. Like at one point last week, the temperature outside at 14:00 or 2 PM was 0°C. And as the screenshot of a weather app indicated above, even though technically the…

#1481 – Maybe, It Is Winter Already

ENGLISH Now that it is the end of November already (wow time does fly really fast!), I think I have to admit to myself that, probably, winter has, indeed, already come. In the sense that in the past two weeks, the temperature has (dramatically) dropped and I started to feel that it is cold now,…