#2218 – Some Recent December Stories

ENGLISH If I was happy two weekends ago when I could finally get some rest, I was actually even happier this weekend! It was for the same reason as back then, though; I had a short weekend trip, to Lyon this time around, the weekend prior. If anything, this trip turned out to be more physically…

#2209 – Hello, December!!

ENGLISH Oh wow, I can’t believe today is December already, the last month of 2018! This year for sure has gone by really quickly. It still feels like yesterday that I started 2018 in Los Angeles, having a bloggers meetup with Arman and Christa in Hollywood… But on the other hand I am actually happy…

#2203 – A Dinner and Winter Clothes Shopping

ENGLISH The last team dinner that my team organized was way back in March, which means it has been quite a while indeed, haha. And so it was nice that we organized another one last week. Though, this dinner was actually for a special occassion as we had a few team members moving to several different…

#2119 – Where Was My Spring?

ENGLISH Now that it is June already, this means that we in the Netherlands have pretty much entered Summer this year. This would imply that we have just passed Spring, my favorite season of the four. However to be honest, this year has been quite unusual because … it feels like Spring did not happen…

#2092 – Bubbly Water in Winter

ENGLISH There was something “strange” with my apartment’s tap water this winter. Often when I took it out, it was very “bubbly” (or “cloudy”). The “bubbles” then quickly rose to the top and the water became clear afterwards. I took three sequential photo of it to illustrate as follows, where it went from 1 to…

#2074 – “Warm” Temperature and A Power Bank

ENGLISH Warm, because of the cold! You know, last week the Netherlands was hit by the Beast from the East where, at one point, the real feel of the temperature was –20°C. In short, it was really, really cold, haha. However, since last week’s Sunday, thankfully the temperature has started to go back to normal;…

#2072 – The Beast from the East

ENGLISH I have mentioned it a little bit last week that it was extremely cold in Europe. This was caused by what was dubbed as the “Beast from the East”, or locally known as the “Siberian Bear” in the Netherlands, where cold air from Western Russia was “pushed” towards Europe. And by cold, it was…

#2071 – A Wintery Weekend Trip to Bologna

ENGLISH In the first weekend of February I went on a weekend trip to Bologna, which was the second of the two trips I did that week! Now it is time for the story before it becomes too late and obscure! 😀 The transport My routing on this trip was Amsterdam – Lyon – Bologna…