Amsterdam students on wheels

When I was a student in Amsterdam and I was looking for a job, I stumbled upon an ad in the newspaper for a babysitting gig in De Jordaan (a lovely neighborhood that was close to mine). It was for Elisabeth (then 6, now 24) and Titus (then 3, now 21). They were really fun (and still are), as were their parents, who also became good friends. Now Lies and Ties are both students (Lies is a Psychology major and Read More

Ride with me Barcelona

When I was 18, I lived for one year in Barcelona to learn Spanish (this is me on top of Tibidabo). This was my first experience living by myself and abroad. I absolutely loved it, and lived the experience to the max. At some point I got a bike, and started riding around. I vividly remember biking down to the market - the Boqueria - early in the morning from Gracia, the neighborhood where I lived, and buying one kilo Read More