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Dutch Bicycle Craze

When my 3rd comes to pick me up from work, my colleagues know what’s about to go down… We’ll be hopping onto the bike together! It’s not a tandem no, it’s just a regular English Pendleton Somerby. 633 more words


Good looks never go out of style

It is no surprise that both the Netherlands and China have very different opinions on what constitutes good clothing and nice style. You could almost say they are polar opposites, with the Chinese often adhering to more is more and the Dutch to less is more. 410 more words


What’s in a name? (or in this case, a word)

(NB: I know this post is not EXACTLY about the difficulties and journeys of an aspiring writer, but give me a chance. I’m sure I can turn this ramble into something inspirational eventually. 945 more words


Te Awahou Nieuwe Stroom wins the Museum Project Excellence Award

Te Awahou Nieuwe Stroom won the Museum Project Excellence Award at the NZ Museum Awards.

The Project Excellence Award is presented for an outstanding museum or gallery project that contributes to best practice in the Museum sector in Aotearoa New Zealand and demonstrates excellence, relevance, innovation and vision. 37 more words


Kindergarten bento - Last kindergarten picnic (17/May/18)

Every year at my daughter’s kindergarten, they hold an annual spring picnic at the large public park, with compulsory attendance of at least one adult from each family. 83 more words


Bulgaria: Beauties and Beasts

We left beautiful, spectacular Delphi, swishing around a series of hairpins into a mizzly mountain rain and on towards Thessaloniki and the seaside town of Nea Moudania for a last blast of sun before the long trek north. 636 more words

"Why we bike?" Documentary

To the Dutch, cycling is as normal as breathing. We don’t think about it, we just do it. Perhaps the fact that we don’t think about it, is the key to the bicycle’s success in this country. 74 more words

Urban And Regional Planning