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Rain rain go away (Or: Life I Live festival in The Hague)

King’s day was on Wednesday this year, which meant that the Life I Live festival took place the night before. In short, the night before the holiday the center of the city closes down for the festival, with various music stages set up around the area. 118 more words

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Voting in The Hague (Or: The Ukraine referendum)

Marco and I went to a voting center in the neighborhood to vote on the Ukraine referendum (ABC news – English). Well, he voted – I can’t yet. 259 more words

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Hop on, hop off (Or: New tourist tram in The Hague)

In June of this year, The Hague will begin a hop-on, hop-off tram service aimed at tourists (Article: English | Dutch).

From the English article: “The Tourist Tram, in historical cream with a green trim, is launching in June. 200 more words

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And the lights are on (Or: Den Hag Verlicht)

As I mentioned in my previous post, tonight was “Den Haag Verlicht” – the celebration of the Grote Marktstreet’s revitalization by turning on the lights. 45 more words

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On the rocks (Or: Hometown coffee)

On Sunday Marco and I went to Hometown Coffee. It was Easter but a lot of cafés and restaurants were open regardless. This cafe is close to… 24 more words

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Almost spring time (Or: The last reminders of winter)

Here is a photo of a mural on the side of Eat Company, a café near the Grote Kerk:

And here is link to the artist Sophia den Breems. Nice work!

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Selling oranges at Centraal Station (Or: All in a day's work)

Recently Marco and I ended up leaving the house together in the morning, as he had to catch a train to Utrecht for work. As we were walking, we were passed by a fruit seller riding his cart. 62 more words

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