Mysteries of Utrecht #1: The Letters of Utrecht

Once I was making my way down through the Oudegracht in direction to Ledig Erf and I you found some peculiar letters written on the stones of the sidewalk. I was so intrigued that I decided to solve this mistery! Follow me on this journey through The Letters of Utrecht! What are The Letters of... Continue Reading →

De Stijl in Utrecht – 100 years of Dutch Design

Did you ever walk through Utrecht, wondering what all those colourful blocks on store windows mean? Or stumbled across the gigantic chair in the city centre? I took a crack at the famous Dutch design movement called ‘De Stijl’ to answer those questions!

Utrecht’s hidden gems ~ Kanaalstraat

A new city means finding new interesting spots, doesn’t it? In this second blog about Utrecht’s hidden gems I’ll take you to one of the messiest yet most colourful streets of Utrecht. It’s located in Lombok, close by the central station and not even 10 minutes by bike from the city centre. When you first... Continue Reading →

Utrecht’s hidden gems ~ Voorstraat

A new city means finding new interesting spots, doesn’t it? At least that’s the thought I had when I was abroad. In this new rubric I’m welcoming you to Utrecht's hidden gems, which are not visible if you don’t know the city that well. Started by one of my favourite streets: The Voorstraat. I love... Continue Reading →

Dutch celebrities over the borders

As one of the smallest countries in the world, we’re not that visible on the worldmap, but the more we are ‘celebrity land’. It all started by our famous painters, which get famous all over the world. You can’t open an history of art-book anymore without seeing a several of Dutch artworks.  For ages a... Continue Reading →

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