Tag Archives: amsterdam
June 10, 2015

Eat like a local in Amsterdam: FEBO

Whenever we travel abroad, we often try to gain a sense of authenticity while immersed in an entirely new culture, staying away from the comforts of home to embrace the life of the locals. There is more to exploring a country than those traditional tourist itineraries, and according to Travel Weekly, our hunger for real […]

August 21, 2013

Dining & Design at Droog in Amsterdam

A recent trip to Amsterdam found me recharging for a few hours at Droog, a light and lovely studio, cafe and hotel in the historical centre of this city known as “Venice of the North”. Crossing everyday objects with pleasing and functional art, Studio Droog is a beautiful space that offers well-designed and quirky pieces […]

November 28, 2012

The Traveler & The Tattoo

Over the years I’ve contemplated getting a tattoo to mark my love of travel, colour & design. Today I got to wondering how many others have tattooed themselves while on the road. Surely people get tattooed while traveling to ink their adventures & their confidence on their skin.  I wonder if the destination and the […]

November 21, 2010

International Art in the Redlight

I recently had the chance to visit “De Oude Kerk” in Amsterdam where Emptiness? an international art exhibition put on by Stichting Art in the Redlight was being held. Installation art made up a good part of the exhibition complimented by various forms of art on canvas including one of my favourites: ballpoint pen on […]