Hiking day ⸙ Posbank, Veluwezoom National Park

I gave my dad a train ticket for Father’s Day and we would go where ever he wanted to. We (well, he) decided to go hiking in Veluwezoom National Park, in the middle of the Netherlands. We got out of the train in a place called Dieren (which is Dutch for animals) and we immediately encountered a cat. Coincidence? I don’t think so 😉

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A day in Zwolle (+ mini city guide)

I’ve passed through Zwolle at least a hundred times in my life. The only thing of the city I used to see was the Koperen Toren, a tower on the highway. I find that building particularly ugly, so I always believed that Zwolle was ugly as well. When I first visited two years ago I turned out to be so wrong: the city center is very pretty! Last weekend I went to a birthday party near Zwolle, so I decided to spend part of the day in the city. Besides an unexpected half marathon that made it nearly impossible to get back to the train station it was a lovely afternoon. Continue reading for more photographs, an overview of my day and some tips.

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A day in Amsterdam (+ mini city guide)

Saturday I spent the day in Amsterdam with my mom. For Mother’s Day I gave her a train ticket and told her she could choose where we’d go for a day. Amsterdam it was. We did a walking tour, went out for lunch, did some shopping to dodge the rain, ate cake in the 9 streets and enjoyed the otherwise lovely weather. Continue reading for more photographs and a mini city guide!

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