Sleep and relaxation

Okay, the title is wishful thinking, coming from the mind of a sleep deprived person, but there we go! My last post was only a couple of days ago but life's busy enough that I'm able to write pretty often and easily find things to talk about.The highlight of Thursday night: Walking home with a [...]


I have internet again!

I just got internet in my room and am taking the chance to post this. If the language seems inconsistent it's because this post has been written over a few days. For those of you who want to know what’s going on in Amsterdam, this is for you. For those of you who are sharing [...]

Setting up

Wow, what a busy couple of days. I mean, I knew it was going to be busy but I don't think you ever predict the chaos that will await.The flight yesterday (was it only yesterday!?) was actually quite smooth. Checked in with no problems, no problems at the airport, flight actually flew... a lot better [...]


Tascha time!!!!

Yesterday was a really exciting day for me as I met up with my dear friend Natascha. Tascha had planned to visit England, being from Austria herself, and I delayed my move in order to get to meet her once again. We last saw each other in Vienna where we spent a good few days [...]


A moment back down in Exeter

In a rush to attempt to see a couple of my closest friends before moving out of the country, I managed to steal a couple of days back in Exeter. The plan was to see Lloyd on day one and Nené on day two. I also planned to drop some stroopwafles off at Aimee's as [...]


Castlefest review: Saturday

For introduction post and Thursday round-up click here, for Friday click here.SaturdayMy plan for the morning was to go and catch the very start of Finvarra's set and then go to see Asynje while my mother stayed at the former. I'd heard bits of Finvarra's music and wanted to listen to them live but as [...]


Castlefest review: Friday

For introduction post and Thursday round-up click here FridayFriday was the first day of the festival itself. My mother and I got up early and walked towards the unknown (i.e. a shuttle bus) and waited. The queues of people waiting by Hillegom station must have been quite the sight! Although I would have liked to [...]