travel-lifestyle-diaries
Finding "La Tartiflette" Dinner in Val Cenis, French Alps

Finding "La Tartiflette" Dinner in Val Cenis, French Alps

Oh wow, the time has passed so quickly. We are almost one week here in the French Alps and the winter sports holiday is almost coming to an end.We are enjoying the holiday very much and I will be posting more stories about our experiences and...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-19 16:05:23
First Day of Skiing in Val Cenis (French Alps)

First Day of Skiing in Val Cenis (French Alps)

Hi - Bonjour! I am writing from the French Alps =)It's winter and its that time again for the yearly wintersports holiday!We arrived in the Alps Saturday afternoon. The weather was looking good but that does not say for the weather the next day....
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-16 16:05:23
Strolling the Quays of Zurich (Mythenquai) and Brunch at the Quai 61

Strolling the Quays of Zurich (Mythenquai) and Brunch at the Quai 61

When I was in Zurich in 2016, I went to eat at the Seerestaurant Quai 61, a lakeside restaurant in the Enge Quarter of the city that sits on stilts in the harbour area of Mythenquai. I went with girlfriend Bubbles and M who I met up when they were...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-06 16:06:02
My Daily Life in the Netherlands #005

My Daily Life in the Netherlands #005

Happy New Year!I was in Paris, France between Christmas and New Years meeting up with an old girlfriend, Pinpin. We visited the gorgeous Palace of Versailles.This is IJsselstein centrum, taken during one of our visits in December.Hope everyone is...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-04 16:06:15
Greek Islands: An Evening in Lefkada Town and Dinner at Taverna Kato Vrisi

Greek Islands: An Evening in Lefkada Town and Dinner at Taverna Kato Vrisi

It has been more than a year since we were in Lefkada Island for the yearly Greek summer holiday.Pedestrian-only shopping streets of Lefkada town.Taverna Kato Vrisi where we had dinner.The capital city bears the same name of the island and is easily...
Travels-Blogs - 2017-12-27 16:06:06
Zurich: I Stayed at Hotel Uto Kulm in Uetliberg for the Panoramic Views

Zurich: I Stayed at Hotel Uto Kulm in Uetliberg for the Panoramic Views

I am a sucker for panoramic views. Well, any views on that matter really...The view of Zurich from my hotel room window.In Zurich, I stayed at the Hotel Uto Kulm in Uetliberg, the highest mountain in the Zurich plateau, mainly for the panoramic city...
Travels-Blogs - 2017-12-27 16:06:06
Lefkada, Greece: Lovely Dinner at the Seaside Restaurant in Geni

Lefkada, Greece: Lovely Dinner at the Seaside Restaurant in Geni

This was our last dinner in Lefkada. I am not sure if we saved the best for last, but this was one of the good dinners we have had on the island.The view from the Geni peninsula.I was quite curious about Seaside Restaurant because, on TripAdvisor,...
Travels-Blogs - 2017-12-24 16:05:30
Outdoor Dining Scene and Local Market in Nydri, Lefkada

Outdoor Dining Scene and Local Market in Nydri, Lefkada

Outdoor markets and food centers are not a big thing in the Greek Islands. I do not really know why.I am not complaining though because the islands have more to offer than markets, such as the picture above of dining right on the water.It is a bit...
Travels-Blogs - 2017-12-19 16:05:43
Visiting the Christmas Market in Duisburg, Germany

Visiting the Christmas Market in Duisburg, Germany

It is that time of the year again! The holiday season. Christmas.I have invited the Dutch mother and her niece to go with us to a Christmas Market in Germany. We were thinking of the nearest city from the border near us which would either be...
Travels-Blogs - 2017-12-18 16:06:52
Photos of the Amsterdam Gay Pride Canal Parade 2017

Photos of the Amsterdam Gay Pride Canal Parade 2017

These photos are a bit late but better late than never =)The Amsterdam Gay Pride Canal Parade is a yearly event held in the summer usually on the first Saturday of August.I think it is a unique event for the Gay Pride movement because most of the...
Travels-Blogs - 2017-12-17 16:05:45
Best Balkan Trip Meal: Seafood Platter at Lacroma Restaurant on Lokrum Island

Best Balkan Trip Meal: Seafood Platter at Lacroma Restaurant on Lokrum Island

I am not joking. Bubbles and I swear on this meal.Mouthwatering -devour me now- lunch in Lokrum Island.We are enjoying these lemon beers =)Our delicious lunch at Lacroma Restaurant (LR) on Lokrum Island in Dubrovnik, Croatia was the best ever meal...
Travels-Blogs - 2017-12-11 16:07:04
Lokrum Island (Croatia): Nature Spots Photo Essay

Lokrum Island (Croatia): Nature Spots Photo Essay

Pictures speak a thousand words![To read the rest of the post and see more pictures, click the READ MORE link below] Read more »~~~o~o~o~o~o~o~o~~~
Travels-Blogs - 2017-12-04 16:07:20
Lokrum Island (Croatia): Benedictine Abbey Ruins, Annunciation Church and Game of Thrones

Lokrum Island (Croatia): Benedictine Abbey Ruins, Annunciation Church and Game of Thrones

April is not the best time to visit Dubrovnik if the intention is to visit the outlying islands. It?s still a bit cold and you will not be able to swim. May perhaps is much better.The Benedictine Abbey ruins in Lokrum Island.In the boat going to...
Travels-Blogs - 2017-12-03 16:07:06
Visiting the Royal Deft: Delfts Blauw, De Koninklijke Porceleyne Fles

Visiting the Royal Deft: Delfts Blauw, De Koninklijke Porceleyne Fles

If you are going to imitate something, then you better do it well. Or perhaps, better"That?s the story in a nutshell with Royal Delft, the porcelain company (Koninklijke Porceleyne Fles) with roots going back to the second half of the 16th...
Travels-Blogs - 2017-11-30 16:07:19
Delft, Netherlands: The Market Square and Lunch at Het Konings Huys

Delft, Netherlands: The Market Square and Lunch at Het Konings Huys

My long-time friend, Bubbles wanted to visit a city in the Netherlands that she hasn't been to. Well, that's going to be an easy task for me as there's a n abundance of pretty little Dutch cities. Most of them in fact I have already...
Travels-Blogs - 2017-11-26 16:05:44
My Daily Life in the Netherlands #004

My Daily Life in the Netherlands #004

The main update for this daily life series is the good news that we bought a new house! Yup, last October was the big day when we signed the papers =)This is the showroom of our (house/project) contractor.Moi standing in front of the future house....
Travels-Blogs - 2017-11-23 16:08:19
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