Travel

Holiday Gems | 5 things you must do in Mallorca

If you’re still uncertain about where to find the sun this summer, look no further! Mallorca is the perfect place for an afforable gettaway during the warmer months. The beautiful Spanish island has so much to offer! Rather than spending a full week glued to the beach, there’s a lot of fun activities and places […]

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Getting over your fear of flying

As a Dutchie living in England and a lover of travelling, planes are like buses to me. I fly at least eight times a year; sometimes even more. This includes visiting my hometown in the Netherlands, going back to my home in Manchester and holidays. And even with all these flights every year, I am still scared […]

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Dream holiday destinations | Palm Springs

In this new little segment I’ll talk about the places that I haven’t been to yet, but would love to visit and why! As a traveler, I’ve been to many different countries and cities but that only makes me more excited to discover new places. Today I’d love to talk to you about one of […]

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Pokemon Go Safari Zone Review

On September 16 (my birthday!) my boyfriend and I were in Paris for the first Pokemon Go Safari Zone event. I’ve been loving Pokemon Go since it first came out and when we heard there was a special event being hosted on my birthday, we decided we had to be there! Now I’m back in […]

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Four reasons to visit Austria in Summer

Last week I spent hiking in the beautiful Austrian mountains with my family. We didn’t have any summer plans – only me going back to the Netherlands to visit them – but my mom spontaneously booked a holiday on a Monday and we left on the Tuesday. I’ve been to Austria countless times, mainly in […]

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Visiting Rome

In 2015 I visited Rome for a few days with my mom and my sisters. Back then, I wrote about what we did in those five days and give some tips for future Rome travels. They’re still relevant to today, which is why I decided to post this older post onto the new blog. Enjoy! […]

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The resources I use to learn Japanese

Almost a year ago I started taking Japanese classes at my university. I already had some basic knowledge from self-study but the “pressure” of having deadlines helps me revise much better than having to do it all by myself. Also having a Japanese native teaching me the things I find difficult saves me a lot […]

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Learning Japanese

I am studying Japanese! Yes, the language that seems so difficult associated with anime and sushi. On top of my normal English and Creative Writing degree course I take extra Japanese classes as my university provides them and I didn’t want to miss out on the opportunity to learn Japanese from a Japanese teacher. I’ve […]

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