Category Archives: Travel

Best fun, most delicious, outside dinner in Indonesia

When eating abroad, often I find that the place where you eat is just as novel and exciting as the food that you eat there. One of the most fun places we went to for dinner in Indonesia, was the night … Continue reading

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Return from the Emerald – at least we’ve still got the gado gado

Welcome back! Did you have a nice summer? Did you enjoy the holidays? I sure did, and because I don’t want to go back to the harsh and rainy realities of real life, I’m going to pretend I’m still in … Continue reading

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The Emerald of the Equator, part II: nasi goreng

This week in the series Dutch Indonesian food: nasi goreng, the most famous Indonesian dish of them all. First of all, what exactly is nasi goreng? Nasi means rice in Bahasa Indonesia, goreng means fried, so there you go, fried rice. … Continue reading

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Every day is barbecue day when you’re in China

One of my favourite things about my trip in China were the ubiquitous barbecues. From about 5pm until around midnight, you’ll find barbecues on every other street corner (and long after midnight you’ll still find some scattered here and there, … Continue reading

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The Chinese delicacies I promised are here

Ní hào, and welcome back! I hope you all had a lovely summer. I sure did. In China. Where I was. Which was awesome. If you’ve ever been to China, you’ll know that there’s no way to explain this beautiful … Continue reading

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Goodbye to the dictatress, hello to the queen

Hello, and thanks for stopping by to wave me off! This is the last you’ll hear from me for a few weeks – tomorrow I’m off to China for a month. The next update, which I hope will be full … Continue reading

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Interesting finds at the local antique market

When you go to any random town in Italy, there’s a good chance you’ll stumble upon a random antiques market at some point. At these antique markets, much like at all antique markets in the world, you will find many … Continue reading

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