To many English people The Netherlands is nothing more than a budget flight to Amsterdam for prostitutes and cannabis. Needless to say the city has faaaar more to offer than this, rich in culture and history with endless museums and galleries. BUT... after spending a year in this wonderful country, I decided Amsterdam just doesn't … Continue reading Amsterdam’s Alright But…
On Friday, after much waiting in dire need of a break, I headed off to Malmo, Sweden for 2 days (and 2 days in Copenhagen- coming soon- stay tuned!!) I'd previously been to Stockholm and l o v e d it, like seriously loved it, I want to move there. So I had high hopes … Continue reading Meatballs and Marvel in Malmö
You know that feeling where days intertwine and weeks fall away beneath your feet? This is my life right now. I've floated through the last month, reading books, going to work and sleeping. My life is usually an endless countdown calendar, wherein there's an event I'm looking forward to- it comes and goes- and I … Continue reading My floating existence
Oh, what a scary time to be a male.. right? Wrong. As a male who understands and appreciates consent, I have absolutely no fear in the #metoo movement, I regard myself as feminist and I'm pretty well read on gender theory etc.- it's absolutely time for sexual harassment to be stamped out in all aspects. … Continue reading Is it hard to be male?
Halloween being on a Wednesday really does put the chocks on the creepiness- halts the horror.. but last weekend me and three pals booked a little airbnb on a private lake to get away for a bit and (inevitably) scare ourselves. The weekend ended in quite the genuine horror, so stay tuned. We headed up … Continue reading A Halloween Hangover in the Woods
So four weeks ago I finished a six week contract as a procurement assistant. And in tomorrow I start a new job as a business development assistant. This is great; I'm excited to get stuck in and learn some new stuff and earn some money and it's my first permanent full time job. But it's … Continue reading On wanting to write
Well.. It's been a hot minute since I last posted. I bet you thought I'd left you! WRONG. I'm back. Back with aplomb. What an exciting time to be alive. And look up there ^^^. That's right! We have our own domain now! No more .wordpress.com. Straight up DOT COM. Sooooo obviously I haven't posted … Continue reading Is Anybody Out There?
Day two of Milan came, (check out my post on day one if you haven't yet!), and having spent all of the previous day sightseeing it was time to go off piste a little and see a different side of the city. Our apartment was walkable from the district of Isola, which we'd read was … Continue reading Street Art and Aperol Spritz’ in Milan