Diana and I met in Amsterdam, back to 2011. She lived in a cute place on PC Hooftstraat, worked for a Dutch bank, rode a pink bike, and loved to introduce us, the girls, to new bars, cafes, or nice […]
Some things we remember better than others. And things happen in places. Amsterdam has been the background – at times, even the foreground – of my life for the past nine years. No wonder I have grown a lot of […]
We start winter wishing for snow and we end it dreaming of sunshine. A couple of weeks ago, snow happened (again) in Amsterdam, so I went out for a walk with my camera and the enthusiasm of a six-year-old. Now I wish […]
The sunshine called for a walk today. Brouwersgracht, Prinsengracht, Noordermarkt, Negen Straatjes… Streets full of people, some brave enough to have a drink outside, on the terrace, others grocery shopping at the market. This Saturday afternoon reminded me of the times […]
Browsing through the photos I have taken and the texts I have written throughout the year, it is easy to remember the best moments of 2018. Apart from travels, literary and artistic revelations (books, movies,) some of my favourite recollections are […]
How much should we reveal? How much of ourselves should we show to the world when there is such a thin line between acceptance and rejection? How much of what we think or feel can we say and still be […]
These are my favourite winter photos ever taken in Amsterdam. There is something about this city that makes it so special under the snow. Its cosiness becomes cosier. It’s just like a fairytale.