Around the World – British Columbia road trip​ (2019) – Whistler

The next stop of our road trip through British Columbia was up into the mountains: Whistler. Continue reading “Around the World – British Columbia road trip​ (2019) – Whistler”

Around the World – Vancouver, Canada – Hawksworth Restaurant (July 2019)

Our lunch at Vancouver’s Hawksworth Restaurant during our summer holiday in British Columbia surely warranted a separate post!

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Around the World – British Columbia road trip​ (2019) – Vancouver – Wh​ere to Eat

Not necessarily a “must-try” post (although you definitely should have a go at poutine), but more an overview of some of the restaurants we tried during our stay. Spoiler: none of them was disappointing.

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Locavore Bali @ Rijks Restaurant* – Amsterdam (May 2019)

No need to travel over 12,000km to enjoy the fantastic food and cocktails of Indonesia’s best restaurant, Locavore, as they took over the Rijks* kitchen last week! Continue reading “Locavore Bali @ Rijks Restaurant* – Amsterdam (May 2019)”

Around the World – Lanzarote (part 2)

Looking back on our holidays in Lanzarote, there were 3 main characteristics of Lanzarote: Lava, great food and drinks and César Manrique. Continue reading “Around the World – Lanzarote (part 2)”

Rotisserie – Amsterdam (May 2018)

Having successfully dodged the task of accompanying the kids to a Katy Perry concert a couple of weeks ago, Koen and I decided to grab some 🍔 and 🍺. Continue reading “Rotisserie – Amsterdam (May 2018)”

‘t Amsterdammertje* – Loenen (January 2018)

For Christmas, Chantal gave me quarterly lunches/dinners for 2018. 😍 Intended to stimulate more fine dining posts here, but clearly, some self-interest was involved as the fine print implied that she would have to accompany me and that she would not be the designated driver. Oh, man!!  🤔 Continue reading “‘t Amsterdammertje* – Loenen (January 2018)”

Around the World – Pacific Northwest USA (part 23) – Portland, OR – Tacoma, WA

The final day of our road trip was spent in Tacoma, WA. This stop was mainly planned to only have a short drive to SeaTac Airport the next morning, but what we saw of the town was very nice. Continue reading “Around the World – Pacific Northwest USA (part 23) – Portland, OR – Tacoma, WA”

Around the World – Pacific Northwest USA (part 22) – Portland, Oregon

The kids had their way on our last day in Portland, so we had a “Wie is de Mol?” day…

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Around the World – Pacific Northwest USA (part 18) – Bend to Portland, Oregon

On our way from Bend to Portland, again immersed in the fantastic nature that Oregon has to offer! Continue reading “Around the World – Pacific Northwest USA (part 18) – Bend to Portland, Oregon”

Around the World – Pacific Northwest USA (part 14) – Napa – Anderson, California

Our next main stops were in Oregon, but it was too much to drive there from Napa Valley in one go, so we had decided on Anderson to spend the night.

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Around the World – Pacific Northwest USA (part 11) – San Francisco – Monterey, California

Leaving San Francisco for a 125-mile /200-kilometer drive to Monterey. Continue reading “Around the World – Pacific Northwest USA (part 11) – San Francisco – Monterey, California”