Christmas weekend in Düsseldorf

Last weekend, I think I caught it. The Christmas feeling. Finally. Last year was the first year I could live the December month a little bit more at ease, since I wasn’t facing the Christmas hustle in the shops anymore. This year was a little busier for our website, but I still could find some…

Sinterklaas aka Saint Nicholas

Last week, the Belgian team at work (= my colleague and I 🙂 ) organized “un goûter” or “drink”. As we celebrate Sinterklaas or Saint Nicholas the 6th of December and as Sinterklaas day isn’t really a French tradition, we decided to show them this part of our culture. This feast celebrates the name day of Saint Nicholas, the…

In memory of …

6 months ago, I flew to South Africa for one of those “once in a lifetime experiences”. I was one of the winners of the Big Blog Exchange organised by Hostelling International. It was one big adventure with hippos, elephants, route 62, amazing landscapes, great stories, an ocean, caves, game drives, ziplining, braai and more braai,…