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Homeless, footloose & adventurous – the first 3 weeks

June 1 – July 5 2017 May 31: The movers came, stuffed the moving van with all our possessions and drove off to store everything for the next 5 weeks. We did a last walk around on the morning of … Continue reading

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The Netherlands, May 17-June 7 2016

A couple of days to acclimatize, a nature walk, the musical “The Bodyguard” in Utrecht. That’s how my holidays started out this year. I didn’t have my camera with me for the nature walk, but thanks to my brother, who … Continue reading

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November in BC, Canada

To celebrate a momentous birthday in our family, my sister came over from The Netherlands to celebrate with us. The second day of her visit, or first full day to be precise, the sun was shining so we hopped in … Continue reading

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India, February 2015 Mysore

February 8. We are chauffeured by Vinod, the driver arranged for us by indiaonline’s agent here in India, from Bengaluru to Mysore. On the way we stop at a sugar-sweet painted temple with a golden statue of Ganesh. Our hotel … Continue reading

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India February 2015 Fort Kochi

February 11 and 12 The train ride from Coimbature to Ernakulam was uneventful. A bit noisy because of the food vendors trying to sell tea, water, food at the top of their voice, throughout the journey. Arriving at Ernakulam train … Continue reading

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India February 2015 Jodhpur

February 13 Fort Kochi to Jodhpur We were driven very early in the morning to Ernakulam airport for our 9:00 am flight to Bombay. There, we had to catch our connection to Jodhpur. A tight squeeze but we didn’t have to … Continue reading

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India February 2015 Delhi

Delhi, February 16-18 The pollution hit us as soon as we left the airport. The dirty air was hanging over the city, blanketing it in a fog-like substance. No wonder so many people wear (medical) face masks. We took the metro … Continue reading

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