October it is!


Just landed in Jakarta again, after a busy week in Singapore. In between meetings my husband and I managed to squeeze in a 15 minute walk along beautiful Singapore River. Lots of restaurants and cute colorful houses that make a nice variation in the cityscape, […]

December 6th, 2014|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |6 Comments

Something cooking

Hello friends!

We’ve had a wonderful stay in Singapore. A totally relaxed weekend, enjoying the nature and the ocean air. We stayed at our favorite hotel on Sentosa island close to the ocean and went for long walks along Palawan beach.

Nothing beats gazing out to the horizon […]

October 7th, 2014|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |10 Comments

Back from Thailand

Today we are back in Jakarta after a week in Phuket. Best vacation ever! We stayed at Le Meridien and tried all their family activities: rock climbing, archery and golf, but most of all we were at the beach. We never wanted to leave!

Chasing the […]

August 4th, 2014|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |14 Comments


We’ve had wonderful days at the beach here in Phuket, chasing the waves and relaxing in the sand. I brought my small Canon powershot and took some pictures of this paradise and my favorite people. 🙂

Just click on a picture and the gallery will show […]

July 30th, 2014|Categories: Galleries|Tags: , , |10 Comments

Happy Idul Fitri

This is the week of Lebaran, the culmination of Ramadhan, when Muslims celebrate Idul Fitri together with their loved ones. Consequently Jakarta is more or less emptied of people traveling to “kampung”, their home village, however remote.

Usually expats also go on vacation since many shops […]

July 28th, 2014|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |12 Comments

Inspiration in Singapore

We are back in Jakarta from Singapore, arrived late last evening. Soul and mind rejuvenated by sights like this one: the Science Museum at Marina Bay. Have you ever seen such a building? Like a giant waterlily, rising above its pond. To further enhance the […]

July 16th, 2014|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |4 Comments

Greetings from Singapore

Two and a half years ago, when I first set foot in Singapore, I fell in love. The warm ocean breeze coming from the green sea, the palm trees nodding gently to the soft music floating from speakers hidden in the flowers arrangements on the […]

July 10th, 2014|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |8 Comments