AFW City Guide // Copenhagen

By Joëlle Koorneef I am thrilled to write this Copenhagen City Guide for Almost Famous Writer. There is a very good chance that if you ever need travel tips to any big European city, I will have a ton of them ready for you. For me, traveling is a combination of planning and perfect coincidence….

AFW City Guide // Groningen

2017 has only just begun and with a new year come new year’s resolutions. Many people write down “travel more” when they think about what they want to achieve in the upcoming year, but not everyone has the budget to travel across the globe. For us students, it’s usually a matter of clever planning, a…

Leiden City Guide

Students know it well: there’s only one train track leaving Zeeland and it can take you to many, many great places in the Netherlands – when the train actually goes on time, that is. But when you grow tired of our little town or when you’re yearning for a little adventure, the train leaving Middelburg can…

Peter Lindbergh @ Kunsthal, Rotterdam

I don’t go to museums very often. When I was growing up, my Mom took me on a day trip to Amsterdam to visit the Rijksmuseum and look at some of the greatest paintings ever made. We travelled for 2,5 hours by train and walked across Amsterdam to get to museum and the entire afternoon,…

Cuisine Machine 2016 // Festival Review

Maybe you’ve noticed the bright yellow posters hanging all around Middelburg or perhaps you’ve read Yonna’s recommendation here at Tabula RASA, but last weekend Cuisine Machine took place. One of the biggest food truck festivals of the Netherlands popped up in the Machinefabriek in Vlissingen, an industrial landmark situated right in the harbour. For three…

Hotspot: De Juf @ Middelburg

Tucked away in the historical centre of Middelburg, is De Juf. This little café is a must-visit for anyone with a sweet-tooth, a thing for pretty buildings and coffee-addicts. The menu is full of cakes, brownies and blondies, fresh lemonades and even quiches – there’s something for everyone. There are so many tasty things listed…

What To Pack // Music Festivals 2016

This Thursday, we’re leaving for a camping flight down to Lowlands 2016! It’s going to be my fourth and last music festival of the Summer and the weather forecast are slightly questionable. One website says it’s going to be sunny with a chance of rain and another says we should prepare for thunderstorms. One way…