Tag Archives: my gems

Philippines – Boracay and the Disney strip

Boracay is Boracay. I was in total shock when I arrived, thinking I landed in the Philippine version of Disney land when we got to our hotel at White Beach. White Beach is the popular strip on the island where hotels, … Continue reading

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France – Paris, Le Marais

Le Marais is one of my favorite areas in Paris. Every time I go there is something new and it will have evolved, certainly if you move a bit more to the Place de la Bastille area. Restaurants and shops pop … Continue reading

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Philippines – the Island of Palawan, El Nido

Which island to go when you haven’t been to the Philippines and you don’t have a clue? We went on recommendations online and word of mouth and choose Palawan and Borocay. The latter being probably the most touristy one and … Continue reading

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Bali – where to go for a sunset

I love the statistics on views and likes on any post. Over the years it has shown that sunsets score really well and are appreciated by a lot of people. So I’d better give you some hints on where to … Continue reading

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Spain – Ibiza the ultimate beach life

Ibiza is great for a short break. It is just a few hours flight away if in Europe, good weather, and a wonderful hippy chill vibe to get you straight in a holiday mood. I have been several times and … Continue reading

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Indonesia – Bali, Canggu my gems

Canggu is famous for Echo beach which is one of the best beaches for a good surf. The swell is pretty constant and is left-hander ledge in front of warungs. Another beach to check here is Old Man’s /Batu Bolong which … Continue reading

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The Netherlands – Amsterdam my gems 1

It is the hardest thing to write about the city where I have lived so long, but which isn’t my home town any more. I still have some of my best friends there though, and I count on them keeping … Continue reading

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