Travel: France – Croix, Villa Cavrois

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A couple of weeks ago, I went on a daytrip with my best friend Katrien. She had organised the day as it was a belated surprise for my birthday, so I didn’t have a clue where we would go.

We were heading towards the North of France and during the car ride I was guessing where we would go… but I could never have guessed our destination as I had never ever heard of it before: Villa Cavrois in Croix, near Roubaix.

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Holland: Utrecht – Rietveld Schröder house

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Last Friday I went to Utrecht with my best friend Katrien. As she turned 40 a few months ago, I wanted to treat her on a day out. She got to pick the destination and I would make sure we’d have something cultural, gastronomic and money-spending to do that day 🙂

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Holland: Rotterdam architecture

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I have visited many Dutch cities and they all have the same pattern… winding canals with bridges, old canal houses, medieval architecture. But not Rotterdam…  Read the rest of this entry »