Where I like to spend christmas someday

Only two more days until christmas guys! Even though we don’t have to expect a white christmas here in the Netherlands, I’m really looking forward to it :). I’m spending christmas with my family at my parents house, we’ll probably go to see some ice statues or visit the royal palace in my hometown. ย Although I’m happy to spend christmas at my parents, there are a few other places where I’d like to spend christmas someday.ย  Continue reading

Sinterklaas!

So today, december 5th we celebrate ‘Sinterklaas’ here in Holland! Since I like to read about festive celebrations from other cultures, I thought it might be fun to tell the non-dutchies something about Sinterklaas and how it’s celebrated. Basically, the Sinterklaas holiday ย is the same as christmas, but without the elves, reindeers and the tree. We do have the old men though. I’ll explain all about it in this post! Continue reading