With the onset of the COVID-19 Pandemic, some of the details addressed in this article have been greatly modified. You can first read the original article below to get a frame of reference for a traditionally Dutch concept of space, then read the UPDATE at the end to find out how social space in the Netherlands has been affected by COVID-19. … More For Cultural Understanding: A Different Concept of Space
Do you have a favorite motto, phrase or mantra that keeps you positive or motivated? Maybe it’s something from a favorite book, or a quote from someone you admire. I have many of these: ‘Stay calm and carry on,’ ‘when the going gets tough, the tough get going,’ and of course, ‘when life gives you … More Luctor et Emergo
Caution! This collection of hilarious and heart-warming travel stories is proven to cause restlessness, perspective-shift, and travel itch in usually very reasonable people. … More Get Lost! in a new book
How mis-adventure in Switzerland turned into a deal sweeter than the biggest Toberlone ever! … More Our Swiss Chocolate Chalet
My new neighbors were as distrustful of me as I was supposed to be of them. … More The American Living Next Door
Travelling with your kids can be fun, if you act like a kid instead of making them act like adults!
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Now you can enjoy the European travel experience year-round, without scheduling, financial, pandemic, or seasonal constraints. We provide ‘cultural fiction’ at its finest! Read the new cultural short stories: Armchair Travel: Cultural Fiction for the Restless Wanderer, by V M Karren Relieve cabin fever with this collection of cultural fiction inspired by three European countries. … More Escape From the Ordinary