Exploring the World One Page at a Time
Welcome to the explorations of an amateur photographer, professional bookworm, part-time wine enthusiast, and full-time cat mom.
I am originally from the Netherlands and am currently living in Edinburgh. Having lived all kinds of adventures through the books I read, August 2018 I decided to go on my own adventure by moving to Scotland and chasing a career in publishing.
The Current Count
Although this is in no way the definite count of books I’ve read in my life, it offers a realistic insight into the mountain of books I’ve devoured the past few years.
Latest Blog Posts
The last two weeks my family was visiting, and we visited a bunch of places together. I'd been wanting to visit the Kelpies for a while now, and them being here provided the ultimate opportunity to pay a visit to these equine sculptures.I'd seen pictures of the...
You may or may not know that I am a MSc Publishing student at Edinburgh Napier University. During our second trimester we got to do a really cool project. (Probably the coolest project I've ever done!) We had to produce our very own book. We were given two criteria:...
Whenever I tell people that I'm from the Netherlands, people often reply by saying that they've been to Amsterdam. Which is cool! Amsterdam has a lot to offer: the Anne Frank house, tons of art museums, a rich history, beautiful architecture, and lovely canals....
Best View of Edinburgh
Whenever someone visits me I ALWAYS take them up Arthur’s Seat. Because you simply can’t visit Edinburg and not go up Arthur’s Seat or the Salisbury Crags. So when friends were visiting the city, I took it as a perfect excuse to take them up Arthur’s Seat (and my camera in tow).
I am an amateur photographer and whenever I travel somewhere, whether just in Edinburgh or another country or city, I usually bring my camera with me. These are some of the most recent photographs I took.