Netherlands · Rhenen

First pandas in the Netherlands

Pandas! Everyone knows this cute black and white bear from China. Since april 2017 we can also admire the pandas in the Netherlands. Together with other volunteers from the Dutch World Wide Fund (WWF) I got the chance to see them. There are not many pandas in the wild. Due to deforestation and the rapid… Continue reading First pandas in the Netherlands

Amsterdam · Foodspotting · Netherlands

Tasting Wagyu beef in Amsterdam

Have you ever heard of Wagyu beef? This beef is originally from Japan and is also known as Kobe beef. It’s very popular due to the tender flavour which partly comes from the intense marbling. Due to it’s high quality, Wagyu beef is the most expensive and most demanding meat in the world. When I… Continue reading Tasting Wagyu beef in Amsterdam

Foodspotting · France · Paris · Travel

Photobook: Foodhopping in Paris

Photos are a beautiful memory to what you have experienced and done together with other people. In the digital time we save all our photos only on our phone, computer or on social media. Less and less people print out their photos and stick them on the wall or put them in a photo book.… Continue reading Photobook: Foodhopping in Paris

Foodspotting · Netherlands · Rotterdam

Matcha hotspots in Rotterdam

Matcha tea, matcha powder, matcha ice cream, matcha cake…. Yes! Everything matcha! I am crazy about this greenish stuff with it’s origin from Japan. Matcha products are becoming more and more known here and many restaurants and cafes already sell products containing matcha. I visited many of these places already and I am happy and… Continue reading Matcha hotspots in Rotterdam

Foodspotting · Netherlands · Rotterdam

Baker’s Dough Rotterdam: First cookie dough bar in the Netherlands

Do you remember the times that your mother was baking something and you really wanted to lick up the unbaked dough? That is the same dough we are talking about here. Only this dough doesn’t have raw eggs in it. So it is safe to eat it. Many crazy creations are made from it! Especially… Continue reading Baker’s Dough Rotterdam: First cookie dough bar in the Netherlands

Amsterdam · Foodspotting · Netherlands · Rotterdam

Malaysian foodspots in the Netherlands

Even though I have Malaysian roots, I have not been exposed a lot to the Malaysian (food)culture. I got to know more about it when I met some Malaysian students in my study time and when I went to Malaysia and Singapore in 2014. Later on I notice that there are more Malaysian people living… Continue reading Malaysian foodspots in the Netherlands

Amsterdam · Arnhem · Foodspotting · Netherlands · Rotterdam · The Hague

Red velvet hotspots

Red velvet cake! You have probably heard about this sweet, reddish cake. Flown over from America it has become more and more popular here in the Netherlands. There are a few cafes and shops that sell red velvet cake. Read more about the places I have visited. The traditional American red velvet cake consists of… Continue reading Red velvet hotspots

Foodspotting · Netherlands · Rotterdam

Cute and creative cakes at Round&Round

Everytime I go to Asia I crave for the Asian sweet stuff which can hardly be found here in the Netherlands. Do you like drinks or food with matcha, yuzu, red beans or sesame paste? Then you know what I mean. Recently you can find these flavours more and more in our little country. When… Continue reading Cute and creative cakes at Round&Round