Carnaval drives the Dutch crazy anually, although no one associates it with the Netherlands. This article was published in the Dutch Courier, March 2015.
For 29 years I lived without owning a bike helmet. Imagine riding to work in your suit and tie late for your morning meeting, and then you have to step into the powder room to sort your helmet hair out.
This article is appeared in the Dutch Courier. I talked to Paul English, who lives in Dinner Plain, near the Mt. Hotham ski risort. He is also Dutch.
What do you miss? There are lots of things I wouldn’t mind having, but what I really miss doesn’t fit in one of Mum’s care packages.
ANZAC Day is one of Australia’s most important celebrations. It takes places on 25 April. I have attended ANZAC Day and I feel the weight of the pride, the love, the respect for the soldiers in the air on that day.
It’s a big world out there, so is it really so bad when someone doesn’t quite know where you are from?