South East Asia tour, 2006 – part 1

Since we returned from our trip to Hong Kong, Singapore, and Jakarta on Thursday last week it’s high time I get around to writing something about it. Don’t you think? I’ve split it into three parts, one for Hong Kong (including this introduction), one for the brief stop in Singapore, and the last part covers …

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X-mas

Christmas eve started out rather busy. Cleaning, some last-minute shopping, that sort of thing. Once the evening arrived and we sat down to eat it really did feel like Christmas. Surrounded by good friends, enjoying good food, and excellent wine. The day ended with exchanging gifts. Christmas day was equally hectic on the food front. …

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The first couple of days in Holland

It’s great being here. Dita and I are both enjoying it immensely. We’re experiencing all the Dutch quirkiness without being irritated by it. How about this for the first 2 days? Wreckless driving on the motorway. Of course I honked and made rude gestures when passing the clueless driver. Strange pricing strategy. For some reason …

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