Archive for July, 2012

The Beautiful Light of Amsterdam

It rains a lot here in the Netherlands. I’m not complaining because I have lived so many years in places that experience almost no rain, and this is a welcomed change. But after a while of seeing only grey days, the sun occasionally breaks through and on those days it is nothing short of glorious. […]

Sakelicious! The first Japanese liquor store in Europe

┬áKampai! A few weeks ago, I was walking home late one night and saw a new store near my house. The place looks AWESOME, and is filled with only Japanese liquors, Sake, Whiskey, Beer and Shochu (a sort of a distilled beverage, usually made from rice, sweet potato or brown sugar and which is very […]