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Summer in town!

Gosh, being in Holland is good for your tan!Time to think of other things then Iceland for a sec :)Been bouldering in Rotterdam today and had great fun and sore fingertips in the end!Dennis and me went to “Blok op Zuid” an artificial bloc that looks quite real. There is a whole topo and design…

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Great Weather

The weather is realy nice the last week. Unfortunaly i have to finish a lot studie stuff. But this week new symester so some time to breath again and go out. Today I was climbing whit Marianne who is back from iceland (read all about it here) . We had a great time at the…

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Weird: Back in Holland

Strange to be here again. Back in Holland. From harsh winter weather in Seydisfjordur to mild Spring/Summer weather in Holland today. From being in Icelandic culture, talking Icelandic, eating Icelandic to Dutch again. It’s strange, a pity, weird, good, all at the same time, to leave behind what I’ve been working on for 2,5 years…I…

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Tórshavn

Yesterday at 9 Faraoe-time (8 Icelandic time) I left Iceland. Scary, funny, exciting, weird, sad, good, double…I stared at the cliffs until they disappeared in the darkness. All that was left was a big sea with big waves.And now, after a 17 hour sailing (no sails on this boat though) I arrived in the Faraoe…

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Het altijd gezellige…Seydisfjordur

Monday evening I arrived in Seydisfjordur after a very interesting slippery drive.Yesterday I spent the whole day doing…nothing… It’s surprising how little a town can offer. One supermarket, two wool shops and some shop that said it sells medicines but actually sells make-up. No horseriding (I planned to go horseback riding), no cinema, no museum,…

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More changes

OK. After breaking up with Valdimar, loads of things changed.Last night, after Örvar’s birthday (Beautiful black hair Örvar!) party, I decided I should get on…The main thing is, that I’m now driving up North and will try to catch the boat. I’m still doubting if I really should get out of Iceland now or not.…

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Cold in volcano country

I’ve had calls, texts, e-mails and more about “how’s Iceland?” these days…Well, I have to say: loads of stuck tourists in Reykjavik and for the rest nothing special.I can’t even get close to the eruption area, so no need of driving there to take pictures. In Reykjavik you read about the whole thing in the…

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Day three in Iceland

As you see, I’m a bit bored. I have so much time, that I can make whole video’s about Iceland and write this message.I’d like to go out climbing but there’s simply no Icelander fun enough got get climbing with me today/tomorrow/sunday/monday…So here I am in a country with a volcanic eruption of which I…

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Great view!

Gosh, loads of things going on these days.I’m back in Iceland and just got to hear that I can’t even get back to Holland now, as they stopped flying due to the big eruption on Eyjafjallajokull (see Morgunbladid in Engish)…Meanwhile I broke up with my boyfriend (yes I did…) and try to get some climbing…

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Panoord Zombies

After two weeks of IRATA I was forced to do other things, and say goodbye to Dennis. I drove to the forest near Oosterhout, fell into some body bag and became part of a zombie movie. With real zombies, yes, really, true, real zombies…Here an impression of the Panoord kids making the movie.Next week I’ll…

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Long Climbing weekend

Last weekend we had a long weekend. A great opportunity to explore a new climbing area. I heard  lot about Etteringen climbing on own protection and stuff but never realy viseted the place. So now was the time. Only 3 hours a way in the schwarwchewalden in germany it’s no problem to drive in. So…

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