If you go on Wikipedia’s ‘List of mountains and hills in The Netherlands‘ it becomes evident how flat this country is. There are three mountains/hills listed on it and two of those are in the Carribean Netherlands! Which is not really around the corner for me. For this reason, I always go completely crazy when I see mountains. I… Continue reading Tajikistan part 3: The marvelous mountains from Dushanbe to Panjakent
One lovely day we were driving through the streets of Dushanbe (this rhymes!) and I saw a sign promoting a concert of Sadriddin & Ghazaal Enayat. I was mostly interested in Sadriddin, because this was a concert in his own country. I wanted to see how he will perform, how the audience will react to him and the… Continue reading Tajikistan part 2: Sadriddin live in Dushanbe!
When your mother tells you that she is invited to attend a conference in Tajikistan during Nowruz you don’t care about your savings and spend them on a ticket so you can join her. At least that’s how my brain works and what I did last week. I haven’t regretted it at all! I will… Continue reading Tajikistan part 1: Nowruz/Navruz festivities