YOUSEUM – a museum about You?

YOUSEUM – a museum about You?

An ‘immersive pop up art experience that puts you at the centre of the exhibition’. Or translated into normal English, YOUSEUM is a privately owned temporary museum with photo opportunities for selfies.  Located close to the Amstel river, YOUSEUM is home to 15 rooms containing backdrops designed for you to take unusual pictures of yourself…

Plastic free strawberries

Plastic free strawberries

Someone recently asked on Facebook  where to buy organic strawberries without plastic packaging. The last few years I avoided fresh strawberries because of the chemicals sprayed on them and the excessive plastic, so what better opportunity to investigate and maybe find them organic and plastic-free.  All Dutch supermarkets stock frozen strawberries. They are sold in…

Aalsmeer Flower Art Museum

Aalsmeer Flower Art Museum

The May issue of KLM’s in-flight magazine recommended a museum I have never been to – the Flower Art Museum in Aalsmeer. This museum opened in 2018 and offers several different exhibitions. Entrance is EUR 5.50 with a 50% discount for museumcard holders. According to Google the museum is around 55 minutes cycle from my…

Park Clingendael

Park Clingendael

The park grounds of the Clingendael estate are located between Wassenaar and The Hague. Tram 20 takes you from The Hague central to Theo Mann Bouwmeesterlaan in the direction of Duinzegt which is 650 meters from the entrance of the park. The whole journey from Amsterdam takes about an hour and half by public transport…