In November 2021 I handed over the lease of the house I lovingly restored and happily lived in for a year in Heyang to my friend Chang. I didn’t know …
First impressions of the Street of Eternal Happiness in Shanghai. A world away from life in a Yunnan village – or maybe not?
I’m writing this on a quiet and cold Sunday in the warm Amsterdam house of a friend. I have to eat my words from the last blog post – the …
After returning from Amsterdam to Bulgaria with a nasty bout of Covid I discover why gong fu cha is still a great experience – even without taste or smell.
Sharing videos of the PechaKucha Nights in Dali from last year – and looking ahead to a new year.
How to wrap up four and a half years of living and working in China – this love won’t let me go.
PechaKucha Night Dali 2 – Architecture with Intention happened last weekend, at September Bar in Dali Old Town. I was hoping we could do it outside in the courtyard with …
Finding out I am on my way – I’ve found cha dao, the way of tea. I will continue to study tea and Yunnan will continue to be a part of my life.
Counting down to my last PechaKucha Night Dali – Architecture with Intention. Also counting down my last days in China!
Prepping many things: a PechaKucha event in Dali and my upcoming move to Bulgaria.