Aug 27, 2012

Downtown Gouda

Filed under: Expressions,netherlands,Home,cities — Tags: , — Kay @ 10:32 am

Because sometimes a picture says more than words ever could.

Aug 5, 2011

Beekse Bergen

Filed under: Expressions,netherlands,Home,cities — Tags: , , , , , — Kay @ 12:11 pm

A few days ago, on a dreary and grey Wednesday morning, we threw some sandwiches and soft drinks into our backpack and drove down South to go ‘on safari” in a place called Beekse Bergen—supposedly the largest wildlife zoo of the Benelux. Well, I’m not sure you can call a handful of zebras, a sleepy leopard, a few lions behind bars, a bunch of drooling kangaroos and a whole lot…

Sep 23, 2010

The City Keeps on Going

Filed under: Expressions,netherlands,cities — Tags: , , , — Kay @ 10:06 am

Just sharing one of my favorite city photos. Whenever I walk downtown Gouda with my camera dangling around my neck, I somehow see things differently. Oh, I know it’s a gorgeous city with beautiful old buildings—even after living here for so long I can still see that—but I also notice things I would normally walk past without giving it a second look. That, and it makes me feel like a…

May 5, 2009

Gouda: De Roode Leeuw

  No, this isn’t even Kayotic Kitchen going Dutch! (pun intended). Though I can see why you might think that! Here’s something I really, really wanted to show you. I planned on making this part of a special food posting, but because the food posting itself is turning out pretty photographic intense, I decided to just slap it up as a separate posting. That way the text also won’t end up…

Apr 20, 2009

Gouda – The tour

Hi, I’m kay. I’ll be your guide for today. Slightly different posting this time around! But you’ll live, right? It’s easier on the thighs anyway.  So here’s what I did; I took my camera with me on my last trip downtown and took some random shots of, well, stuff. Just in case you’re curious to see where I spend my days (and nights). This was basically a very, very small part of Gouda….