Waterfront Tsunami exposition Zoetermeer
City Trips Events Zoetermeer

Waterfront Tsunami at Kunstgarage Franx

On January 13, 2024, the exhibition “Waterfront Tsunami” opens at Kunstgarage Franx in Zoetermeer. This art exhibition sheds light on the power and beauty of water while simultaneously exploring the threat of an imaginary tsunami. Transformed into an artistic landscape, Kunstgarage Franx provides a platform for artists to present their perspectives on water, raising awareness of rising sea levels and climate change.

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Antwerp Winter Magic
Antwerp City Trips Events

Magical Winter in Antwerp

The trip to Antwerp doesn’t start when the city comes into view but right on the train. The old Belgian train, adorned with graffiti, immediately captures attention as you step onto the platform. A waving Santa, surrounded by a thin layer of snow, welcomes you on this journey to the heart of Belgium. Upon exiting Antwerp’s station, the warmly lit Ferris wheel on Koningin Astridplein awaits, looking even more enchanting in the evening. But let’s begin with exploring the various Christmas markets that Antwerp boasts.

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Christmasmarket Budapest
Budapest City Trips Events

Christmas Market in Budapest

It was on a cold December morning as I walked through the streets of Budapest, wrapped in a warm winter coat. My curious gaze was immediately drawn to the impressive St. Stephen’s Basilica, where the scent of freshly baked treats and the cheerful sound of Christmas music blended together. The Christmas market at the foot of St. Stephen’s Basilica revealed an array of handmade treasures and Hungarian delicacies. Just a short walk away, on Vörösmarty Tér, I found myself immersed in a lively mix of lights, music, and heartwarming food.

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Christmas Market Bruges
Bruges City Trips Events

Bruges Christmas Market

In Bruges, Belgium, the traditional Christmas market transforms into Winter Glow Bruges, featuring two locations – the Markt and Simon Stevinplein – each adding its own character to this winter experience. The Markt offers familiar elements of a classic Christmas market, while Simon Stevinplein emphasizes artisanal products. To escape the winter chill, a popular winter bar awaits at Minnewater, complete with an ice rink.

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Christmas Market Ghent Ferris Wheel
City Trips Events Ghent

Ghent Christmas Market

As the holidays approach, there is no better place to immerse yourself in the holiday spirit than the charming city of Ghent in Belgium. Nestled along the banks of the River Lys, Ghent transforms into a winter wonderland at Christmas, with its streets decorated with twinkling lights and the air filled with the sweet smell of Belgian waffles and mulled wine. The real highlight of the Ghent festive season, however, is the enchanting Christmas market.

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Vienna Christmas Markets 2023
Events Vienna

Christmas Markets in Vienna 2023

It’s winter in Vienna, and as evening falls, the first snowflakes gently descend. Walking through the city, the aroma of warm glühwein fills the air, accompanied by the joyful laughter of people. The winter chill surrounds you as you find yourself amid Vienna’s Christmas markets. In this blog, I’ll guide you through three different Christmas markets, adorned with festively lit stalls full of artisanal treats and the cozy atmosphere of the holiday season.

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Henry Moore exhibition. A molar.
Events The Hague

Henry Moore sculptures by the sea

In the Museum Beelden aan Zee, located on the coast of Scheveningen, a special exhibition is currently showcasing the renowned English sculptor Henry Moore (1898-1986). The exhibition highlights the influence of nature on his work and the evolution he underwent as a skilled sculptor. With a focus on form and material, visitors have the opportunity to experience Moore’s masterpieces up close. Running until October 22, 2023, the exhibition is a prime opportunity to acquaint yourself with the sculptor’s work.

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