Vinjerock 2017

As I had such a good time with my friends last year at the Vinjerock festival in Norway we simply had to go back this year. We got tickets but actually ended up as volunteers (btw, a great way to go to festivals if you wanna save some money). We therefore had a few spare…

Pride 2017

Happy Pride, it´s been wonderful to see all the amazing celebrations around the world, including this weekend´s Pride celebration in Oslo. The victory in Germany where the Parliament voted to legalize same-sex marriage this week was also a great reason to celebrate.It´s almost like I´m a bit jealous of the LGBT community for having such a…

Iceland through the ice

Iceland: so much ICE! Ice caves, ice lagoons, ice beaches, ice on the streets of Reykjavik, ice in our cocktails, ice cold! And I didn´t really mind one bit.  We got to explore an ice cave, we went to the Glacier Lagoon and walked on the Diamond Beach. Definitely a highlight of our trip. Already…

Chinese New Year

This weekend Chinese New Year was celebrated in Amsterdam. Lots of shades of red, drums played and the smell of incense filled the whole Chinatown area in the Dutch capital. This year, according to the Chinese calendar, we enter the year of the rooster, in specific the fire rooster. So all the 93ers, 81ers and…

This is a sign

I just can´t get over the amazing signs from this Saturday´s marches all around the USA and other major cities in the world. So many people showed up and creativity blossomed! So cool to see. Here are a selection of some kick ass signs: – Jeg kommer virkelig ikke over de fantastiske skiltene fra lørdagens…

Chicago: My kind of town

Chicago is definitely my kind of town. It´s the perfect combination of urban life, busy streetlife and cosy cafees, art, architecture and personality. The windy city swept me off my feet and made me fully embrace this modern and stylish Illinois capital. When you live in New York everywhere is different. Chicago is more quiet, smaller…

Countdown to Christmas

We are already well into December and although I am not feeling so festive at the moment for some reason I can´t help but to smile like a child and let myself be carried away by all the decorations and lights around the city. The big Christmas tree by Rockefeller Center and the decorations along…