Today I want to introduce you to a very special place, a place where I have spent hundred of hours already, watching the waves, feeling the salt on my lips, getting inspired and meeting surf-addicted people, who became my friends. I am talking about this wonderful beach pavilion Timboektoe. For many years, Timboektoe has had a solid
If you love cold waters, wind and challenges the Netherlands will be your perfect surf destination. The tide in the North Sea is massive and influences the waves a lot, which means timing is everything over here. Therefore the locals appreciate even more their quality waves at a place that doesn’t receive swell so often.
Time flies when you draw. It all happened during my stay at the hospital when I was diagnosed with cancer in 2013. To keep and feel myself literally alive I decided to start again with a secret love of mine: A R T . After discharged from hospital I had no inspiration anymore and all
The winter month December has arrived; the days are darken, the rain returns and the blues kick in. I always try to escape to sunny destinations during these winter months, to escape the cold of Europe and Christmas and New Years festivities. However this season will be a big change as I’m staying in the
Three years ago I received an unexpected birthday present: my first week of chemotherapy after facing death three times. It took me courage to embrace my current situation at that time. To be present and love myself as I was. The path of the spiritual warrior; unconditional acceptance. It has teached me the concept of
As I’m writing my new article for you now I am still stoked from last weekend; my dearest friend Marie was coming over from Hamburg to Amsterdam. We have met each other in Morocco where we both lived and worked at a surf camp and shared crazy adventures, waves and tagines. Now back to Europe,