It’s three o’clock in the morning and I’m wide awake, lying in my bed. I feel restless, so I try to relax with some candles and incense. Then I glance out of my window and see the sky is illuminated: it’s nearly full moon. Ah, that explains a lot, I think to myself. When I
Here I am, hiding behind my laptop, staring out the window now and then. By Dutch standards, it’s a beautiful day: the sky is blue and the sun is shining. Now and again, some small clouds drift by and I think of all the little animals that are being born on farms all over the country.
Time flies! Only last month, we were in the warm climate of Morocco and now I am shivering underneath multiple layers of clothing back in the Netherlands. Morocco is my second, no third, home base. I lived there for over two years. It was intense and I’ve seen and learned a lot. Now, I keep
Imagine a week full of surfing, yoga, local food, nature and amazing people captured by a professional filmmaker. Stunning shots presenting the culture and essence of Morocco from different perspectives by this good-hearted soul: Aljaz Babnik. He is a globe photographer and filmmaker who is traveling the world for the last couple of years. Aljaz himself… checking the waves
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.