posted by Richard de Nooy at 10:55 comment View Comments

What do the following topics have in common? Music, axolotls, computers, tattoos, hormone therapy, lizards’ livers, street interviews, rape culture, Patrick Leigh Fermor, ethnomathematics, maintenance, the Mile High Club, and falling. Any idea? No? These are all topics for documentaries suggested by cyberfriends via Facebook and Twitter. My task was to write a blog about… read more »

posted by dareshegoes at 11:40 comment View Comments

World cities have a magical effect on me. They inspire me. They energise me in an indescribable way. They fill me with warmth. It feels a little bit like love — a kind of welcome-to-my-world feeling. That’s why I fly at least once a year to my BFF of all destinations: New York City! About… read more »

posted by Guest Blog at 11:33 comment View Comments

Culture, good food, fine wines, nice shops, romance… Florence has got it all!That must have been Dan Brown’s idea exactly when he decided to locate his latest book in the city of Dante Alighieri. If you haven’t read or finished Dan Brown’s Inferno yet, stop reading this article right now! I will reveal some of… read more »

posted by KLM at 09:51 comment View Comments

Vandaag om 16.00 uur staan twee tot in de puntjes afgetrainde teams tegenover elkaar. De ‘Blauwe Boys’ van KLM spelen op hun thuisbasis tegen Heren 11 van SC Woezik uit Wijchen. De aanleiding? Een sympathiek en origineel sponsorverzoek van de kant van Woezik. Die sponsoring kwam er niet, wel een luchtig duel op Amstelveens gras.… read more »

posted by Richard de Nooy at 12:04 comment View Comments

I couldn’t find my photos of Florence. I took them sometime last century, when digital photography was still a fuzzy joke. In those days, you dropped your roll of film at a special shop, waited a week for them to print the photos, viewed them once or twice, and then tossed them  into a big… read more »

posted by dareshegoes at 13:15 comment View Comments

“I got your card!” my mother says happily over the phone. For as long as I’ve been flying, I’ve sent my parents cards from around the world. My mother keeps them all. She even numbers them. It makes for a great travel story. I visit some destinations more often than others. Each card is a… read more »

posted by morena at 09:31 comment View Comments

I’m happy to say I have a locker where I can keep my valuables during my shifts. I always go to the locker room before my shift begins. Nothing very unusual about that — not until I walk around the corner to the sinks. And there it stands — a large, grey box with a… read more »