Racism in the Netherlands? Oh nooo! What a surprise…

Hello Tomodachi’s,

How is everyone? We are around that time of the year where Christmas is right around the corner and everyone is getting giddy and excited about Christmas. Well, in the case of the Dutch they are getting ready to first celebrate Zwarte Piet. And what do you know? There is actually racism in the Netherlands even though they try really hard to portray themselves as tolerant. But what do you know, they really were not tolerant at all especially when it came to their racist tradition.

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A North Sea Round Town Festival Performance by Vangelis Sopamena!

Hey y’all! Is everyone doing alright? The weather has been great lately especially considering how indecisiveness Dutch weather can be sometimes. 🙂

Anyway, Thursday evening I attended the performance of my good singer/ songwriter friend, Vangelis Sopamena, in the chillest and most relaxed lounge I have ever been in. The performance was in line with North Sea Round Town Festival that I briefly mentioned in one of my previous blog post (Exploring Rotterdam on a Lazy Sunday Afternoon) that has been taking place for the past few weeks in Rotterdam. Continue reading