Art, Culture

The Road to Van Eyck

Back in January 2013 I visited the museum Boijmans van Beuningen, located in Rotterdam. It is a beautiful museum with different exhibitions. They've got now a Design Collection that will be exhibited till the end of 2014. This blog post was back in May 2013 written on my own Google Sites and Blogger.com website and is… Continue reading The Road to Van Eyck

Blog, Events, Music

June 2017 | Life of an IT student

Hello readers! This evening the recap of how my life has been in June! Yesterday I have written about the my life in the month of May - May 2017 | Life of an IT student. June - until half of July - has been quite a stressful month. The last exams of the year,… Continue reading June 2017 | Life of an IT student

Blog, Culture, Events

May 2017 | Life of an IT student

Hello readers! Wow time flies by! Seriously, just three weeks ago the Tour de France started and I had little spare time between a project and the last study exams of the year, and now it is suddenly past half of July! Wow! Today a recap of the month of May, tonight a recap of… Continue reading May 2017 | Life of an IT student

Blog, Events

April 2017 | Life of an IT student

Time flies when you are... ... busy ... having fun ... living life ... studying hard ... working on your career ... improving and expanding knowledge ... being active and sporting ... and take some rest now and then of course -- 'April 4th, 2017, written by Sophie van den Akker' Life of an IT… Continue reading April 2017 | Life of an IT student

Blog

Rotterdam shows solidarity with the Union Jack

The terrible attack yesterday at Westminster, London. It has taken lives and many people are injured, some still critical. But it did not tear apart the strength of the love of people for each other. To help anywhere they can. Rotterdam shows its solidarity for the victims and the braves and the helping, with the… Continue reading Rotterdam shows solidarity with the Union Jack

Culture, Events

Dutch Parliamentary Elections 2017

The Dutch Parliamentary Elections of 2017 The Dutch Parliamentary Elections of 2017 | 28 Political Parties | 1114 Candidates | Rotterdam and Amsterdam. I voted! Greetings by Sophie The results of the Dutch Parliamentary Elections of 2017 This is what I wrote ~kind of ~ on Facebook about the results of the Dutch Parliamentary Elections:… Continue reading Dutch Parliamentary Elections 2017

Blog, Events, Lifestyle

Happy Sophie’s Blog Anniversary!

Happy Sophie's Blog Anniversary! Two years ago, in the early days of March, I started with this blog. I love reading and writing since I can read and write. Being creative with poems about animals, people or just things that happen during a normal day. Writing little stories with those poems and writing little stories… Continue reading Happy Sophie’s Blog Anniversary!

Blog

January 2017 | Life of an IT student

It is nearly the end of the month so time for a little update. November and December until 2017 started For the past couple of years, and hopefully another 2,5 years successfully, I have been a student living in Rotterdam. And every year during the winter season, study is getting busy...or too busy... . Of… Continue reading January 2017 | Life of an IT student

Cycling, Events, Sports

Rotterdam Sixdays Finals Event 2017

Last Tuesday I have been to the finals evening of the Rotterdam Sixdays of 2017. Also known in Dutch - officially - as 'Zesdaagse van Rotterdam'. I have made a small video with the 'Go Pro Quick' application. The video for a little impression This is my official video on my personal Instagram account. -… Continue reading Rotterdam Sixdays Finals Event 2017

Art, Travel

The city Rotterdam in four seasons

This weekend I discovered this beautiful video about Rotterdam, shown in all four seasons throughout the past year. It is a video shot in a time- and hyperlapse by Koen Samson. Have you visited Rotterdam in one of the four seasons? https://vimeo.com/192593280 Vimeo description: Rotterdam in four seasons from koen samson | 1 week ago Views 53K… Continue reading The city Rotterdam in four seasons