Around the world in asana’s #1

Padmasana in Rotterdam Journeys start with preparing yourself for them. Reading that lonely planet, buying that extra pair of socks and underwear, and making sure your neighbor is around to water your plants. It’s all part of making sure you are ready for your next adventure. Or at least as ready as you’ll ever be. And…

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Around the world in 40 asana’s

First of all, let me start by saying I’m sorry it’s been while since I’ve posted anything on my website. I’ve been very busy with my teacher training and I started a new job in The Hague. Also it’s a new year, full of exciting ideas and plans for 2019, that have stopped me from…

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New year’s inspiration: ‘When I fall’

Let me fall Let me climb There’s a moment when fear And dream must collide Someone I am Is waiting for courage The one I want The one I will become Will catch me So let me fall If I must fall I won’t heed your warnings I won’t hear them Let me fall If…

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Nusa Lembongan – it’s an island life for me!

Perfect diving, again amazing food, beautiful sunsets and my first acquaintance with Yin Yoga and Manta’s. Definitely more about that later in the blog, but first, let me tell you a little more about the island. About Nusa Lembongan Nusa Lembongan is a small island south of Bali. Getting there is very easy by boat…

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Canggu – Not just a surfer’s paradise

Canggu is hot. And I mean not just Fahrenheit or Celsius-wise. This beautiful, once sleepy beach town has rapidly become one of Bali’s top travel destinations. And rightly so. With its relaxed vibe, nice bars and beautiful beaches, Canggu is definitely worth the visit. Besides surfing, drinks and (very) good food, Canggu also offers you…

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Ubud – Let it work its magic…

Yoga and Ubud (Bali) are undoubtedly connected. So much so, that it may even have become a bit of a cliché to come to this part of Bali and practice. But I didn’t care. I had visited Ubud last year and was now ready to discover the ‘other Ubud’. The more quiet version that revolves…

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Vienna – Experience some Habsburg grandeur…

A couple of days ago I posted my very first yoga picture on Instagram. ‘De kop is eraf’ would Dutch people say, meaning that the first is a fact. The picture was taken in Karolinka, Czech Republic, where my boyfriend and I attended a wedding of friends. So why did I do a random yoga…

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To new beginnings

There are times in life when you know you’ve been walking in the right direction, but somehow took a wrong turn along the way. This is exactly what happened to me when I created ‘www.lekkerbelangrijkleven.nl’. This website (and Instagram-account) was my first step into the world of writing and publishing stories on a website and…

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