Bluebells in Hallerbos

The bluebells are now flowering in many parts of Hallerbos – a mystical and fairy tale-like forest in Belgium, not far from Brussels.
藍鈴花正在布魯塞爾附近的Hallerbos森林盛開,秘境般像是童話中的場景。

Early spring fava beans stir-fried with scallions

Fava beans is one of the spring ingredients I get most excited about. In early spring, they are small, tender and bright green.
柔嫩青翠的新鮮嫩蠶豆是早春我最期待的食材之一,每年蠶豆好吃的日子就那麼短短兩三週,天氣一熱蠶豆長大就太老不合胃口。

Going for a drive on my flower route

A very easy route to visit the flower fields in Holland. Each year I spend a few hours driving along my flower route from Huis te Manpad to Voorhoud.
在荷蘭經歷的第十四個春天,每年我會花幾個小時獨自開車在花田區兜風。

Japanese Cuisine YAMA

As an Asian who loves sashimi, I always go to Yama when I want to eat Japanese food in Rotterdam.
身為喜歡吃生魚片的亞洲人,在鹿特丹想吃日本料理的時候我總是到Yama師傅那兒報到。

Sake-steamed cockles with butter

This is a super easy recipe for a night owl who loves seafood. It always soothes my soul at midnight diner.
深夜食堂的節目當中曾經介紹過非常簡單的酒蒸蛤蠣的作法。身為貝類愛好者,酒蒸蛤蠣當然也在我的宵夜清單之內。

Two natural hot springs in Tuscany

It was truly a fantastic experience, bathing in the thermal water that comes directly from the natural and enjoying the Tuscan scenery.
泡在天然溫泉池子裡悠閒地欣賞托斯卡尼鄉村美景是非常奇妙的體驗。

Chickpea ribollita

Ribollita is a classic Tuscan soup made with white beans, bread and black cabbage. A kind of typical Italian peasant food which makes people happy and content in the winter.
Ribollita是用白腰豆,隔夜麵包和羽衣甘藍煮成的傳統托斯卡尼蔬菜湯,這道湯越回鍋越好吃,在托斯卡尼的每一家小餐廳幾乎都能點到這道湯,而且每家餐廳的版本都不太一樣。

Santa Maria a Poneta

Nice place to stay near San Gimignano, especially if you are interested in horseback riding in Tuscany.
在 San Gimignano 附近不錯的住宿地點,尤其是如果你有興趣在托斯卡尼的鄉間騎馬。

San Gimignano

The temperature drops and it gets chilly, but still no snow. Miss snowy days so much, especially the spring snow in Tuscany.
最近十分寒冷但是至今仍然還沒下雪,想念美麗的下雪天,尤其是那年托斯卡尼的春天雪景。

Stuffed green pepper

I like something spicy as an appetizer. Stuffed green pepper is such a comforting and homely dish which reminds me of my mom.
辣椒鑲肉在記憶中屬於媽媽的味道,灌滿思鄉情懷的一道家常開胃菜。

Jheronimus Bosch 500

I came to Den Bosch and intended to visit Het Noordbrabants museum. Unfortunately, the tickets for the exhibition Visions of a Genius had sold out. 前幾天經過 Den Bosch,本來打算順便去 Noordbrabants 博物館看最近很夯的荷蘭中世紀畫家Jheronimus Bosch逝世500週年特展,沒想到一大早票就賣光了。

Saturday grocery shopping at Markthal

As a Rotterdammer, I often go grocery shopping at Markthal. Follow me and have fun!
身為鹿特丹居民,時常在號稱全世界最時尚的菜市場Markthal買菜。這是我的買菜路線在天氣晴朗的冬季週六。