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    North America Travel

    Mexico: Teotihuacan

    Barely landed from a trip to Asia, I figured it was a good time to share a long overdue post on Mexico. 🙂  Two years ago, I visited Mexico City briefly during a business trip, and I got a taste of the atmosphere. I didn’t have the opportunity then to visit Teotihuacan, an archaeological complex northeast of Mexico City, so when the chance  presented itself to go there after my Cancùn trip, I didn’t think twice. Continue Reading

  • Fashion

    Pretty Tall Fashion Show

    It’s been a busy few weeks for the ladies at Pretty Tall Fashion, one of the Dutch ‘tall’ retailers; two weekends of fashion shows in a row. Kicking off at their…

  • North America Travel

    Mini post on Mexico: Cancún

    Sunshine, emerald coloured water, white beaches, delicious guacamole and tasty Mojitos and Caipirinhas; in theory Cancún doesn’t sound bad at all. If you’re after a beach holiday, and the only thing…

  • Lifestyle

    Riverside Celebrations

    For the sake of argument, let’s say roughly half my country is below sea level, so you will always be close to sea, lakes, streams, rivers, canals, anything watery really (maybe…

  • Fashion


    If there’s anything I’ve learned the last year is that high-rise jeans are in fact super comfi and trendy, and that I have a soft spot for the embroidery trend. So I’m…

  • Lifestyle

    Tall Wife 2.0

    Welcome to the Tall Wife 2.0. It was time for a redesign, for fresh ideas, for new energy. I hope you like the brand spanking new look of my blog. I…

  • Europe Travel

    Icelandic Adventures: Reykjavik

    Iceland has been on my travel-wishlist for a while: the rough landscapes (barren at times), the dramatic coastline, the geysers, the cute and tough Icelandic horses (I can probs fold my…

  • Fashion

    Skirt Shapes for Tall Girls

    For every body type there are certain styles that accentuate your best assets, and certain styles you better stay away from as they won’t flatter you at all. I don’t mean…

  • Lifestyle

    2017 – Changes

    Happy 2017 everyone! I know 2017 is one week old already, but better late than never I suppose. 🙂 I hope this year brings you all you wish for and more,…

  • Europe Travel

    Tall Christmas shopping in Zürich

    I was quite looking forward to my trip to Switzerland, as I desperately needed to do some Christmas shopping. As the Hobbit was not able to join me on this trip…

  • Fashion

    Winter Blues: A-line x Denim

    Nothing can go wrong with a good skirt. Though my first pick shape wise is usually a pencil skirt (or pencil dress) as they’re so feminine, I have found myself being…

  • Europe Travel

    Traintravel: Like Swiss Clockwork

    One of the advantages of living in Europe is that you can get around the continent super easy without getting on a plane. You can get on a train in Amsterdam and…