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  • 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…

  • Tall

    Tall Women and Heels: An Open Letter

    “Heels should not even be considered by tall women”. You can imagine how displeased I was reading this statement in Margriet, one of the bigger magazines of the Netherlands. I appreciate…

  • Asia Travel

    China: The Great Wall & Beijing

    Less than two years ago, I had never been to China. This year alone I went three times. As I probably would not have chosen China as a destination for city…

  • Fashion

    Winser Winter Whites

    Nothing beats a refreshing autumn walk; the crisp air, the pretty colors, the feeling of wanting to hide away in your outfit. For me, it doesn’t get much better than that,…

  • Travel

    The ‘Upside’ of Being a Tall Traveler

    We all know the downsides of being a tall traveler. The agony of folding away your giraffe legs in an economy class seat, the stares, the pictures, the comments. Today, I…

  • Asia Travel

    Capturing Bali

    You can imagine my excitement when a business meeting got moved from Amsterdam to Bali. I mean, Amsterdam is nice, but it’s not Bali. I was quite looking forward to extending…

  • Fashion

    A Tall Girl’s Guide to Accessories

    When tall ladies seek fashion advice for their leggy frames, they usually only think about their measurements, the clothes they can or cannot wear, and the height of their heels. They…

  • Lifestyle

    Lost… and found!

    For the first time since started blogging, I had a bit of a gap between my posts… Nothing serious; basically, life happened. Work demanded attention in the weeks leading up to…

  • Fashion

    Style Challenge: a Leather Look

    Here’s a confession: though quite intrigued by leather looks shown on Pinterest and Instagram by uber fashionable chicks, a leather look on myself is a bit out of my comfort zone. But…

  • Tall

    Team Tall: a Tall Brunch in Amsterdam

    You may have seen it already on various social media, but in case you’ve missed it, just a short post to inform you that Sallee of Tallguides.com and I are very…

  • Fashion

    Introducing Winser London

    When I’m looking for clothing or new styles to try on, I always try to think outside the box and find brands that would fit my tall frame, even though they…