Voor Altijd
Dutch Affairs / Dutch East Indies / English / Film / History / Indonesia / Living in NL

Voor Altijd

Voor altijd (Forever) is a short documentary about descendants of people of Dutch former colonies. It was released two days ago. In this documentary there are one Indisch/Indo, one Indonesian, one Moluccan and one Javanese from Suriname. To understand it better, here is a brief  information about the history background of all four persons who … Continue reading

Oh Porto!
English / History / Photography / Travel

Oh Porto!

Last year Porto was named European best destination by European travel agencies. In 2001 it was designated as European Cultural Capital by Europe Union. Earlier in 1996 UNESCO declared the historical centre of Porto as World Heritage Site. This string of accolades made it easier for me and my family to choose this city as our … Continue reading