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1. The first kiss

Friday evening October 11, 1985, Reinkenstraat, The Hague. Outside it is dark, windy, wet and cold. Inside, Gier Sühl smiles and lifts his beer to toast with Bart to the project that has been completed, they are both proud, very … Continue reading

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1. The first kiss

Friday evening October 11, 1985, Reinkenstraat, The Hague. Outside it is dark, windy, wet and cold. Inside, Gier Sühl smiles and lifts his beer to toast with Bart to the project that has been completed, they are both proud, very … Continue reading

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It freezes in Arrecife, Lanzarote

Nederlands Español Olga is sick and tired of it, and slams the door shut of the empty restaurant. “I’m going  to my mother” she shouts upstairs. It is Sunday, May 18th, their wedding day, mind you. Alejandro looks down, at the … Continue reading

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Every smile does a small miracle

I cross the street at a crossing, a fast car breaks suddenly, the tense driver is in a big big hurry. When I walk slowly over the zebra I halt in the middle, look, wave and smile at her then … Continue reading

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1994: Airbus 310, Paris => Bamako

What a large spacious aircraft compared to the tight Boeing 737, the plane in which we flew from Brussels to Paris. With a capacity for three times as many people, you have a lot more space and this plane rattles a … Continue reading

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This week no new blogpost

A new series on Mali, africa coming soon!

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