Keukenhof

Did you know that the best time see tulips (in the Netherlands) is in mid-April? Every year between mid-March to mid-May, the Keukenhof (literally ‘Kitchen Garden’ in Dutch) in Lisse is opened to the public with a different theme. This...

Queen Beatrix abdicates

    Today, on the 28th of January, in history marks:   200th anniversary (1813) of the publication of Jane Austen’s Pride & Prejudice 97 years (1916) since Manitobabecame the 1st province in Canada to allow women the right to...