Highlight of our summer trip. Many years ago my sister and my hero showed me a photo of her in a similar pose. I’ve always been in awe of her and particularly her travels. Around Europe solo at 19 (around 1986), then through Africa for 6 months. All this before the internet, back when you... Continue Reading →
So here we are at the tail end of 2020. We are back in NL and ClarkterstraatNL is almost back to where we were, in a new and improved and transformed sort of way. We are due an update to the blog to fill you in, but in the meantime, we need a hero post. ... Continue Reading →
In all my years of travelling, whenever I was worried, my mother would say to me, “What’s the worst that can happen? It doesn’t work out and you have to come home?” .
As time is running out on our desert adventure, we are frantically trying to squeeze in all the experiences this Emirate has to offer.
So it is 2012 and we decide that our little Clarkterstraat clan was going to start an adventure. Off to The Netherlands for 2 years and then back to the big smoke of Sydney.
I won't lie... It's not easy to see the rest of the world returning to school and life whilst the UAE is debating whether or not we'll go back to school AT ALL this year (as in not until Jan 2021). Currently, it's a rumour, but past experience has shown that rumours end up truth.... Continue Reading →