From april 2016 this blog will no longer be fennoeshjka.com. I wanted a new website name for a while and decided to work on a whole new idea for my blog. This blog will still be reachable at fennoeshjka.wordpress.com and in the meantime I will work on my new one. Stay tuned and I hope… Continue reading By bye fennoeshjka.com!
So, trying to update on a regular basis clearly doesn’t work for me. It has been quite busy lately. Working on my thesis for example. Oh, and moving back to the Netherlands for a more permanent time was also very time consuming. Decided to leave my nomadic life behind for a while to focus on… Continue reading // Short update
Okay, normally I would just write about the things I did and see while traveling and about my internship. But since I am home now for a while, I feel the need to write about that too. It’s not a happy post though, so be warned. When I was still traveling, I have read about… Continue reading The Big Black Hole
In april this this year I went to Tirana a couple of days. So when I arrived at Tirana a couple of weeks ago, I decided to have a relaxing stay at Tirana Backpackers hostel and do a bit of sightseeing along the way. My days in the city consisted of chilling with the dogs… Continue reading Travel || Tirana Snapshots
Since two weeks I’ve been back in Albania to finish my internship in Gjirokastra. When I was back in Tirana at the beginning of this month, I was invited to a presentation of a very nice project organised by Cultural Heritage Without Borders. Shepherds in the region of Gjirokastra were asked to provide the wool… Continue reading Presentation || CHwB – From The Shepherd To The Artisan
Now time for something completely different. Last week I took my dad to Zeche Zollverein in Essen, Germany, for his birthday. Once this was a huge colemine and is now transformed into an impressive museum about the work that has been done here (and in the rest of the Ruhr area) and is inscribed on… Continue reading Travel || Heavy Metal Am Ruhrgebiet
Besides the assignment for my internship, I’m doing a lot more here in Albania. There are a couple of projects I got involved in and was invited to. I thought it would be nice to show what kinds of things I did these couple of months. Sewing and weaving project at Gjirokastra When I started… Continue reading Side projects