Yan Ting Yuen (49) was born in Hong Kong, but her parents moved to the Netherlands when she was six years young. They settled in Maastricht where they opened a Chinese restaurant, Asia, in the center of town. Her documentary, My Father’s Choice, examines their family history in liaison to major changes in China and it balances questions and answers offering food for thought. Continue reading Documentary: My Father’s Choice
The bridge will be closed for all traffic from August 6 until August 21, starting Sunday night. Continue reading Noorderbrug closed August 6 – August 21!
Tracey Taylor will host Crumbs! in the new season of Shout-FM expat radio. Continue reading Crumbs! on Shout-FM radio
A video taken with a drone, showing some of the human chain protest against Tihange on Sunday June 25. Continue reading Human chain: view from the sky
Maastricht photographer Nico Bonfrère captured some great moments at the Catwalk Maastricht event this Saturday June 24. As an appetizer to the Fashionclash Festival which is from June 29 – July 2. Continue reading Catwalk Maastricht & Fashionclash
Four swimming Jack Russels in Maastricht city are taking Facebook by storm with their adorable pool videos. Continue reading Swimming JRT’s are about to go viral!
A cat in need of help. Liz Wolting of Animal’s Faith stepped up for her. She’s named June and will receive the best care now. You can help by donating via IBAN: NL32ABNA0409082740, Stichting Animal’s Faith in Maastricht with the description “for June”. On her behalf, thank you! Continue reading Animal’s Faith: June’s Story
We celebrate this official first summer day with ice cream! Not just in Maastricht city, but also across the border in Belgium… Continue reading Happy Solstice!
It’s Maurice the Dog time again! Continue reading A Dog named Maurice
French composer Francis Poulenc died two days after performing his last concert in Maastricht (1963). Continue reading Last concert Poulenc in Maastricht, 1963