football
After the Mineiraço

After the Mineiraço

Words don't come easy after such a truly historic match. I've been watching the World Cup 2014 semi final between host Brazil and Germany at a friend's place and after 30 minutes we rubbed our eyes in disbelief: it seemed so unreal what happened at the Estádio...

read more
The Semi Finals at World Cup 2014

The Semi Finals at World Cup 2014

4 weeks ago I posted about the World Cup in Brazil. Now the quarter finals have been played and my 2 favourite teams are still in the contest and might meet in the final, just like 40 years ago in World Cup 1974. As a son of a Dutch father and a German mother, little...

read more
Sunday Music: Stan Getz / João Gilberto ‎/ Astrud Gilberto

Sunday Music: Stan Getz / João Gilberto ‎/ Astrud Gilberto

Yes, it's the World Cup 2014 in Brazil and could I not treat you with some Brazilian flavour in my Sunday Music column? Of course no official World Cup songs or Samba EDM remakes, but some really lovely 60's Bossanova from the original masters. Although I have some...

read more

Stay in the loop

& join my mailinglist

Receive the latest news and updates
from Mijk van Dijk's microglobe

You have successfully subscribed. Please open the confirmation Email and click on the confirmation link.