Utrecht, The Netherlands

Before I started my long journey as a long-term traveler, I was working as a Sales Executive for a Dutch Company. I was mainly focused on working for Business & Consultancy companies as I studied mainly International Management & Business at the University of Osnabrueck in Germany.

The lifestyle of Utrecht and the rest of the Netherlands is pretty wild. I spent more or less 3 years of my life balancing out between my part-time job and my studies.

It was an entertaining and interesting profession. I was learning about the Dutch culture, people, way of life, language, and many more. I also had the time to travel to big cities as Amsterdam, Rotterdam, the Hague, and Maastricht.

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But I surely knew in the future I will work on my own terms and conditions!

It was a major decision in my life and I had the courage to make the shift early in my life to change and re-evaluate my lifestyle and head out of my comfort zone. I wanted to step into the unknown and to know more about it. Those business jobs gave me the courage and passion to follow my dreams. Not to mention a few crazy moments that happened during my journey…

During my trips in the Netherlands, I realized quickly the importance of having a really good bike. I went to different shops to get a decent bike, and was looking for the best deal ever…

It took me some hussle to get the proper on, but when I found it, I was delighted ! 

I finally decided to opt for the Kent Thruster KZ2600, it’s a Dual-Suspension Mountain Bike and has a lot to give…

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The Kent Thruster KZ2600 has some nice features.

  • 26-inch full suspension aluminium MTB frame
  • Suspension fork 65 mm travel
  • Shimano 21 Speed Shifters with Rear Tourney Derailleur
  • Front Disc Brake/ Rear Linear Pull Brake
  • Allow Wheel Rims

The Kent Thruster KZ2600 was AWESOME TO USE !!!

I went all the way from Maastricht to Amsterdam, visiting Utrecht and seeing amazing views within the Netherlands.


Maastricht & Amsterdam

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The Netherlands, especially Amsterdam has an ocenic climate greatly influence by its proximity to the North Sea. I was working and visiting the Netherlands during winter.

From my experience, both winters and summers are considered mild.

Amsterdam is a great place to cycle as the rest of the Netherlands is. Amsterdam is in the western part of the Netherlands, in the province of North Holland.

Amsterdam is a great place to cycle as the rest of the Netherlands is. Amsterdam is in the western part of the Netherlands, in the province of North Holland.

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Osnabrueck, Germany

While I was working as a part-time job for a Dutch company, I also enrolled  and studied at the university of applied sciences of Osnabrueck in Germany. Germany is based in the region of Low Saxony and has a lot to offer…

Anyway, in a moment of nostalgia, I wanted to share a few photos from my time studying as an international student for the university of applied sciences of Osnabueck while working for this Dutch company. Enjoy!

1456015241221My crazy Erasmus Friends  at a dinner party!
1451912490556My German Host Brother Marc & I visiting a Firefighter’s friend in Germany
While I was working as a part-time job for a Dutch company, I also enrolled and studied at the university of applied sciences of Osnabrueck in Germany. Germany is based in the region of Low Saxony and has a lot to offer… Anyway, in a moment of nostalgia, I wanted to share a few photos from my time studying as an international student for the university of applied sciences of Osnabueck while working for this Dutch company. Enjoy!He looks scary, right !!! Good one Sim (South Korean Friend)
IMG-20160204-WA0001Ivan, I (Kevin), and Martin; all of us enjoying the night with a few pints
1452368201252I decided to become the human-pineapple. Look at this amazing pineapple, It looks amazing !!!
1446158078598Amazing Mélanie cooking once again for me. OMG, I am such a lucky guy…
IMG-20160409-WA0000Friends coming at home, delicious !!!
IMG-20160410-WA0014Random German guy at the university, I think he was sick of alcohol
1458803805079Found these bags on the journey

I headed from Amsterdam to Osnabrueck with my Kent Thruster KZ2600 twice and it was amazing !!!


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