Tag Archives: blind

Sound or vision?

As you may know I am also a host for Airbnb, and have guests from all over the world frequently. Yesterday new guests arrived and at 3 pm, exactly, the doorbell rang loud to announce their arrival. I thought. But … Continue reading

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Amsterdam seen through fingertips

Right now there is an ad campaign up to inform us about the CtheCity project. It is a tour of Amsterdam conducted by blind tour guides. It promises to be an experience that will last. A one hour wander will take … Continue reading

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Everyday strangeness

Erm, this is not a surprise gift made from a hoover bag (sorry, it’s the time of the year 😉 It is the tardigrade, or water bear, a tiny animal, seen through the microscope. A good thing they don’t grow taller than … Continue reading

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