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Tag Archives: Twijnstraat

Christmas Fairs in Utrecht | The happiest time of the year

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I feel the Christmas jitters going ‘round in my stomach! Imagine snowy streets, hot cocoa, the smell of pine trees, quintessential tunes humming around your head. It’s wonderful! Are you looking forward to it too? Well, you can start experiencing the Christmas joy sooner than you would have thought ‘cause there will be several Christmas markets taking place in the …

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Studio Jux Twijnstraat | good for the buyer and maker

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Located at the Twijnstraat, close to Ledig Erf you will find Studio Jux. I was a fan of the shop straight away: cloths in the store are from excellent quality. The style is minimalistic and the fabrics are simple but with nice patterns. The name ‘Jux’ has been chosen very carefully, it means ‘fun’ in German. The cloths are not only nice to buy and wear but also …

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Wine and the City #2 – Summer wines from Grapedistrict

Hot town, summer in the city! Isn’t Utrecht gorgeous in the sun? The canals glitter and the neighbors are happy. Everyone is outside, in the park, in the garden, on a roof terrace. The BBQ is on, you’ve got your salty snacks on hand… And a glass of wine? Of course! Crisp white, bubbles, or a thirst-quenching rosé. I’m in the …

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Mouth-watering pizzas at Da Portare VIA

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Da Portare VIA just opened its third Utrecht location, and Cate and I were kindly invited to come celebrate with them. We arrived at Brederoplein 6 on a rainy evening feeling rather damp and dishevelled, but the warm, buzzing atmosphere inside was definitely promising. With live acoustic guitar, general cheer, and the tantalising scent of fresh pizza surrounding us, we …

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Explore Utrecht Mini Tour – Lets discover the Twijnstraat

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Welcome to the Mini Tours of Explore Utrecht! In the next six weeks, our photographers Daniel, Pierre and I will take you along in a discovery tour in our city, through a series of pictures and articles. So grab your phone, open up this article and walk along with us! Twijnstraat (aan de Werf) In this first mini tour, we …

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Surprise yourself with all things lovely during the LIVStores fashion weeks

Have you always dreamed of having a beautiful designer item in your closet? Is one of your new year’s resolutions to enrich your wardrobe with beautiful, high-quality clothing? The recently opened LIVStores, located on Twijnstraat, is featuring designers and their unique collections for a few weeks. Together with these designers, LIVStores has set up a unique introductory campaign. In the coming …

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LIVStores – directly from the studio to the shop

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Last week Twijnstraat became home to a new clothing store: LIVStores. This isn’t a standard store like the ones you can find in a lot of shopping streets, but a gem among boutiques. During our visit to LIVStores, we went from one surprise to another. There were so many beautiful things hanging on the racks – more than we expected. …

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Lunchdate at Stael on the Twijnstraat

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Lunch at Stael A lunch-date at Twijnstraat, that’s always fun! The little boutiques and the streets’ atmosphere always give me that holiday feeling. I can waste my time here, strolling around and doing some windowshopping. But for now, we are entering Stael! The name sounds just as cool as the interior looks — with old carpets on the floor, and …

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Kazerij Stalenhoef | Twijnstraat Utrecht

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De Kazerij Stalenhoef is a whalhalla for cheese-lovers. When you step in the shop you will be impressed by all the cheeses, snacks, bread and wine collection. The shop smells delicious; a mix of sweet dried fruit fragrant and pungent smell of delicious cheeses, you instantly get a craving and we ensure that you will end up buying more than what you actually wanted. …

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Wine bar & Bistro ZIES

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Zies, a new wine bar and bistro on the Twijnstraat, opened its doors almost three months ago and the owners Francies Slee and Anthony Scheffers have been very busy since the opening. They produced a Christmas lipdup, scored an 8+ in the ‘gouden pollepel’ test by the newspaper AD and produced a promotional video. But their main business? Ensure that their guests can enjoy delicious Southern European …

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