For a few years now, it seems board and card games have been making a serious comeback. And why shouldn’t they? Nerds have known it all along, playing games is cool. Different venues in the city, among which Rotown, have experimented with board game nights, but Jerona's favourite location for a competitive night of Secret Hitler has to be Stroop.
We flew in award-winning directors from over the world to show them the real Rotterdam to offer them unique insights into what makes this city tick. With the Story Conference organised by HotelRebel we wanted to inspire them so that the Rotterdam, I Love You feature film is truly reflecting this city's life.
We attended Open Doek Festivals second edition; a carefully balanced and diverse program that offers something from everyone. From short films and seminars to talks ranging from local initiatives to big national directors.
Tickets for the second edition of Tour d'Amour May 14 are on sale now! Tour d'Amour is a festival organised by Rotterdam, I Love You where visitors will be taken on a creative journey through the art field in Rotterdam.
Rotterdam’s eclectic music festival called Triangle went back indoors. At the basis of this event are a variety of different party organizations, among others Chips, Niko. & Give Soul. All bringing in their own flavours creating a festival with music styles from many different music scenes.
Explorer Alex visited the "Swanmarket" at the Westelijk Handelsterrein. Swanmarket is a platform for new creative entrepreneurs who want to show their products to the public. This manifests itself in a lifestyle market where you can find a very diverse offer.