Janneke Klop

Goodreads Author


Website

Twitter

Genre

Member Since
April 2012

URL


Janneke Klop is a self-declared ‘roamaniac’ and has been exploring Romania since 2005. After studying English Language and Culture in the Netherlands and the UK she started working as a teacher, but the world on the other side of the window was so attractive that she decided to head outdoors. It was love at first sight between her and Romania and she has revisited almost every year. She writes about her Romanian adventures at www.roamaniac.com and also co-organises (self-) guided tours of the mountains of Romania. Born and bred in the Netherlands, Janneke now lives in Ghent, Belgium, where she works in Flanders’ best-supplied travel bookshop, Atlas & Zanzibar. She is an active member of the Klim- en Bergsportfederatie (Climbing and Mountain ...more

Hiking in the Ciucaș Mountains

One of the first places I want to revisit when I am allowed to travel to Romania again will be the Ciucaș Mountains: a small massif nestled in the Carpathians’ Bend, just southeast of Brașov. Although humble in size, the Ciucaș is generously endowed with natural beauty. Not only do the bujorile de munte – mountain rhododendrons – adorn the green slopes in May and June; the Ciucaș is also known for

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Share on Twitter
Published on June 05, 2020 08:00
Average rating: 4.5 · 8 ratings · 3 reviews · 3 distinct works
The Mountains of Romania: T...

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 2 ratings2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Mountains of Romania: T...

0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
Het Sweek zeer korte verhal...

by
4.33 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 2018
Rate this book
Clear rating

* Note: these are all the books on Goodreads for this author. To add more, click here.

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Iconoclasm (Poetry)
1 chapters   —   updated Apr 10, 2012 07:53AM
Description: Poem
The Wind-Up Bird ...
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
Sapiens: A Brief ...
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
Testament - Antho...
Rate this book
Clear rating

 

Janneke’s Recent Updates

Janneke is now friends with Dominique
8815924
Janneke is on page 263 of 607 of The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle
The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami
Rate this book
Clear rating
Janneke wants to read
De uitvinder van de natuur by Andrea Wulf
Rate this book
Clear rating
Trofee by Gaea Schoeters
"Af en toe kom je een boek tegen die je werkelijk van je sokken blaast. Trofee is zo’n boek. Straf verhaal, niet enkel over een rijke blanke trofee jager maar ook over alle tradities die verbonden zijn met de klassieke jacht. En natuurlijk de onvermij" Read more of this review »
Janneke wants to read
Trofee by Gaea Schoeters
Trofee
by Gaea Schoeters (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Janneke liked a quote
Sapiens by Yuval Noah Harari
“History is something that very few people have been doing while everyone else was ploughing fields and carrying water buckets.”
Yuval Noah Harari
Janneke wants to read
Liefdesverklaring aan de Nederlandse taal by Mira Feticu
Rate this book
Clear rating
Janneke wants to read
Growth by Vaclav Smil
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Janneke's books…
Lois Lowry
“It is very risky. But each time a child opens a book, he pushes open the gate that separates him from Elsewhere.”
Lois Lowry

Charles Baudelaire
“Genius is nothing more nor less than childhood recaptured at will.”
Charles Baudelaire, The Painter of Modern Life and Other Essays

Edmund Burke
“When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one, an unpitied sacrifice in a contemptible struggle.”
Edmund Burke, Thoughts on the Cause of the Present Discontents

Elie Wiesel
“The opposite of love is not hate, it's indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, it's indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, it's indifference. And the opposite of life is not death, it's indifference.”
Elie Wiesel

Patricia A. McKillip
“Imagination is the golden-eyed monster that never sleeps. It must be fed; it cannot be ignored.”
Patricia A. McKillip

233 ¡ POETRY ! — 21988 members — last activity 4 hours, 38 min ago
No pretensions: just poetry. Stop by, recommend books, offer up poems (excerpted), tempt us, taunt us, tell us what to read and where to go (to read ...more
220 Goodreads Librarians Group — 122036 members — last activity 2 minutes ago
A place where all Goodreads members can work together to improve the Goodreads book catalog. Non-librarians are welcome to join the group as well, to ...more



No comments have been added yet.