TEN FUN FACTS ABOUT AMSTERDAM: DID YOU KNOW…?

TEN FUN FACTS ABOUT AMSTERDAM: DID YOU KNOW…?

So you’re planning a trip to Amsterdam, or A’dam as the locals like to call it. You’ve done a bit of research beforehand, you’ve booked your hotel, you’ve booked your flights. If you’re a really good planner, you’ve even mapped out your itinerary of...
HOW TO “DO” AMSTERDAM IN 5 DAYS: THE ULTIMATE ITINERARY

HOW TO “DO” AMSTERDAM IN 5 DAYS: THE ULTIMATE ITINERARY

Planning a five-day trip to Amsterdam? Want to know what to do in Amsterdam in 5 days? This 5 days in Amsterdam itinerary is packed with the best things to do and see for first-time visitors, including all the popular spots and hidden gems.  Five days is actually an...
HOTEL NH BARBIZON PALACE AMSTERDAM: REVIEW

HOTEL NH BARBIZON PALACE AMSTERDAM: REVIEW

The five-star NH Barbizon Palace is a comfortable, elegant, yet reasonably priced hotel in the heart of Amsterdam. It features modern luxury touches behind the meticulously restored facades of 19 canal houses, which all date from the 17th century. Add to this a...
ZAANSE SCHANS WINDMILLS: A DAY-TRIP FROM AMSTERDAM

ZAANSE SCHANS WINDMILLS: A DAY-TRIP FROM AMSTERDAM

After a few days in Amsterdam, a day trip to Zaanse Schans can provide a much-needed break from urban buzz. I can’t deny it, this place is shamelessly touristy, but it’s the perfect place to escape the bustle of the city and discover Dutch picturesque...
6 BEST MUSEUMS IN AMSTERDAM YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS

6 BEST MUSEUMS IN AMSTERDAM YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS

Amsterdam certainly has a reputation that precedes it, and for many backpackers, the city begins and ends in a coffee shop — that couldn’t be more wrong, you really need to get out and explore! In Amsterdam museums should take the spotlight, featuring historical...