Where to Stay in Amsterdam: Best Neighborhoods

While it’s easy to find a hostel, apartment, fancy hotel, or local guesthouse in Amsterdam isn’t hard, picking the best area to stay in Amsterdam can make or break your trip. Amsterdam is a very diverse…

20 Things to Know About Living in the Netherlands

Amsterdam does not equal the Netherlands. Here are some things that might surprise you and save you some cultural shock. Plus basic tips for expat life in the Netherlands and things you didn’t know about Holland,…

Practical Tips for Moving to the Netherlands

Moving to the Netherlands might be a great adventure, especially when you’re a student. You probably expect a lot of fun, making new friends and exploring the area. I was extremely excited to move to…

Amsterdam Neighbourhood of Oud-Zuid

Amsterdam is surely one of the prime destinations to visit in Europe. But the city is way more than its central part called ‘the Ring’ and has many neighborhoods that visitors will enjoy. Even though…

Around the World in 80 Castles: Beautiful Castles in Europe

When I first came to London I was fascinated by its historical sites, especially those from the Tudor era. As a historian, I loved wandering around different castles and palaces. However I quickly realized that my friend…

Best Places for Cat Lovers

Valentine’s Day is about love and since this year there will be a lot of single people out there why don’t we express the love for our furry friends cats? Every day millions of people click…

Weird Museums in the World

Museums aren’t everybody’s cup of tea. As an art lover I thoroughly enjoyed seeing the masterpieces in the Louvre, the National Gallery, the Rijksmuseum, and the Galleria d’Uffizi. But I get that some might prefer…

5 Places to Visit in Holland Apart From Amsterdam

If you ask a random traveler about the Netherlands they would automatically think about Amsterdam. Although, it appears that most of people have no desire to visit any other place in Holland apart from Amsterdam.…

15 Dutch Foods You Must Try In The Netherlands

I’ve always been obsessed with Dutch things. Dutch art, Dutch history, Dutch architecture. Hence, I did a Master’s degree in Dutch Studies. However, one thing that most people aren’t obsessed with is Dutch food. Dutch…