Tag Archives: netherlands
June 10, 2015

Eat like a local in Amsterdam: FEBO

Whenever we travel abroad, we often try to gain a sense of authenticity while immersed in an entirely new culture, staying away from the comforts of home to embrace the life of the locals. There is more to exploring a country than those traditional tourist itineraries, and according to Travel Weekly, our hunger for real […]

August 21, 2013

Dining & Design at Droog in Amsterdam

A recent trip to Amsterdam found me recharging for a few hours at Droog, a light and lovely studio, cafe and hotel in the historical centre of this city known as “Venice of the North”. Crossing everyday objects with pleasing and functional art, Studio Droog is a beautiful space that offers well-designed and quirky pieces […]

June 26, 2013

Start the Day at the Stayokay Rotterdam: Hostel Review

Nevermind my sweeping generalization, if there is one thing I’ve learned from having lived in the Netherlands for a year as well as coming from an oversized Dutch family, is that the Dutch are clean. Impeccable, shiny, spotless. Generally. This same generalization can be applied to the Stayokay Hostel Rotterdam. Bright and polished, the Stayokay Rotterdam was […]

October 8, 2009

Wanted: Au Pair in Leiden, the Netherlands!

Au Pair Wanted 2 lovely girls and a sweet boy near a vibrant student town in Leiden, the Netherlands! Click here for a complete family profile! Work 30 hours/week caring for the children plus light house-keeping. Take part in the family life! Room & board included. EUR 325/month plus EUR 275 for language course, EUR […]