Category Archives: Netherlands

Recipe | Bitterballen (Dutch)

Served to us as a bar snack, with mustard for dipping, these miniature fried meat balls were the most interesting traditionally Dutch food I encountered while in The Netherlands.  It was quite difficult to find a traditional Dutch meal, and … Continue reading

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Spending Money Going Nowhere Fast

We’ve all done it, those of us who travel to a new city, and take a taxi in from the airport that is.  We sit in traffic, going nowhere in a cab for like 30 minutes to an hour, only … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Day | 3.4.11 | Amsterdam Canal

Amsterdam, Netherlands It’s one of those places that when you see a photo, you just know it’s Amsterdam.  The well known architecture sitting against the city’s signature canals are kind of a dead give away.

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Travel Photo of the Day | 3.2.11 | Traditional Dutch Home

Rotterdam, Netherlands Not far outside of the city sits a suburban neighborhood housing traditional Dutch homes, complete with thatched roofs and moats!

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Okay, I Partied…So Now What?

Amsterdam.  City of sin.  Weed, alcohol, mushrooms, sex.  All available.  All the time.  Some kind of supposed heaven one might say.  But another might have a different opinion. I  pretty much expected to love Amsterdam.  After all, everyone else I … Continue reading

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Het Eethuisje van Delfshaven – Rotterdam, Netherlands

Ever been to the Netherlands and wondered, where is all the traditional Dutch food???  Well, it’s not that easy to find.  Before flying into Amsterdam I tried to find out what traditional Dutch food was, and got little feedback other … Continue reading

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Yamsterdam Apartments – Amsterdam

If you’re not really into the hostel thing, are traveling with a group of people, and will be in Amsterdam for 3 or more nights, you might consider looking into Yamsterdam Apartments.  Their services may provide you a cheaper alternative … Continue reading

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