The Weekend Guide to Amsterdam

The Weekend Guide to Amsterdam

Amsterdam is one of those cities that has it all – old-world charm, a famous art collection, and a thriving nightlife. It’s a city known for its winding canals, bicycles, and controversial laws: here, prostitution and marijuana are legal in some capacity. The city was home to Rembrandt, a Baroque master painter, and Van Gogh,…

15 Best Things to Do in Amsterdam

15 Best Things to Do in Amsterdam

There’s a reason why absolutely everyone raves about Amsterdam – it’s gorgeous! The beautiful burgundy and brown hues of the traditional Dutch buildings are complimented by white-framed windows and colorful flower pots. The arching bridges that pass over Amsterdam’s classic canals are lined with bicycles: the city’s most popular form of transportation. In the summertime,…

Best Specialty Coffee Shops in Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Best Specialty Coffee Shops in Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Coffee lovers rejoice – Rotterdam is home to some of the best specialty coffee shops in Europe! As a culture and coffee enthusiast traveling through the Netherlands, I was eager to discover the top spots for artisanal java in this bustling port city. With its growing reputation as an epicenter of coffee culture, Rotterdam’s indie…

Pistache Café

Pistache Café

As much as I love researching where to go before I visit a city, some of my best discoveries happen by chance, which is one of the loveliest parts of traveling! Pistache was one of those discoveries. I happened to walk by this beautiful café during a walk through The Hague. The lime green chairs…