Getting around in Amsterdam

Getting around in Amsterdam There’s so much to see and experience in Amsterdam; the world-famous canals, top-rated museums, the typical old-Dutch style houses and beautiful parks to name just a few things. But because the city has more visitors than residents on any given day, it’s essential to know how to move around as efficiently […]

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The Dutch Muiderslot castle – a day trip

Muiderslot, the finest medieval castle in the Netherlands In Muiden, about fifteen kilometers southeast of Amsterdam, stands the impressive Muiden Castle (Muiderslot in Dutch). It is one of the best-known medieval castles in the Netherlands and also one of the best preserved. It was built on a strategic location at the mouth of the Vecht […]

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Planespotting at Maho beach in Sint Maarten

Planespotting at Saint Martin/Sint Maarten Sint Maarten is one of the paradise islands in the Caribean sea. Here’s a few facts: The island consists out of a French part and a Dutch part, divided by a 10 km border (free traffic possible). spoken language is English (as most inhabitants stem from English slaves). The island is […]

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The Gay Pride, Amsterdam

The Gay Pride, Amsterdam There are currently still 72 countries where being gay is not allowed by law. Moreover, in 13 countries, a death sentence still applies for being gay. Even in the Netherlands, there are still situation wherein gay, bi or transgender people don’t feel safe. That is why it is important to keep doing the […]

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