Netherlands Travel Guides

Real reviews and articles from travellers in Netherlands.

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Best Places to Visit in Netherlands.

If you are planning a visit to Netherlands any time soon you should check out these articles from real travellers for the best places to visit.

Amsterdam- Must visit country

About 2 months ago I’ve been traveling to Amsterdam. It’s a beautiful city and the capital of The Netherlands. A city full of tourists, lots of cafes, museums, bicycles (think there are more [...]

A Sunday Trip to The Hague, Netherlands

In 2017, over 16 million people visited The Netherlands. This number is projected to grow over the coming year, with tourists flocking to the flat, windy country from places near and far. Most go [...]

One more weekend in Amsterdam

What to do and where to go in Amsterdam when it’s cold? Obviously, people who love to travel are always trying to discover something new and that’s why they’re picking up a new destination every [...]

Netherlands: Amsterdam's City Center

Walkabout in Amsterdam’s City Center After a long flight that lasted almost 13 hours (I flew from the Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Malaysia), I touched down at the Schiphol International [...]

7 must do things in Amsterdam

Amsterdam, the liberal city built on water, is definitely a must-visit destination for anyone who enjoys beautiful architecture, a green lifestyle, and excellent food. Not to mention all the [...]

All about Amsterdam in 2 days

Amsterdam is an amazing city, which everyone should visit at least once in their lives. First of all, it is a city of contrasts. On the one hand, the city breaks all stereotypes, free love, and [...]

Ideas For a Summer Day in Amsterdam

At a first glance, Amsterdam can be confusing. It’s a big old city in the northern Netherlands with an interesting history, and it is hard to make the most of it on your first visit if you [...]

Cebu’s Little Amsterdam

A Hint of Spring in the Philippines I once read a post on Facebook that said, “Spontaneous adventures are the best because planned ones never push through,” and I couldn’t help [...]

Amsterdam Schiphol Airport

Amsterdam Schiphol Airport. These words have become a heart warming sensation letting me know that I am almost home. Over the last two years I have flown at least ten times to and/or from this [...]

Amsterdam: Hipster City built on Water

A city built on the water, a floating flower market, narrow and bent houses, an international place-to-be. Talking about the Dutch metropolis seems to be quite hip right now. Everyone wants to [...]

Learning how to live in the Netherlands

The river in Nijmegen at sunset In my first year out of high school, I did the classic gap-year backpack around Europe with my best friend. It was an invaluable experience, and I’m glad I [...]

Amsterdam: 6 best places to take pictures

You are photographer, blogger or you just want to put picture on Facebook or Instagram and get more likes than ever? Follow me through the confused streets and canal network and you will discover [...]

Maastricht: the perfect mélange

The in-between When you think of The Netherlands (which is not Holland, but we´ll talk about that later) you might probably think of hectic Amsterdam at first, then maybe some tulips, cheese and [...]

Amsterdam: Mark your calendar!

My first ever solo-travelling experience was in October 2014 when I decided to be an au pair in The Netherlands. I left my job. I left my family, I left the country that I had been living for 27 [...]

The Netherlands: Amsterdam on a budget

The Netherlands: Amsterdam on a budget Travelling is an amazing experience which enriches everyone’s life. However, oftentimes people postpone or even worse, give up travelling because of a [...]

The Netherlands: Amsterdam on a budget

The Netherlands: Amsterdam on a budget Travelling is an amazing experience which enriches everyone’s life. However, oftentimes people postpone or even worse, give up travelling because of a [...]

Rotterdam: A Day Guide

As an introvert, I’m not really interested in making small talk, but when you find yourself in a foreign country it becomes a bit of a necessity. I was in Holland for two weeks, and decided [...]

Amsterdam Springtime Adventures

Amsterdam Springtime Adventures For many Europeans it has become a recurring thing going on extended weekend getaways to the major cities of Europe. Price war on plane tickets and increased short [...]

Amsterdam on a Budget

A How-To Guide for surviving in expensive cities Amsterdam is one of the most beautiful cities on Earth and a popular tourist destination, but it’s not exactly known for being budget friendly. In [...]

amsterdam revisted

a look back I’ve been feeling nostalgic: it’s been almost five months since I’ve called Holland home and had you asked me in October if I would ever feel like I truly missed it, [...]