Sightseeing in Amsterdam without a plan

By | October 13th, 2015|Holland|

So Amsterdam, a European capital which welcomes around 7 million visitors a year, and which has so much to see and do ... yet I turn up in the Dutch capital having planned almost zilch.  Well done me!  This is Amsterdam without a plan! It's very unlike me not to have a plan when travelling.  I [...]

3 reasons to Love Noord – Ale, Art and Cinema

By | October 6th, 2015|Holland|

I love Noord! Now I shall not confess to being an Amsterdam expert, for I have only just spent a few days exploring the city for the very first time this past month. However, even though I only spent a few short days in Amsterdam, more than one of those days was spent exploring glorious [...]

ClinkNOORD – A new kind of social travel experience

By | September 29th, 2015|Holland, Hostel Life|

ClinkNOORD, now that's how you open a hostel! What a weekend! Confession --> Before last week I had never visited Amsterdam before. That's terrible I know, but to be honest I'd always foreseen that I would likely end up visiting as part of a stag do.  Never did I really envisage that I'd explore the city as a [...]