• AMSTERDAM

    10 Things To Do In Amsterdam

    Amsterdam is one of the most unique and beautiful cities I have ever been to. There is a perfect mixture of a younger crowd and families, all striving to be healthy and active. The canals are mesmerizing, I could have sat on a bench and never left. Watching people walk by, others in their houseboats, and then the tours that went by on the water. It was the definition of a laid-back and beautiful day. There are outdoor restaurants all around the city, with people chatting, laughing and enjoying delicious food. You will hardly see cars in this city because there are thousands of bikes. I literally mean thousands. There…

  • From Here To There: Amsterdam

    I admit, I really judged Amsterdam before taking a trip there myself, and I am very happy I decided to give it a chance. When Dave and I decided to visit my best friend and her husband in Paris last year, we knew we wanted to take a day trip or two. I planned on Germany, London, or South France or somewhere in-between, never did I ever plan to go to Amsterdam. I had such a bad image of this wonderful city, and I feel terrible about judging a city by it’s movie reputation of drugs and the Red Light District. First, I will share my experience from driving from…