Best Museums in Amsterdam & Why You Should Visit

Best Amsterdam Museums

When it comes to the best Amsterdam museums, there are lots of contenders. The top 5 most visited museums in Amsterdam included the Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum, Anne Frank House, NEMO, and the Stedelijk, but there are many other fine museums to explore. For ease of use, I broke this article into sections that will…

32 Unusual Things to do in London for Insatiable Hedonists

London Bridge

This compilation of unusual things to do in London is sponsored by my incessant research of this marvelous city, and is the product of my expensive tastes not matching with my current time and budget constraints! This means that you get to enjoy all these wonderful spots for me: some of which I’ve been to,…

2 Day Trip from St. Petersburg to Ruskeala, Karelia

Ruskeala park in Karelia

Looking to discover the beauty and majesty of rural Russia without straying too far from major cities? Then you will absolutely love this short trip to Karelia, which can be made both by car and public transport. The Republic of Karelia is lush with endless forests, scenic roads and lakes galore. All splendid features that…

The Ultimate Guide to Russian Souvenirs & Where To Buy Them

Russian souvenirs

Here are the contents of today’s post:1 Where to find the best Russian souvenirs in Moscow & St. Petersburg:1.1 From authentic Russian nesting dolls to the best artisan Russian gifts1.2 Russian craftsmanship and local artisan souvenirs1.3 Most common Russian souvenirs: 1.4 Russian sweets and food souvenirs1.5 Where to buy Russian souvenirs in Moscow Russia1.6 Where to…

Things to Do in Seville, Spain in 3 Days

Plaza de Espana in Seville bridge

Seville, the jewel of Andalusia, is one of the most stunning Spanish cities I’ve seen so far. If you are after a city trip to a destination brimming with culture, you will absolutely love it. Seville has a stunning architecture and atmosphere that blends the influences of the Moors with the Catholic Church. It is…

15 Cool Things to Do in Leiden on a Weekend

If you want to escape the hustle and bustle of Amsterdam, consider exploring Leiden: a student city with the coziest vibes that is home to the oldest University in the Netherlands. In this guide, I will show you the best things to see in Leiden and how to discover the typical Dutch sights while not…

Top Things To Do in Utrecht in a Weekend

Today we’re headed to Utrecht, a quintessentially Dutch city with medieval roots. If you were looking for a city trip from Amsterdam, you will be pleasantly surprised. There’s quite a lot of things to do in Utrecht. Psst…. If you’re looking for Amsterdam content as well, I’ve got you covered: check out my unusual things…

Hamburg Weekend Guide: Fun Things to Do in Two Days

Hamburg weekend evening illumination on the Speicherstadt

Whether you are passing through Hamburg before your cruise or road tripping through Germany, a Hamburg weekend will pleasantly surprise you! Historically a port city, Hamburg is currently the 3rd busiest port in Europe, so it has great connections to the rest of Europe both by ship and by train. More importantly, there’s plenty to…

Alternative Amsterdam Guide: Street Art, Fun Museums & More

This article has been created in collaboration with Moco Museum. I’d like to thank them for the opportunity as I honestly believe it’s a great fit for people who want to discover an alternative side to classic Amsterdam. This post contains affiliate links that hold no extra charge to you, but allow me to create…

Moco Museum Review: Banksy, Yayoi Kusama and the Power of Contemporary Art

Moco Museum building in Amsterdam The Netherlands

This article has been written as part of a paid campaign with Moco Museum. All opinions remain my own: I’ve been in the museum before and would wholeheartedly recommend it.  Today I’m bringing you along with me to the Moco Museum of modern contemporary art, one of the key museums in Amsterdam’s cultural scene. It’s…