The Winter Festival of Amsterdam Amsterdam Light Festival puts Amsterdam in the spotlights during the dark winter months. In December and January, the city sparkles with many light art installations. National and international artists have created unique works of art, most of which were made specifically for Amsterdam Light Festival. The canals of Amsterdam form

Autumn in Holland: the best tips! This week it got really clear in Holland: the summer is over and we have to prepare for the fall. Which is actually not that horrible, for autumn means beautiful colors, great food and a unique ambiance! First; There is nothing better than enjoying a Dutch beer, like a

Top 5 not to miss in Holland this summer! The Netherlands has always been a popular destination for visitors in the summer, and the summer of 2017 proves that again! Even though the weather has not been too kind on our little country this summer, there are still so many reasons to visit Holland, for

Looking for windmills, clogs or cheese?  We joined the new Hop on Hop off tour to the countryside of Amsterdam and saw it all! This summer a new Hop on Hop off tour introduced itself in Amsterdam; the Hop on Hop off: Cheese, Windmills and Dutch Villages. This tour starts in Amsterdam at the A’DAM

It’s a Kind of Magic … Would you like to see a magic trick? Well, because our team is in for anything, we didn’t say no. But genuinely the image of magicians is not really sexy or appealing. An old guy comes to mind, who’s wearing white gloves and will attempt to pull a rabbit

Hurray! The 18th of June is Father’s day and this means we all should put our dads in the spotlight. It used to be enough to just draw a picture at school, make an ashtray out of clay (even if your father doesn’t smoke) or cut some paper flowers. But when your all grown up,

We love water, Holland is full of it! And because we love water and canal cruises so much, we put together a list with the best options to discover Holland from the water! In this list you can find a few different options. So if you are in Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Utrecht, Leiden or Maastricht and

This weekend we celebrate Pentecost, in Christianity this means the remembrance of the Holy Spirit. In Holland it also means we have the Monday off! Time to brainstorm about some fun things to do during Pentecost weekend. We put together five of our favorite activities for a long weekend in Holland! A cruise over the

From 1996 till 2017 the name of this football stadium was Amsterdam ArenA. After a long period of discussion the Amsterdam ArenA is renamed to the Johan Cruijff ArenA. This decision was made public on the 25th of April 2017, supposed to be 70th birthday of Johan Cruijff. Johan Cruyff was born in 1947 in Betondorp, Amsterdam. During his

The Maritime Museum (Scheepvaartmuseum) is a Dutch museum in Amsterdam dedicated to the shipping history of the Netherlands. It contains the second largest maritime collection in the world. It is exactly 100 years ago that the museum was founded. For this reason, the museum has put together an exhibition of 350 exceptional objects from the