Secret Gouda: Your free self-guided walking tour of Gouda with the best things to do in Gouda

Secret Gouda: Your free self-guided walking tour of Gouda with the best things to do in Gouda

Gouda is a city in South Holland, the Netherlands, that is famous for its namesake cheese. Many people only come to Gouda for the cheese market, however there’s so much more to this beautiful Dutch city only an hour from Amsterdam. In this guide to Gouda’s...
Why you need to visit one of the last Delft Blue Factories in Delft to see Delftware handmade in front of you for FREE

Why you need to visit one of the last Delft Blue Factories in Delft to see Delftware handmade in front of you for FREE

Culture is a funny thing. We devour it and ask for more, but at what cost? Today, I’ll be telling you the story of De Delftse Pauw, one of the last remaining Delft Blauw factories in Delft where delftware is still handpainted and produced in Delft.  I’ll...
Your foodie guide to Yerseke, the best place to try Zeeland mussels, oysters, and lobster in Zeeland

Your foodie guide to Yerseke, the best place to try Zeeland mussels, oysters, and lobster in Zeeland

Sometimes, I get a wild hair–and when I read about the Zeeland mussels, oysters, and the Oosterschelde lobster, I knew that I had to visit this Dutch province just for the seafood.  After researching where to try the best seafood in Zeeland, I ended up deciding...
Best hotels in the Hague: Your guide to the best areas to stay in the Hague written by a Hague resident

Best hotels in the Hague: Your guide to the best areas to stay in the Hague written by a Hague resident

Planning your trip to the Hague, the Netherlands?  This is your insider’s guide to the best hotels in the Hague, including the best neighborhoods to stay in.  I’m still a recent arrival to the Hague as I’ve been living here less than a year, however...