Talk canals, tulips, windmills, museums, bike rides, weed, coffee shops, red light district; and you know you’re in Amsterdam. But there is a little more to do in this pretty and tolerant Dutch capital. While most visitors almost do not make it through to their Day 2 in the city, quite overwhelmed Continue reading
For the first time ever, missing a flight seemed that close! We were just seconds away from the closing gates. Blame it on the crazy European summers that Amsterdam gets jampacked with travelers pouring in from every corner of the earth, who end up creating claustrophobic bottle-necks at the security check of Schiphol. But on the hindsight, are we not part of the same crowd as well?
But we made it through, and hence the post! The trip took us to Helsinki and Tallinn, capital cities of Continue reading
If there is ever such a thing as a contest of the prettiest town on earth, my vote shall go to Bruges, without a second thought. This Belgian medieval town Continue reading
Any place you go to, anywhere in the world, there is always a symbolic identity that is associated with it, which is also the very basis of its history, culture, or tradition. When you think of the Netherlands, there are Continue reading
On a chilly winter afternoon, as I sat staring blankly at my computer screen, I had this sudden urge of hunting for new wallpapers, so that I could have a new thing to stare at. Change is, after all, a good thing. This was how I discovered Lake Bled, and Continue reading
Having spent over a year living in Europe, and traveling to some major touristy destinations, I contemplate visiting smaller towns or villages this year, which are some serious answers to the quest of pure local flavour. The idea of visiting Ghent Continue reading