The Netherlands

    The highlight reel from our Eurotrip

    Back to normal London life here. Aside from the blue skies and sunshine today, life feels normal again. After twelve days of family time, it felt a bit strange to wake up by myself in my flat. I think the…

  • Amsterdam, The Netherlands

    Journey from Amsterdam to London

    After 10 days of fun traveling, I suppose all good things must come to an end at some point. Yesterday was our last day in Amsterdam and the last half day of our entire European adventure. It's unbelievable that it's…

  • Amsterdam, The Netherlands

    Amsterdam: Hop On Hop Off Canal Bus

    We woke up to serious sunshine peeking through our window in Amsterdam; an incentive to be up at 7:30 to get the day started in proper Dutch fashion. We hit up Le Pot au Feu for breakfast on Damrak before heading…

  • Amsterdam, The Netherlands

    Family Getaway: Day One in Amsterdam

     We made it into Amsterdam from Paris by the early evening and were settled into our hotel shortly after. Taking the train was the best idea ever. Not only was it comfortable, but the train station was right in the middle…

  • Thalys Train Ride, Paris

    Thalys Journey: Notes from the Train

    Happy Easter from the Netherlands, France and Belgium Bonjour from Bruxelles! I'm currently sitting on a Thalys train from Paris to Amsterdam by way of Brussels using the on-board Wi-fi and astounded at how far technology has come. Talk about…