The Best of Amsterdam at Christmas Time

Ice skating rink Museumplein

Last weekend I had a mini staycation in Amsterdam in celebration of my 43rd birthday. I stayed in the elegant Pulitzer Hotel , did some Christmas shopping and got pampered in the Akasha spa. Amsterdam is so sparkling and cozy during the most wonderful time of the year. Window shops and streets are beautifully lit, the […]

Weekend tip: Amsterdam Light Festival Canal Cruise

Watercolors Canal cruise

Hello everyone, I’m back from my Christmas break and first of all would like to wish you a Happy New Year! I had a very peaceful and quiet break filled with netflix, hibernating, stuffing my face with cookies, chocolate and food, and more netflix. Basically, I didn’t do anything and it felt great. I’d like […]

Amsterdam Light Festival Canal Cruise

A must-see this winter is the fourth edition of the Amsterdam Light Festival. The annual event showcases light art installations in, around and above the canals in Amsterdam. Previous years I visited the light art installations on foot. This year however, I chose to enjoy the festival from the water, which was a fantastic experience. You […]