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 to kick off the new year with the one leisurely thing I did do during my break: an Amsterdam Light Festival Boat Tour.  Unfortunately it was raining cats and dogs that day so I was unable … [Read more...]

Amsterdam Canal Cruising with ‘Bluespoon on Board’

Amsterdam canal cruising

  On beautiful summer days, there's nothing better than renting a boat and cruising the Amsterdam canals with a group of friends. Amsterdam is after all at its best when seen from the water. A perfect day on the water is however incomplete without drinks and bites. Now, you can go to the supermarket and prepare a picnic basket yourself, or even better, you can order the food and drinks at Bluespoon Restaurant & Bar. The Bluespoon on Board service not only saves you time, but also … [Read more...]

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 get to experience the festival from another, more intimate perspective, but also you get to see Amsterdam in its full galore at night with all the Christmas … [Read more...]