Sinterklaas Parade in Amsterdam

Sinterklaas Parade in Amsterdam

[caption id="attachment_517" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Sinterklaas[/caption] Sinterklaas!!! Pieter!!! The chanting of the children was infectious. Sinterklaas is a Dutch character that looks a little like Father Christmas, but is really its own character with its own story. For the...
1 Day Visit to London

1 Day Visit to London

This is the quickest trip we have ever done and probably will ever do. Since Sean had a meeting just outside of London we decided to take a train to the United Kingdom from Amsterdam, which took about...
A day trip to Utrecht

A day trip to Utrecht

[caption id="attachment_395" align="aligncenter" width="800"] Photo by: Sean Cutrufello[/caption] Many of us visit major cities when traveling. But if you have the time, check out the cities and towns outside the city limits! When visiting Utrecht it might feel...
Bacchus Wijnfestival

Bacchus Wijnfestival

Can you read the title in Dutch? It says “Bacchus Wine Festival” I knew you could read it! What is the Bacchus WijnFestival? This is a fun, usually outdoor wine festival with wines from all over the world...
Discovering Copenhagen

Discovering Copenhagen

So, what did we do in the great city of Copenhagen? In the 3ish days we were in town, we went on a canal cruise, a bus tour, saw the Botanical Gardens, ate at Tivoli Gardens, saw The...

Arriving in Copenhagen

When I think of Copenhagen, I think of bikes. Lots of bikes.  Amsterdam seems to get attention as the most bike-friendly city, but in our experience, it was Copenhagen. Bikes are everywhere, but so are cars. The big...
Two Week European Trip

Two Week European Trip

We have only recently wanted to take on sharing our travel journeys with the world. We have always had a healthy wanderlust but haven't really taken the steps to really live it and give into it. Our short...