The Netherlands

Edam day trip from Amsterdam

Exploring Edam: A quick trip from Amsterdam

This post contains affiliate links. Edam, Netherlands is just a quick day trip from Amsterdam and is so charming! Day trips are fabulous because you can be somewhere awesome, like Amsterdam and be so close to many other experiences. Spending time in one

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Zandvoort Beach Day trip from Amsterdam

Day trip from Amsterdam to the beach

This post contains affiliate links. The words “Amsterdam” and “beach” may not be two words you think of together. But the beach is a quick day trip from Amsterdam! The Netherlands is known for being cloudy and rainy. Believe it or not, though,

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Amsterdam Countryside Bike Tour

Countryside bike tour from Amsterdam

I live in Amsterdam. I love Amsterdam. It’s such an amazing city with the canals as the perfect backdrop of a sunny day. BUT…and this is a big BUT…it’s not all that there is to see in the area. While there are day

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A Delft day trip

A day trip to Delft

This post contains affiliate links at no extra cost to you. I absolutely adore my city of Amsterdam. It’s beautiful and there’s always something to do. But now that we are all settled and we’re not in the honeymoon stage anymore, sometimes I

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Autumn in Amsterdam

Picture Perfect Amsterdam in Autumn

The air is becoming crisp, the leaves are starting to change, and the heavy jackets are emerging once again. It must be autumn in Amsterdam!   The city of canals and stunning canal houses has a gift for those who visit after the high season

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day trips from Amsterdam

12 Easy Day Trips from Amsterdam

Amsterdam is a pretty loveable city. When you visit the Netherlands, you should definitely spend time in this city, I’ve even created an entire city guide for you! While you’re based in Amsterdam, there are a few possible day trips that you shouldn’t

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Amsterdam Calling Canoe Adventures

Amsterdam Calling – Canoe Adventures

I love surprises! The unexpected super fun adventure that lies just outside of your normal life makes things exciting. When I was asked to co-host on Amsterdam Calling again, I never quite know what I’m getting into.Together we’ve explored the World of Food, the

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Guide to Giethoorn title

Day Trip to Giethoorn

This post contains affiliate links. Giethoorn is jaw-dropping as a postcard-perfect village surrounded by water in the north of The Netherlands. People keep calling it the “Venice of the North” and the “Village with no Roads”…but I disagree. Though many like to compare Giethoorn

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A Day in The Hague

Things to do in The Hague in one day

Have you ever had your assumptions turned upside-down? Maybe you think people are rude in one country and learn it couldn’t be farther for the truth. It could be that you’ve heard isn’t worth writing home about, and then you have one of

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Amsterdam Calling Breakfast

Amsterdam Calling – Breakfast in De Pijp

I love breakfast. I really is the most important meal of the day! It’s such a treat and a great start to the day. On the weekends, it’s more about brunch though, right? Sleeping in during the weekend is what it’s made for!

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Jessica Cutrufello wearing a green floral dress, glasses and pink lipstick

Hi! I’m Jessica, an American who made Amsterdam her home in 2014. I share European gems through food and memorable experiences. Want to know more? Head to my about page or check out my YouTube channel.

Travel with us - Tuscany October 2022