Tag Archives: Day Trips

Best Things to Do in Zaanse Schans (Not Just Windmills)

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Amazingly, there are so many magnificent things to do in Zaanse Schans. After you come here, it’s so easy to understand why the windmill village is one of Amsterdam’s most popular day trips. Personally, I was smitten with Zaanse Schans. Smitten! This scenic spot actually exceeded all my expectations, and I ended up staying in […]

5 Reasons to Take a Day Trip to Rotterdam

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Not sure why you should take a day trip to Rotterdam? Then you’ve come to the right post, my friend! I loved Rotterdam and want to spread appreciation for this underrated city in the Netherlands. So let’s start planning right now! You might be asking yourself why should you even visit Rotterdam at all? Doesn’t […]

One Day in Helsinki: Best Things to See & Do

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Ahh, I remember spending one day in Helsinki like it was yesterday. On a chilly and humid August morning, I arrived in Helsinki after taking a two hour (zippy!) ferry ride from the Estonian capital Tallinn. And I was out of my mind tired. Why was I so dead? You guys, you guys, I was […]

How to Make the Most of a Day Trip to Lake Como

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Planning on taking a day trip to Lake Como? Great idea! Lake Como is, without a doubt, one of the most beautiful places I’ve ever visited in my life. If I had the power to teleport anywhere in the world, it would be here, especially on a sunny spring day with flowers in full vibrant bloom. […]

Why You Should Take A Mount Rainier Tour from Seattle

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As some of you already know, one of my biggest travel dreams is to visit all the National Parks in the United States. Throughout the years, I’ve developed a deeper appreciation for nature, but it wasn’t until after I began traveling that I realized how important nature is to me. Today it never fails to […]