Tag Archives: The Netherlands

one day in rotterdam

5 Reasons to Take a Day Trip to Rotterdam

Updated: 31 January 2023 Several people planning a trip to the Netherlands spend a little time in Amsterdam before going to their next big European capital city. I personally think you should spend at least 5 days in the Netherlands, and extend your stay and see the country’s smaller cities. So, are you not sure […]

solo travel in Amsterdam is safe

Solo Travel Europe Summer: Everything You Need to Know

Visiting Europe alone is practically a rite of passage for travel aficionados. As for me, there’s still nothing quite as romantic as boarding a train with a backpack strapped to my shoulders. Even Valentine’s Day doesn’t compare to an impeccably planned travel journey across the Atlantic Ocean (sorry).   A solo trip to France or Italy […]

2 days in amsterdam seeing row homes

Is Amsterdam Worth Visiting? My Verdict is “Yes!”

Updated: 2 December 2022 If you read past the title of this blog post, then you’re probably shaking your head in surprise and confused. I mean, is Amsterdam worth visiting? Wait. Seriously, Rachel? Amsterdam?  Haha, yup, that’s a real question that I’ll aim to answer in this post. I already know some of you are […]

st. gallen is a lovely city to see with 8 days in switzerland

19 Safest European Cities to Travel Alone

If you’re traveling alone to Europe and feel concerned about personal safety, I want to tell you not to worry in the slightest! Solo travel is safe if you take care of yourself, physically and mentally, with the same amount of effort you do at home. And I feel like I can speak as an […]

what to do in delft: ride a bike

What to Do in Delft – A Perfect University City

Are you going to the Netherlands, and want to know what to do in Delft? First of all, I’m so happy you added Delft to your Dutch itinerary. It’s seriously one of the most lovely university towns (well, towns in general) that I’ve ever visited in Europe.  And, to tell you the truth, upon stepping […]