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7 girls, 6 waffles, 5 bikes, 4 brownies, 3 canals, 2 coffee shops, 1 Amsterdam

Amsterdam has a rep for being a city of sin, and although it isn’t all that, sometimes it is. Over the course of my travels I’ve heard some hilarious stories from different backpackers about what happens after you exit the infamous coffee shops in Amsterdam. 564 more words


Sinterklaas has Arrived!

Sinterklaas arrived today! He, as i’m sure you probably assumed, is the Dutch version of jolly ole’ St. Nick. The story goes something like this… 805 more words

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Rediscover the Familiar

It’s day 14 of NaBloPoMo, where every day of November I publish a blog post of some sort. We’re almost half way there! Each day I look back on my posts on this day last year, and I can’t help but feel that last year’s posts were so much more interesting, even if they did not contain much substance. 233 more words


10 Things I Miss About This Time Last Year| Tuesday Ten

Sometimes trying to come up with a topic for a blog can be downright difficult. Inspiration just loves to get lost en route to what should be an enlightening moment.  1,125 more words


Museumnacht Amsterdam 2014 (Museum Night)

Amsterdam hosts a museum night once a year usually on the first Saturday in November. Fifty museums open their doors to the public from 7pm-2am. They host special performances, workshops and concerts. 408 more words

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Happy Taylor Swift Day!!

Ok ok, that’s not the point of the post, but her new album did come out today. Which means I’m obsessing. Can’t help it and I’m not even a little sorry. 529 more words

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Toms Amsterdam Visit

A good friend of ours, Tom, from Indiana University came for a visit this past weekend. Tom is currently going on his 3rd year living abroad in London. 105 more words

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