Travel Journal #6 | Cycling the Rhine River / Eurovelo 15 Blog: Days 14-17 (and Rotterdam recommendations!)

Travel Journal #6 | Cycling the Rhine River / Eurovelo 15 Blog: Days 14-17 (and Rotterdam recommendations!)

Click here to read about days 1-7 and here to read about days 8-13! Day 14: Cologne - Orsoy This day was really long! It was supposedly only 85 kilometres, but the route online, where I got the mileage, is much shorter and more direct than the actual route. There’s some discrepancy so you never [...]

Amsterdam Food Diary

Amsterdam Food Diary

I've had a few short layovers and weekend stopovers in Amsterdam, but this is the first time I've come to Amsterdam without the intention of hitting all of the touristy stops. For me, this weekend in Amsterdam was about celebrating the end of my Eurovelo 15 cycling tour by relaxing and more importantly, EATING. While [...]

unexpected tips: the best places for first time travelers

unexpected tips: the best places for first time travelers

I get it- traveling overseas is a big jump, and it can be scary. Trust me, I've been there. I have to say however, making that jump will be the best decision of your life, despite the airfare being the worst for your wallet! International travel brings out a new side of you and your outlook [...]

unexpected amsterdam

unexpected amsterdam

Earlier this July, I was able to embark on a very unexpected adventure around Europe. The first stop? Amsterdam. Amsterdam was beautiful. I went to the airport to pick up Cam (travel companion, best friend, ex-boyfriend, rum connoisseur), and then we wandered around the beautiful round of canals. Amsterdam is not the crazy party city [...]