Some of my favorite memories with both of my grandmothers involve flowers. There is a reason that flowers are used to express a range of emotions from “I love you,” to “I am sorry I screwed up.” When you see something as beautiful as a tulip field, you can’t help but smile. The first time […]
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Today I led a small group of friends through the Rijksmuseum in the morning and the Van Gogh in the afternoon. You should always pre-book your tickets online to save from standing in a queue. We literally walked right into both. The Rijksmuseum has the premier collect of Dutch masterworks in the world. There are several […]
There are places in each city where you can get a really amazing orientation; in Paris it is the Eiffel Tower, London the Eye and Cologne the Cathedral. This is that place in Amsterdam. As one of the only new (think 3 or 4 years) modern buildings in Amsterdam they have a distinct advantage. When […]
I have often said that the time invested in flying is as important as the money invested. I am a huge believer in the value of longer journeys. I know that not everyone can take off for 3 to 4 weeks at a time, but I am always surprised by people who can afford […]
Excited to be able to fly to Amsterdam to be hosted by AMAWaterways! International flying might be a hassle for some but I have a couple tricks to make it more comfortable.