Vondel Park, Amsterdam – Why We Love It – In Pictures

Vondel Park is one of our favorite escapes in Amsterdam.  It is a park that is in the heart of the city (very close to  Leidseplein and Museumplein).  To us a morning or an afternoon spent there feels like a little slice of heaven.  Abundant greenery, an eclectic mix of people (seniors, children, teens, adults), professionals […]

Movenpick Amsterdam – A Hotel That Won Us Over

By Lakshmi: A few years ago, we had made plans to spend Christmas in Amsterdam.  It is one of our favorite cities and we were very much looking forward to staying at Dam Square and found a great deal at the Swissotel.  But alas, an illness with a family member forced us to change plans […]