The 5 best ways to savour Venice
Venice is nothing short of magical. There’s no doubt about it. 118 islands, 400 bridges and 170 canals. However, the fact is that such unique beauty attracts swarms of tourists all bustling their way between St Mark’s Square and the Rialto, vying for that perfect canal selfie and best value glass-blown souvenir. It’s thirsty work….
Dutch Foods for Special Occasions
Although Dutch cuisine hasn’t done as well globally as Italian or Chinese has, no trip to the Netherlands would be complete without sampling some deep-fried bitterballen or sugar-coated poffertjes. If you happen to be in the Netherlands during a holiday however, it’s worth sinking your teeth into some of the treats that are only prepared…
The Best Hamburger in Amsterdam
Walking through Amsterdam these days, you’d be forgiven for thinking that the city is being taken over by gourmet hamburger bars. There is indeed a wealth of eateries serving up different takes on the handheld classic, and choosing one can be a challenge.
Discover the North – Amsterdam a Across the River
The NDSM Wharf It’s in spitting distance of Central Station, and just a two minute ferry ride across the river IJ, but to native Amsterdammers, Amsterdam Noord may as well be another world. Lucky for you, you’re not a native. You’re an expat hungry for new experiences and open to wandering off the beaten track….
The Best Sushi Between the ‘Dams
Tourism-wise, food-wise, and otherwise, Amsterdam gets all the attention. But Rotterdam would like a word. Named “Europe’s next capital of cool” by Vogue magazine and only a short train journey from Amsterdam, the port city is dynamic, forward-looking, and bristling with energy. So for this food guide, it’s only right that we roll Rotterdam into…
Best Mexican Restaurants in Amsterdam
Don’t worry Andrea, we got this. Mexican food is somewhat underrepresented in Amsterdam. But hidden among the kebab joints and steakhouses there are some great places to get your south of the border order.
The Joy of Happy Hour in Amsterdam
Some researchers claim that successful people tend to consume more alcohol. Whether it’s true or not, lots of us enjoy a drink or two with friends after a day of meetings and reports. And if it happens to be during happy hours at a nice spot, then it’s a winner. Let’s explore the top 5…
Amsterdam’s 10 Best Pizza Spots
Amsterdam may be known as the ‘Venice of the North,’ but it’s safe to say that the Dutch capital lags behind Italy in the culinary department. If you’ve tasted the stodgy reheated pizza slices sold around Amsterdam’s top tourist spots (Looking at you New York Pizza), you’ll know you’re a long way from the Mediterranean….
The Hague, 5 Healthy Choices
We are Eline and Lotta of Healthy Life LAB [link: http://www.healthylifelab.nl/en/home-2/ ). On Expat Republic we will share blogs about (healthy) food, life and healthy places in The Hague. In this article we will tell you why we chose The Hague as our city of residence and why The Hague is such a great city!
Date Ideas: 6 Restaurants You’re Girlfriend Will Love
If you’re like any guy you sometimes struggle to find nice restaurants your +1 will love. Nice restaurants make for great date ideas. We’ve found and tried a few nice ones that she will definitely enjoy.
7 Unique Dining Experiences in Amsterdam
The choice of nice trendy restaurants in Amsterdam is virtually unlimited. There’s room for a different dining experience with good food and friendly service every night of the week. But how about those ehum- extra special and unusual dining experiences in Amsterdam?
5 Beery Nice Places in Amsterdam
If you ask most people what they first think of when they think of Amsterdam, most will reply, “The Red Light District,” or “Coffee shops!” Your more refined friends might say, “Art!” Well the good news is that there is way more to enjoy in this ancient and international city. One of the more hidden…
Hip Coffee World of Amsterdam
Around three years ago it was difficult to find a nice coffee place (not to be confused with a coffee shop) for a flavorful authentic cup of coffee in Amsterdam. Today the number of choices are simply stated: overwhelming.
Amsterdam’s Best Broodje Doner
Are you looking for Amsterdam’s best broodje doner? If so look no further we’ve got the goods for you right here! Tasty, delicious and easily accessible in the heart of Amsterdam.
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