Posts Tagged ‘dutch’

April 17, 2012

20 Photos of Amsterdam That Will Make You Want to Go Right Now

Amsterdam has a worldwide reputation as a fun city. People forget to mention that it’s also stunningly beautiful and endlessly interesting. Read more »

  1. January 31, 2012

    Walk It Out: Amsterdam Style

    There are few better ways to explore a new city than on your own two feet.

    But there is only so much information and culture you can glean from walking around with the latest guide book in your hands. Why not learn the lay of the land from a local, an expert? Try taking a walking tour. Read more »

  2. January 16, 2012

    The Tastes of Holland and Japan: Portland Food Carts

    Here in Portland, we all thought we got away with a mild winter. Lo and behold, the cold temperatures have finally arrived, and even brought with them a few snowflakes. In celebration of our nonstop flights from PDX to Amsterdam and Tokyo, we’re celebrating the cuisine of both destinations that will help warm your bellies this winter. If you’re not traveling to Holland or Japan this winter, you can still celebrate with us in Portland. Here are two of the best food carts in the downtown area to warm up from the cold and experience a little international flavor. Read more »

  3. October 17, 2011

    EuropeanWinterness Week 1: Amsterdam

    Every week of EuropeanWinterness, we are highlighting one great European city to visit this winter. Enter daily to win weekly prizes inspired by these cities.

    Where can you find thousands of bicycles, delicious waffles and tulips as far as the eye can see? That’s right, Amsterdam. The city and its surrounding areas come alive during the wintertime and into the spring with some of Holland’s most famous attractions. Read more »

  4. September 21, 2011

    Video: Journey to Amsterdam and Paris

    Earlier this year, I Fly Nonstop invited you to participate in the Cross the Word to Cross the World contest. Two lucky winners received a free trip to Amsterdam. Our first winner, Barbara, has recently returned and has shared her experience with us through a video. Read more »

  5. September 9, 2011

    Top 3 Most Authentic Dutch Cuisine Experiences

    When we think of Holland, many things come to mind:  Colorful tulips stretching as far as the eye can see, stoic windmills toiling away in the distance, or the picturesque canal scenes that cameras seem to love. There are three words that may not come to mind immediately, but are central to Dutch culture and are absolutely not to be missed: bitterballen, stroopwafels, and herring. Don’t leave Holland without experiencing its unique foodie culture and taste-testing a few of these Dutch delicacies. Read more »