Posts Tagged ‘museum’

September 11, 2013

5 Can’t-Miss European Castles

Researching and ranking European castles isn’t easy, but someone’s got to do it! Fly nonstop from Portland to Amsterdam and start your journey through history and architecture by way of these majestic estates.

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  1. July 5, 2013

    A Look at Amsterdam’s Canal Ring History

    We’ve all seen it — the iconic photo of a European bike leaning against a pedestrian bridge over a canal in Amsterdam. It makes us all dream of cycling the aged streets of this historic city and gazing out over the open waters at the surrounding buildings.

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  2. June 28, 2013

    Hakone Open-Air Museum

    Fly nonstop from Portland to Tokyo and travel a few hours southwest by train and you’ll find one of Japan’s best treasures. Nature intersects art at the Hakone Open-Air Museum.

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  3. May 3, 2013

    Photo of the Week: Created Crooked

    This is the famous Hundertwasser House in Vienna. Its crooked, playful architecture makes it seem a little more like a fairy tale than an apartment complex. Since 1985, it’s become one of the most visited buildings in Austria. Read more »

  4. July 28, 2012

    Louvre Museum

    Photo of the Week: Reflecting on Art

    From the smallest piece of artwork that decorates its walls to the building itself, the Louvre Museum stands as the center of the art world and Paris. Read more »

  5. July 17, 2012

    fluorescent art

    Photo of the Week: The Art of Glowing

    The first museum of its kind, Electric Ladyland in Amsterdam takes glow-in-the-dark to a new level. Read more »

  6. February 17, 2012

    The Art Lover’s Guide Through Europe: A Themed Itinerary

    Europe used to be so far away. Now, with nonstop Delta flights from Portland to Amsterdam, the globe has been made smaller. This has allowed many first-time travelers the opportunity to set their sights on destinations they’d never imagined possible. Rather than trying to see it all, why not plan a themed vacation? Art lovers, we’re talking to you! Read more »

  7. June 24, 2011

    Contest Winner, Barbara Jets Off to Amsterdam!

    Earlier this year, two lucky crossword enthusiasts won big in our Cross the Word to Cross the World contest. The two winners won a trip to Amsterdam after completing a difficult crossword puzzle. Barbara, our first lucky winner, is heading to Amsterdam shortly, and with an exciting vacation planned, she was kind enough to share some of her itinerary highlights with us: Read more »

  8. March 18, 2011

    AMS, NRT and PDX Rank among the World’s Best Shopping Airports

    If you Fly Nonstop, you’re in luck. Three of our favorite airports were recently named on the Today Show’s Luxury Travel list of the 10 best shopping airports in the world. We’ve come up with a few more reasons why you won’t mind spending time in their terminals. Read more »

  9. January 12, 2011

    Dutch Fun Facts

    If Amsterdam is on your 2011 travel list, start your traveling plans with these 10 fun facts about The Netherlands.

    1. Amsterdam has more museums per square mile than any other city in the world. The last count was 51.

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