Maastricht

KRUISHERENHOTEL, MAASTRICHT, NL

If any hotel stay was the epitome of a five-star European experience, it was my 3 nights at the Kruisherenhotel in Maastricht. What was once a 15th century monastery is now an amazing design hotel. And if you think the building looks good, you should try out their wine collection! I do believe that this is the first five star…

Maastricht

DISCOVERING MAASTRICHT

So many countries, so little time. When I go abroad, I tend to stick to capital cities, especially when doing European city breaks. Flights from your home area to capital cities are much more often, and much cheaper, than visiting other cities in that country. If you only have a long weekend to explore beyond your borders, you want to…

LLOYD HOTEL, AMSTERDAM – NL

    If you’re going to read about any hotel, in any city, make it the Lloyd Hotel in Amsterdam. One of a kind, full of history, and an attraction in it’s own right, the Lloyd Hotel was a stay that I will never forget, and one that I would love to re-live. So, what was it like to stay…

MY LOVE/HATE RELATIONSHIP WITH AMSTERDAM

    Every single new place that I go to I either like it or I don’t. Simple enough.   Amsterdam is different. Of all the places, of all of the travelling, Amsterdam is that one place that I want to love, but I don’t. The concept of the city, the thought of the architecture and laid back life, the…

MY FAV AFFORDABLE EUROPEAN CITY BREAKS

It would be a wonderful world if we could all afford long weekends in Rome, Paris, and Venice. For fellow Brits, a long weekend in a beautiful European city seem 100% do-able, with most of these countries being only a few hours on a plane away, however the travel industry Gods know the international value of these lust-worthy destinations and…