Food & Drinks


10 Perfect (Instagram-proof) hotspots in Rotterdam

After following my heart from Australia to Holland in 2013, I set up home in one of the prettiest parts of Rotterdam with my Dutchman and adopted pup, Ringo. Last update: June 2019! 10 Perfect hotspots for spending the day in Rotterdam. I’m a baker, […]


Specialty coffee in Amsterdam, the best places to get your fix

(UPDATED NOVEMBER 2019!) Amsterdam has a huge active specialty coffee scene. So where should you need to go for your specialty coffee? Of course, coffee is personal and we’ll let you be the judge of what’s best in your opinion. But these places are, in […]

4 places to enjoy tropical flavors in Amsterdam this Summer

Stuck in the city for the summer? We got you covered! Instagrambloggers tried and tested five awesome places where you can enjoy tropical flavors and island vibes, all without leaving Amsterdam. This summer, escaping to a sunnier state of mind is as easy as hopping on […]


The best coffee spots in Gent

No city trip without stopping at the finest coffee shops in town. These are the nicest coffee spots in Ghent. In addition to my own favorites, I have been advised by @rufus_airlines (the photo above this blog is his) and a number of locals. Enjoy! […]

Recently opened in Amsterdam

New restaurants open their doors every day in Amsterdam. In this post we keep you updated about the latest places to eat and drink in our beloved Amsterdam. If something looks nice but we haven’t been there yet, we’ll also put it on the list—hey, maybe […]


Sweet-toothing your way through Amsterdam

For all the sweet ladies and sugar daddy’s, this blog goes out to you. We found you the best places to sweet tooth yourself a way through Amsterdam. It included doughnuts, the best cake, freak-shakes and what not. Are you prepared, because here we go! […]

Sorrento with Villa Massa: Limoncello Lovers’ Paradise

I’m obsessed with lemons. From lemon sorbet to tarte au citron, to that fresh hit of citrus on a delicious grilled fish, lemon is one of my favorite flavors of all time. So it was a bit embarrassing when I received an invitation to visit […]

Tea’s the season: Pairing Tea and Food with Pure Leaf Tea

When the months begin to end in –BER, I start to go BRRR! From September on, as a tropical transplant to the Netherlands, I’m focused on one thing: surviving fall and winter. My weapons of choice tend to be cozy knits, thick socks, fluffy sweaters… […]