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 […]

Fresh flavors at PARK Cafe-Restaurant Amsterdam

When I’m told to plant my dinner invitation after receiving it in the mail, I’m definitely intrigued. The invitation is now sprouting little green leaves, a perfect teaser of all things good, green and growing at PARK Cafe-Restaurant at the Hotel Arena in Oosterpark. Hotel Arena’s […]

Food | Sicilian Summer at 5&33 Amsterdam

There’s nothing like a Sicilian summer—and after spending three delicious weeks in Sicily last summer, I think I know what I’m talking about! Three weeks just wasn’t enough time to explore this stunning island in the south of Italy. But it was just enough time to […]

Burgers & Beer | The Beef Chief at Cafe Tapmarin

We all love a good neighborhood bar. Somewhere cozy, familiar, not too fancy, where you can grab a drink, celebrate after work, or watch football on the telly. When it comes to food, though, most neighborhood pubs in Amsterdam don’t offer much beyond the standard bitterballen […]

Curtain Club Amsterdam | Cocktail season is open!

So it’s almost the end of April, and it’s freezing and hailing. When it feels like we’re stuck in a neverending winter, what are we supposed to do? You read my mind. Drink cocktails, of course! Put aside, for the moment, the cozy comfort of coffee or tea. There’s nothing […]

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10 Best places for coffee in Amsterdam

People often ask me for my favourite place to drink coffee. The problem is, there isn’t just one. There are so many good ones and they all serve a proper coffee. Each one has their own thing, why I like to visit them. So here […]


GUEST BLOG: The 10 most Instagram worthy buildings in Amsterdam

We asked Instagrammer Andreas Lambrinos to share some of the most Instagram worthy buildings in Amsterdam. Guest Blog by Andreas Lambrinos @architect_in_amsterdam As an architect I am constantly on the lookout for inspiration, and the city of Amsterdam is the perfect playground. I find contemporary […]


Instameet: Dutch National Opera & Ballet Amsterdam

Dutch National Opera & Ballet Last week Deepa and I were invited for another of Jann’s famous empty Instameets. We love the fact that the list of places we’ve visited in Amsterdam, is getting longer and longer. This time we stepped foot in an almost […]


Brunch around the world at Greenwoods Amsterdam

Has it really been a year that I stepped foot in the Greenwoods Amsterdam for brunch the last time? Big shame on me. Because I really like this cute little place for brunch along the canals of Amsterdam. Besides amazing brunch, very suitable for a good […]