Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam The Van Gogh Museum is located on Paulus Potterstraat 7 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The museum is home to more than 200 of Vincent van Gogh’s paintings. In fact, it is the largest collection of Van Gogh’s paintings in the world! Drawings and letters from the famous artist are also, Read More

Kalverstraat Amsterdam Kalverstraat in Amsterdam is the busiest shopping street of the entire street. Starting from Dam Square and ending about 750 meters down Munttoren, this street is the longest shopping street in Amsterdam packed with people! See the image below. Tips for getting the most out of your Kalverstraat Amsterdam visit Kalvertoren is, Read More

Museum Het Rembrandt in Amsterdam The Museum Het Rembrandt is actually the artist’s 17th century house. Rembrandt lived and worked in the house from 1639 to 1658. The house has been recreated and very little of the original home remains but his artwork in displayed along with other artists from the 17th century on, Read More

The Anne Frank House in Amsterdam The Anne Frank House is located at #263 Prinsengracht in the center of Amsterdam. This is the infamous house where Anne Frank and 8 others hid during Nazi Germany. Their story was captured by Anne Frank and later discovered in the dairies she kept. On May 3rd 1960, Read More

Having a few international friends, I often consider where I would recommend they travel to have a TRUE American experience. With the current economic situation, some of these off-the-beaten-path destinations are looking better than ever. Here’s proof that the Mid-West should no longer be called the ‘fly-over-states.’ Madison, Wisconsin: A gorgeous college town of, Read More

Last Minute Cruises to the Caribbean… Find yourself dreaming of island hopping to a variety of tropical locales? Last minute Caribbean cruises bring your dreams to life. Stretching from the southern tip of Florida to South America, it is easy to see why the Caribbean is such a draw for last minute cruises. This, Read More

As a repatriated foreign national, I am often ‘lucky’ enough to have both the near and extended family come stay with me for their summer holidays – a season we are on the very brink of now. Aside from host, tour guide, butler, chef, chamber maid and free lodging, one of the main duties, Read More

Orlando Florida is home to some of the best attractions and theme parks in the world and the water parks are no exception! The following is a complete review with tips for the top water parks for Summer 2008. Discovery Cove Discovery Cove is a truly unique water park! Here, you’ll enjoy an entire, Read More

In a recent article published by TravelMole Atlantic City was said to be rated higher by consumers than Las Vegas. Here are the highlights: Market Metrix’s latest hospitality study reported that Atlantic City was rated higher by consumers for price, sophistication and pampering. A recent survey published in Hotel & Motel Management magazine said, Read More

Cedar Pointe is a seasonal park located in Sandusky, Ohio that is open May through September. If you live close by, it”s an easy drive from Toledo or Cleveland, a little further from the Detriot area, but still doable as a day trip. For 2008 a one day pass will only cost you $42.95, Read More