Europe

Day Trips, Europe

A Day Trip to Versailles Palace

Paris is one of my favorite cities in the world. It’s a great destination for food, culture, photography and unbelievable architecture. I could spend months there and still not see everything I want to see. Having said that, I’ve also seen the value in taking day trips out of Paris on my past visits in order to get a different perspective. If you’re in Paris and are looking for something different to see, a day trip to Versailles Palace may be just what le docteur ordered! Versailles Palace is filled with stunning art, beautiful gardens and a deep and rich […]

City Guide, Europe

A Quick Tour of Amsterdam

Let’s be honest – airport layovers stink, especially on international trips. But if you’re on a trip that takes you through Amsterdam and you have more than 5 hours to spare you’re in luck! You can have some fun during your layover and take a quick tour of Amsterdam easily and inexpensively. The heart of the city is a quick train trip from the airport, and getting a taste of the city is easy. In this post we’ll give you some information on how to get into the city and what to see while you’re there.