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Unique Pubs in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is a small city, but there’s no shortage of tourist traps serving only mass produced beer. We spent 3 and 1/2 years living in the center of Amsterdam, which spawned a deep appreciation for Dutch and Belgian craft beers. Our list of unique pubs in Amsterdam offers a recommendation for beer enthusiasts of varying…

Tip of the week: exercise caution with travel reward cards

Credit cards that offer travel rewards can be great. By making purchases you would otherwise make, or by spending frivolously and needlessly, you can earn free flights and other travel perks. Of course, very few things in life are actually¬†free. For the average person, these rewards are earned because you bought them. I used to…

Travel tip of the week- jumping airline queues

Maybe we shouldn’t tout jumping airline queues on here as this is certainly not one our most noble pieces of advice (but there are far worse things in this world). And because most US airlines charge to check baggage and don’t restrict carry on baggage so much, the overhead compartments are usually full, so if…