Navigating currency exchanges for the best deal

One of the most annoying parts of traveling is navigating currency exchanges. You’ve just gotten used to converting Korean wons and now you’re jetting off to Thailand to deal with bahts. Even in Europe, where many countries use the euro, you still might find yourself having to trade money. Northern Ireland is part of the…

Unique Pubs in Amsterdam

Spending 3 and 1/2 years living in Amsterdam spawned a deep appreciation for Dutch and Belgian craft beers. Our top 5 list of unique pubs in Amsterdam offers a recommendation for beer enthusiasts of varying tastes (unless you just like Budweiser). Some of the pubs listed here draw quite a few tourists, but none are…

unique pubs in Amsterdam

Amsterdam’s Outdoor Urinals

Too many drinks can catch up with people everywhere, so Amsterdam came up with a wonderful solution to the great outdoor urine stream epidemic that challenges our cities. Guys still have it easier and the man below drunkenly approves with a resounding thumbs up. Amsterdam’s outdoor urinals…sponsored by…Estee Lauder? Outdoor Urinals are a Solution for…

Cat in Amsterdam bread shop window

This cat in Amsterdam bread shop window wonders whether you want your loaf with or without sesame seeds? Can she get you a croissant today as well? While not the most efficient of workers, this feline assistant is prevalent in Dutch eateries, much to the dismay of many Americans. We’re not sure this place made…