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How to spend 24 hours in Amsterdam

Affordable Adventures: Amsterdam

Amsterdam the capital of the Netherlands! Known for its red light district, marijuana coffee shops, music festivals, water canals, beer, and many many bicycles. This quaint city is a beating heart of culture, beauty, and history. If you’re planning a short or lengthy trip to this city I have some affordable adventures for you to add to your itinerary. European breakfast Nothing like starting your morning with a cup of espresso and a warm butter croissant. Coffee with a pastry...

Exploring London for Free

Affordable Adventures: London

I love London! It is such a huge and diverse city with so many awesome things to enjoy and a heartbeat unlike any other city in the world. It’s a place of history, culture, art, fashion, and technology. Initially, I intended to stay a few days but I found myself extending my stay because of all the fun activities it has to offer. With the pound being such a strong currency it makes everything very expensive for a traveler on a budget....

Volpaia

Volpaia: A Hidden Treasure of Tuscany Italy

Chianti Tuscany is a vast area of green hills, vineyards, and forest making this part of the world one of the most beautiful places ever seen. With acres and acres of vineyards its easy to see why it would be the most famous place in Italy for wine.  In addition to the delicious Tuscan cuisine, this area of Italy brings its visitors the sensation of time travel. With perfectly preserved architecture, language and culture a person can feel as though they...

Sleeping in Europe- Types of Accommodations

Sleeping in Europe: Types of Accommodations

Types of Accommodations: Hotels– Staying in hotels are nice but they can be very costly. Yes, they are generally clean and have some services that hostels don’t, but the prices vary from €50 – €200 per night. Hostels– are ideal for the traveler wishing to save money. Depending on where you stay you can pay as little as $10 per night and sleep in a comfortable room with 4-10 other travelers.  The best hostels are filled with bars, pool tables, ping...

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