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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....

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...

Tips for Traveling Europe

15 Tips for Traveling Europe

Before I left for my extended trip to Europe I did a lot of research, but even with all the research I did, I had to learn most of these things on the adventure. So as a current traveler I decided to share all the knowledge I’ve acquired here with you. 1. Do your own research on the web If you’re going to a new country it’s important to understand popular types of transportation (trains and trams), polite salutations, what...