We’ve made a food guide to some of Europe’s most delicious cities. Click here to see it. From restaurants to markets, authentic local cuisine to exotic treats; we’d like to take you on a scrumptious tour of Amsterdam, London, Paris, Barcelona or Rome.
When it comes to Christmas we’re going to hold our hands up to a shameless pursuit of all things traditional. Not for us the lure of ‘winter sunshine’ (although we’re happy to indulge that idea any time after midnight on the 25th). We cheerfully scorn minimalism. Don’t even get us started on deconstructed decoration. AndContinue reading
This post courtesy of Niamh Shields of eatlikeagirl, exclusively for HouseTrip as part of our #housetripping series. When you think Amsterdam, you think beer, you think chips (Vlaamse Frites which they are famous for), and you think stag nights, right? The realm of the stoner and the party animal? Amsterdam will surprise you, if thisContinue reading
We’ve already highlighted how 2013 is Amsterdam’s year and much of this is to do with Queen Beatrix’s abdication from the Dutch throne. Come the end of April she will pass the royal baton to her son Crown Prince Willem-Alexander and thus the Netherlands’ most famous national holiday, Queen’s Day, will become King’s Day. ThisContinue reading
Ok, we’ll say it since no one else will, Easter confuses us. It’s the only holiday that doesn’t have a set date and if a terrifyingly huge gold foil rabbit didn’t turn up somewhere every year we probably wouldn’t know what was going on. So, to mark the holiday and its traditional element of surpriseContinue reading