Netherlands

Walking tour of Rotterdam : Netherlands

Walking tour of Rotterdam : Netherlands

Back in January 2016 I did my first visit to Rotterdam during newyears with a walking tour of the cold…

2 years ago
Erasmus University Campus : Rotterdam

Erasmus University Campus : Rotterdam

I recently visited Rotterdam for a quick visit to see Erasmus University on a weekend. Dutch academia is doing very…

2 years ago
Jesuit underground art tunnels : Maastricht

Jesuit underground art tunnels : Maastricht

Like caves and tunnels? Then Maastricht is just the place for you. In this very small area of the Limburg…

2 years ago
Zonneberg tunnels Maastricht & Fluweelengrot tunnels Valkenburg

Zonneberg tunnels Maastricht & Fluweelengrot tunnels Valkenburg

Lots of funky underground tunnels all over the Limburg area around Maastricht. I previously wrote about the remarkable Roman Catacombs in Valkenburg and…

2 years ago
Sint Janskerk Church observation deck : Maastricht

Sint Janskerk Church observation deck : Maastricht

Maastricht is pretty flat and there aren't any tall buildings, so to see Maastricht from above you'll either need to…

3 years ago
Eindhoven Glow light festival

Eindhoven Glow light festival

Last November I went to Eindhoven to attend a workshop with the local university, and when I came out after…

3 years ago
Stedelijk Museum : Amsterdam

Stedelijk Museum : Amsterdam

Lots of great museums in Amsterdam, from world-class art museums (Rijksmuseum), local history museum (e.g., Anne Frank, Jewish museum, Canal…

3 years ago
Fort Sint Pieter and tunnels Maastricht

Fort Sint Pieter and tunnels Maastricht

The small town of Maastricht has quite a few great tourist attractions, but perhaps the biggest highlight has to do…

3 years ago
Eindhoven Institute of Technology

Eindhoven Institute of Technology

On a gloomy winter Friday, I headed up from Maastricht to Eindhoven to attend  a workshop at the Eindhoven Institute of…

3 years ago
Labyrint Drielandenpunt & the 3-countries border

Labyrint Drielandenpunt & the 3-countries border

  On the Dutch side of the 3-country border with Belgium and Germany is the small town of Vaals (Vaalsberg). From…

3 years ago
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