Erin Explores

by Erin Elaine

Zaanse Shans, Holland

Zaanse Shans is an outdoor museum full of 300-yr-old windmills that have been carefully kept in working order. You can even go inside and see grain or spices or dyes … Continue reading

April 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

Waterland, North Holland

At the beginning of February I went to Amsterdam for 3 days. During my first day there, I visited three small towns in a region called Waterland, just north of … Continue reading

April 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

beautiful AMSTERDAM, netherlands (july 2013)

I absolutely loved visiting Amsterdam! It is so beautiful, with the canals interspersing the streets, bicycles everywhere, and crooked narrow little Dutch houses. Great beer, and so many small specialized … Continue reading

November 14, 2013 · 1 Comment

Trip Overview: Numbers, Faves, Least Faves

Between June 22nd and August 7th, I backpacked around Europe. It’s going to take forever to make posts about all the places I went to, so for now, I’ve written … Continue reading

August 28, 2013 · 1 Comment

ABC – Amsterdam Bike Culture

I think the bike culture in Amsterdam is even stronger than in Copenhagen! All the streets are designed FOR bikes, to be as easy and as safe as possible for … Continue reading

July 20, 2013 · Leave a comment