What do I mean by ‘Lifestyle Travel’?

  What do I mean by ‘Lifestyle Travel’?   I believe that travel is an essential eye-opening experience in life, even if it’s just to the next town over, it is important to view the world as a traveller – to remind yourself to see

24 Hours in Amsterdam

  Do you only have 24 hours in Amsterdam?  Shame on you!  But never fear, you can still take a large sip of this beautiful city.  The incredibly good public transport system, and compact size, help make this possible.  I will take you through my ideal

Bicycle Beauty – An Amsterdam Photo-Essay

  I have Amsterdam to thank for my renewed love of photography.  Having worked as a pro-photographer, I lost what it meant to take photos for the love of it.  On a recent trip to Amsterdam, I rediscovered the joy of abstraction, of heavy depth-of-field,

People-Watching in Amsterdam – A Photo Essay

  On a recent trip to Amsterdam, we sat at Cafe Het Hok, on the corner of Lange Leidsedwarsstraat and Leidsekruisstraat, watching endless streams of people reach the intersection and make a critical decision about which direction in which to travel… but did they make the right

Amsterdam in the Summer

  I’ve not been to Amsterdam in the summer before, and I was a little worried it would be heaving with tourists and generally unbearable.  Thankfully, it is very easy to avoid the crowds and shirk the tourist traps in favour of fabulous local havens!