Movie Review: Maidentrip

Maidentrip is a true story of 14 year-old Laura Dekker setting out to be the youngest person to sail around the world solo. While Laura accomplishes her objective, the experience is not so much about setting a speed record as it is about enjoying the journey, while testing herself and her sailing abilities along the [...]

2017-08-24T08:30:58+00:00 January 17th, 2014|Amsterdam, Cruise, Europe, Netherlands, Travel|

Relax at Hyatt Regency Curacao Golf Resort, Spa and Marina, Netherlands Antilles

Take your pick of three swimming pools at the Hyatt Regency Curacao Golf Resort, Spa and Marina Caribbean Vibe with Dutch Hospitality When traveling in other countries, sometimes I am embarrassed by the lack of foreign languages that I speak.  The Europeans routinely speak three to five languages to my two, if you [...]

2017-08-24T08:29:41+00:00 February 20th, 2012|Europe, Lodging, Netherlands, Resorts|

Best Things to See and Do in Zeil, Netherlands

Things to Do in Brouwersdam Surfcentrum, Zeil In the United States, windsurfing is a popular sport. Windsurfers are spotted everywhere, from the San Francisco Bay to Oregon's Columbia Gorge. On a spring visit to Zeil, Netherlands, I learned that windsurfing is a popular sport for the Dutch, as well. Check out the body [...]

2017-08-24T08:29:41+00:00 August 27th, 2010|Europe, Netherlands|