An Epic Place to Stay in Liverpool

If you asked me to choose between all of the cities in the UK, Liverpool would always come in my top 3.  Whether its because the people there are just so darn friendly, it’s close proximity to water or because of the number of excellent bars, restaurants and shops, I’m not exactly sure, but it’s the city I’d choose to make a long weekend of.  And I aren’t even that big a fan of The Beatles (but I loved the musical). I’d stumbled across Epic Apart Hotel along with a couple of other fancy looking apartment complexes in the city…

Our Airbnb Booking in Amsterdam

Booking somewhere to stay Amsterdam has to be by far the most researched and thorough “city scope” that I have ever done. In a city known world wide for its liberal and relaxed way of life including prostitution and cannabis, it’s easy to see why finding the ideal place to stay within the city would be at the top of my list. I didn’t want to find myself in jabbing my excitable finger at a map and choosing just anywhere to stay, as much as the Red Light District and the cities hotspot for nightlife Leidsplein may be appealing as…

5 Things to Eat at Albert Cuyp Market Amsterdam

I was told that when visiting Amsterdam I should visit a couple of the many markets  around the city where locals and tourists alike visit to shop, eat and socialise.  The most highly recommended being a stroll to the Albert Cuyp Market. Located in the 19th-century Amsterdam neighbourhood of Museumplein, the cafes and restaurants surrounding the 260+ stalls give the area a lively and varied character and are the perfect place to sit with a beer (La Chouffe or Wiekse) or a glass of red wine and partake in some people watching.  The Albert Cuyp Market opens Monday to Saturday from 9:30am until…

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