• 9 Things to Know When Visiting the Tulip Fields in the Netherlands

     

    The Bollenstreek (Bulb Region) and it’s tulip fields are one of the most famous and popular places to visit in the Netherlands. The Keukenhof, located within the Bulb region, attracts about 800.000 visitors each year by itself. It must be worth visiting if a few hundred thousand people do so each year, but even though we’re Dutch, visiting the Bollenstreek was on our bucket list for quite some time. For some reason we never managed to visit the flower fields.

    Since travel was still on the back burner, now was the ideal time. We very recently visited the Bollenstreek and the famous Dutch flower fields and wrote this guide for Traveltomtom.

  • Buying a Sim Card at Amsterdam Airport in 2022

    Traveling to Europe and flying to Amsterdam? Don't get stuck with high roaming costs or slow overseas data plans. A prepaid sim card for The Netherlands is the cheapest way to stay connected. In this guide for buying a sim card at Amsterdam Airport I will show you all the options and also tell you my recommendation. Because...

    Damn it! I feel ashamed for my own country! Why? The sim cards for The Netherlands they sell at Amsterdam Airport are ridiculously expensive. This article is updated as per October 2022.

  • Renzy | Unique Way To Explore the Tulip Fields

     

    Just recently, Ashley a valued member of the Traveltomtom Team, visited the Dutch Bulb region for the very first time. Besides visiting all the beautiful Dutch flower fields, she was looking for a fun and unique experience. That’s when she came across Renzy, self guided tours in electric Renault Twizies. Find out her experiences discovering the Dutch tulip fields and stunning landscapes in a unique way.

  • Sleep in a Former High School at DoubleTree by Hilton Sittard

    Are you ready to go back to school? Sleep in a brand new hotel located in a former high school! Trust me you will feel like walking through your own former high school and memories will come back to mind! This is AMAZING!

    I love seeing old buildings being restored and given a new purpose. Especially when such an old building becomes a new, modern hotel. These unique hotels hold a special story and history. We love these stories and unique places to stay and that is why we love sharing them with you. One of these unique hotels, in an old restored high school is the DoubleTree by Hilton in Sittard.