Articles Tagged with Netherlands

Tips + Trends

Blazing Colors and Seasonal Flavors: How to Experience the Best of Europe in Autumn

Autumn is a glorious time to explore Europe — a time to delve deeper into historical treasures, savor the season on gourmet adventures, party like a local at festivals and events, and enjoy hiking, cycling…
Travel by Design

Airport Hotels Designs That Defy Stereotype, from Amsterdam to Toronto

What can a thoughtful designer do to re-invent the forgettable trappings of a hotel that’s always been treated — quite literally — as a layover? Hamish learns how airport hotels are being overhauled to deliver…
Travel by Design

3 Hotels Transforming the Airport Hotel Experience

Once upon a time, airport hotels were simply places to rest your head before an early-morning flight. Now, thanks to Sheraton Hotels & Resorts’ commitment to redesigning its global properties, the company is transforming its…
Weddings

Planning a Sequel Wedding? Here’s Where to Hold Your (Second) Big Day

Wedding planning can be at turns exhilarating and exhausting, and as any couple who’s planned one amid the pandemic — and subsequently postponed, rescheduled and replanned their event — can tell you, it’s often extremely…
Culture + Style

Holiday Traditions from Around the World to Embrace Wherever You’re Celebrating

The holiday season is a time for joy and laughter, no matter where in the world you find yourself celebrating. Though countries across the globe observe this special time of year, no two do so…
Culture + Style

Amsterdam’s Music Scene Is Hot: Here’s Where to Get in on the Act

Amsterdam is known as a superb place to party. Whether you like live concerts, hip dance clubs or underground festivals, the Dutch capital offers something for every taste. But with countless trendy clubs, fantastic live…
Travel by Design

Step into a Lavish Time Capsule at the Apollo Hotel Amsterdam

The recently refurbished Apollo Hotel Amsterdam, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel, situated at the heart of five intersecting canals, is a visual delight. Cross the threshold and step into a world where a mix of styles…
Kid-Friendly

Exploring the Kid-Friendly Side of Amsterdam (Yes, It Exists)

Famous for its epic nightlife and legendary tolerance, the term “kid-friendly” doesn’t exactly spring to mind when planning a trip to Amsterdam, typically considered a playground for adults. Yet the Dutch capital’s sometimes seedy reputation…
Tips + Trends

Save Your Euros with 5 Free Things to Do in Amsterdam

Amsterdam may be one of Europe’s greatest culture capitals, but it hardly has a reputation for being budget-friendly. Yet while shelling out money for dinners and drinks here can quickly add up, couples, families and…
Mixing It Up

The Gate’s Steven Butcher on Mixing It Up in One of the World’s Busiest Airports

Steven Butcher has been bartending his entire adult life — which, at 43, makes him somewhat of an elixir expert. For nearly two decades he’s honed his skills mixing cocktails at the Sheraton Amsterdam Airport…