Cities, Practical Information

Bigger, Better, Cheaper! | Shopping in America

Imagine an average day. It's gray outside, cold and it's raining. You want to go shopping, but you don't want to go through the rain and the cold with all your new acquisitions. In America they have found something great for this: the shopping mall! These large covered shopping centers with hundreds of stores, restaurants… Continue reading Bigger, Better, Cheaper! | Shopping in America

Budget, Practical Information

Free Foods & Drinks | USA

Especially for my readers, I decided to look for free things for your vacation in America. Because an America trip is of course expensive enough! My plan is to visit the websites of various well-known chains and register for the newsletter, rewards or create an account. The well-known restaurant chains often offer a discount or… Continue reading Free Foods & Drinks | USA


Hell’s Kitchen | Manhattan | New York

Hell’s Kitchen in New York was a bad neighborhood, but nowadays it mainly distinguishes itself by many nice little bars and restaurants. Nobody in New York knows the exact story behind the name Hell’s Kitchen, but there are many interesting theories about it. The neighborhood is also called "Clinton" or "Midtown West". The latter name… Continue reading Hell’s Kitchen | Manhattan | New York


West Village | Manhattan | New York

West Village is a neighborhood in Manhattan, New York. It is a residential area, but one with all kinds of nice restaurants and shops - and a lot of celebrities! To give an idea; the neighborhood is south of Chelsea, north of Hudson Square and South Village, east of the Hudson River and west of… Continue reading West Village | Manhattan | New York

California, National Park

Yosemite | National Park | Sightseeings

Yosemite is a popular National Park in California in the southwest of the United States of America. The park is known for its breathtakingly beautiful nature with impressive valleys, high mountains with beautiful views, old forests and huge waterfalls. With more than 3,000 km2, Yosemite is one of the larger National Parks in America, and… Continue reading Yosemite | National Park | Sightseeings

Practical Information

Flying with children

If you are going to fly to America with children, it is useful to prepare as well as possible. How should you deal with booking airline tickets for your children? Are there special arrangements or discounts? What can you take into account during the flight and what are the transportation options at the airport? Below… Continue reading Flying with children

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Fuel prices America | For your road trip 2019

Is the petrol price America high or low? Well, at least a lot lower than in many other countries. If you are going to make a road trip in America, you obviously want to know how much you are going to pay for the fuel. In this article you will find current petrol prices in… Continue reading Fuel prices America | For your road trip 2019

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Bringing medicine to America

Do you want to bring your medicine to America? That is possible, however, if you use medication and have to take it with you on holiday, it is advisable to ask your pharmacy or general practitioner for a medicine passport. Medication passport It describes in the English language which medicines you use and indicated that… Continue reading Bringing medicine to America

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Taking luggage to America | Conditions and Information

Taking luggage to America; For all flight companies flying to North America there are special conditions regarding the amount of baggage that you as a traveler can take to America. Conditions and Information You can only carry one (1) suitcase in the hold baggage with most companies. The volume of the case (length + width… Continue reading Taking luggage to America | Conditions and Information

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Tips in America | How much do you actually give?

In the US, giving tips is a theme that tourists sometimes run into. Why are tips so important and how much do we need to tip? This does not have to be difficult if you know what is generally expected with tips in America Giving tips in America, how much do you actually give? Why… Continue reading Tips in America | How much do you actually give?