I can finally answer the question “Is there a cheap and good place in Amsterdam to try?” Amsterdam is an expensive place to eat and live, frankly, and there are great places that are good value for what you get. But, I’ve finally found a place which is just cheap and good. I only tried […]read more..
So when you think about The Netherlands on top of windmills and wooden clogs only one other things come to mind, cheese! Dutch cheese is world class… It’s so good even the French love it, and that’s saying something. You can hardly throw a stick without hitting cheese places but there is a place which […]read more..
When asked what one should eat in Amsterdam Indonesian food is as typically Dutch as anything deep-fried and breaded. Indonesia was a colony for the Dutch until after the second world warread more..
Within a few months of my arrival to The Netherlands I started a love affair with a very lovely and VERY Dutch man. Early on in our relationship he showed enthusiasm for things normal grown men do not get passionate about. The first was pancakes; the second… Apple pie! He asks me one day “Have […]read more..
Amsterdam offers a wide variety of food to choose from but for those looking for “traditional” Dutch and a so-called Brown Cafe then you only need to look as far as Cafe Sonneveld in the Jordaan area. What is traditional Dutch food? Well, the short version is meats and potatoes. Pictured is something called Stampot […]read more..