Travel Video of the Week: Can Cool Be Taught?


Last summer we featured Holland’s “The Original Cool” video, launched by the Netherlands Board of Tourism & Conventions, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and Amsterdam Marketing. The video received more than one million video views in only four months—and now, they’re back with a whole new series of adventures in 2014. The first one—which is […]

Video of the Week: Holland vs the Netherlands

Holland vs the Netherlands

In honor of traveling through the Netherlands just a few days ago, I thought it would be a good time to feature a popular YouTube video (with over three million views) explaining the difference between the two.

Travel Video of the Week: Holland. The Original Cool.


Holland. The Original Cool. It’s not very often that a tourism board video goes viral. With over a million views, this video shows you what’s really cool about Holland.

Traveling Around Holland

View of Amsterdam from room @ The Grand Amrath Hotel

By Tim Gaylord: After traveling through Belgium, I had the luxury of seeing several amazing cities throughout Holland on my way to Amsterdam. I was traveling with a group of terrific writers, and our first stops were through the region of Zeeland and the westernmost provinces of the Netherlands. While Amsterdam is without doubt one […]

Destination: Amsterdam, Holland


By: Ramona Zacharias For the record: 48 hours in Amsterdam is not enough. However, that doesn’t mean that 48 hours can’t be the best of your life! While visiting the city for the opening of a new museum at the end of an intense two-week trek across Europe, we certainly made our short stay there […]