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What Did We Try At McDonald’s The Netherlands

the NetherlandsLucas and I recently returned from our Father-Son Trip to the Netherlands.

During our visit, we based out of Amsterdam and spent a couple of days enjoying the city. We also took day trips to Utrecht and Haarlem. Both are easy day/ half-day trips from Amsterdam and well worth checking out.

Whenever we visit another country, we love checking out McDonald’s to see what locally inspired menu items are offered. Continue reading What Did We Try At McDonald’s The Netherlands

How Was It Flying Norwegian Air With Their Strict Baggage Rules

Norwegian Air
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I recently wrote about a sweet deal, NYC- Amsterdam for $356 roundtrip.

While booking this deal with Norwegian Air, I had some concerns due to their strict baggage rules. The airline clearly states restrictions like the max size your bag can be and the allowed weight you can carry on for flights.

Due to this, I decided to pay to use the overhead bin during the flight. I figured that for an additional $12 each way, it was worth it to pay to bring a rollaboard. Continue reading How Was It Flying Norwegian Air With Their Strict Baggage Rules

NYC- Amsterdam: $356 RT, Sweet Deal After Our China Plan Fell Through

Amsterdam
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A little over a month back, I wrote about “Beijing, China- $291 Roundtrip, A Deal Too Good To Pass Up.”

Around 10 days later, reports started coming out about the coronavirus. At first it didn’t seem to be bad but as the days passed, the reports got worse. I decided to call Expedia to cancel my flight without penalty. I wrote an update about that $291 roundtrip deal to Beijing.

After canceling, I was left with a little over two weeks to find another deal or I’d end up home during February break. Continue reading NYC- Amsterdam: $356 RT, Sweet Deal After Our China Plan Fell Through

Long Layover in Amsterdam? KLM Offers FREE Tours!

KLM OffersI’ve been to Amsterdam in the past and I wouldn’t mind visiting again. It’s been quite sometime since my trip there and I’d at least like a long layover.

You’re probably wondering why??? If you’re flying with one particular airline, you might be able to get something fun for free.

KLM offers free Amsterdam city toursĀ  Continue reading Long Layover in Amsterdam? KLM Offers FREE Tours!