Trip Report

Frozen Magic

Discovering cities in the cold

by borntravelerAtlasGuru Contributor

EuropeBelgium, Netherlands7 days / January 2011

Highs & Lows

Seeing snow for the first time.

It could get so cold I couldn’t feel my feet.

Q & A

  • What would you have changed?

    Stay longer in Amsterdam and buy museum tickets before to save myself the line.

  • Anything go wrong during the trip?

    We had to stop a lot since it was very cold and our feet started to hurt.

  • How was the food?

    The food was great, my best recommendation is to try some fries in Brussels.

  • What tips would you give a friend?

    See where you can go by train, it may be cheap for some places and there are amazing towns nearby.

  • Packing tips?

    Since it was January, it was very cold so make sure to pack warm clothes, gloves, hat and all.

  • Transportation Tips?

    All cities are very walkable and it was beautiful to do so.

  • Booking details?

    I make most of my reservations on Expedia or directly on the hotel websites.

Lodging