What is a Watsu massage?

It’s not often I come out of a treatment and think WOW, that was seriously an incredible experience! Today I had the pleasure of experiencing a blissful Watsu water massage at the Conservatorium hotel, which is given by Oda Meiberg, who is trained both in shiatsu and watsu massage. I can tell you that it’s not…

Amstelpark

Located the southern edge of Amsterdam, Amstelpark is an expansive park filled with a multitude of flower gardens, a playground and a petting zoo. There is also an on-site gallery with two exhibition spaces: the Glazen Huis (glass house) and the Orangerie. Amstelpark is a magical place for young and old. The park features a…

Park Frankendael

Frankendael is Amsterdam’s only remaining 17th-century country estate. The romantic park has two historic gardens – a period garden and a landscape garden – as well as a sunbathing area and marsh. In the middle of the park is the imposing Huize Frankendael (‘Frankendael House’) where cultural events are regularly organized. Also in the park…

Vondel Park

I really love the Vondelpark, it is the largest city park in Amsterdam, and certainly the most famous park in the Netherlands. It is so popular that it attracts on average about 10 million visitors every year. Despite the huge amount of people the enjoy the park, it never feels too busy. The full running distance…