Weekend Tip: Get Lost in a Maze of Sunflowers!

Finding your way through a maze is fun for kids and adults! 🙂 Why not try this amazing maze of sunflowers in Amsterdam Noord? It is open each weekend in August and September.  This beautiful maze was created by ‘Groene Co-Creaties’, a group of people who want to bring people together and bring more nature…
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Weekend Tip: watch the flowery floats during the ‘Bloemencorso Bollenstreek’

Each year the ‘Bloemencorso Bollenstreek‘ (the official Dutch flower parade) is being held to celebrate spring and the flowering of the bulb flowers like tulips, daffodils and hyacinths. All these flowers are processed for decoration in floats and on luxury cars. The floats and decorations are designed by locals and each year they try something…
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Pick Your Own Tulips @ the ‘Zomerbloemenpluktuin’

Finally, spring has arrived and the tulips are blooming! The ‘Zomerbloemenpluktuin‘ at Nes a/d Amstel (just south of Amsterdam) is the place to go to pick your own bouquet of flowers. Each year they start of the season of flower picking with the opening of their own tulip garden. Yesterday, Wednesday April 15th, the garden…
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Blooming Tea: Great Flowers in your Tea Pot!

Have you ever heard of blooming tea? These amazing handmade creations from China are a great way to cheer up your tea pot 😉 – and – your day. The blooming tea are small balls, made by hand, containing tea leafs & dried flowers. How it’s made.Want to get some of your own? You can…
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