Austin-Jewel of the South (IV)

Rainey Street Austin In our last post, we visited West 6th Street, got to review some of the awesome bars and nightclubs on that part of the infamous 6th street. In this post we depart from 6th and head to Rainey Street Austin renowned for it’s nightlife, food trucks, and, bungalow style nightclubs and bars. …

Austin-Jewel of the South (III)

W 6th Street Austin TX In the previous post, we detailed partytraiing East 6th st during our travels to Austin,Texas. It was good fun, but we are now moving westward onto the more posh and glamorous part of 6th Street. To get to W 6th Street Austin TX you simply head west across Brazos street, …

Austin – Jewel of the South (II)

East 6th Street Austin Traveling to and then partying on East 6th street Austin, Texas, is tantamount to meeting a set of twins that have extremely different personalities. If one were to walk from one end of 6th street to its other end, you would be utterly convinced that you are crisscrossing between two entirely …

Austin – Jewel of the South (I)

An Introduction to Austin, Texas Austinites (people from Austin) like to talk about how their city is the “Live music capital of the World”, while this is inevitably true, the slogan “Live music capital of the world” only tells part of Austin’s story. Traveling to Austin gave us the feeling that Austin might one day …

Partying in the Netherlands (I)

The Netherlands Before the party begins….. The Netherlands, located in Western Europe is the main constituent country of the Kingdom of The Netherlands, the others countries in the Kingdom are Aruba, Curaçao, and Sint Maarten. The Netherlands is bordered by the North Sea, Germany and Belgium. The country has 12 provinces and its capital is …

Partying in The Netherlands (II)

AMSTERDAM This city is definitely “THE” party powerhouse of the Netherlands.  The Netherlands has lax drug laws so it is legal to smoke weed, eat hash, or space cakes as long as you are 18 years of age or older. However, in recent times, in an effort to combat “drug tourism”, some laws were re-written …

Partying in the Netherlands (III)

LEIDSEPLEIN This is a popular square in Amsterdam that can be accessed from the central station (Amsterdam Centraal) by trams 1, 2, or 5. There are trams from other parts of the city that also lead to Leidseplein (check the city tram resource for details). Getting to Leidseplein is easy from anywhere within the city …

Partying in the Netherlands (IV)

REMBRANDTPLEIN Rembrandtplein is the sister square to Leidseplien. In other words, it is the other big square in Amsterdam with a lot of mainstream entertainment. To get to Rembrandtplein from “Amsterdam Centraal” (the central station in Amsterdam) simply climb on tram 9 and get off at the Rembrandtplein stop. There are also other trams leading …

Partying in the Netherlands (V)

In our earlier posts, much was said about the famous Leidseplein and Rembrandtplein. While those are the go-to entertainment districts in Amsterdam. There are other neighborhoods in the city that are worth visiting. Museumplein This is where a majority of museums in the Amsterdam can be found. The famous “iamsterdam” sign can also be found …

Partying in the Netherlands (VI)

UTRECHT “The PartyTrail” visited Utrecht and we were left with the impression that the nightlife in Utrecht is the “best kept secret.” in the Netherlands. Utrecht, which is often overshadowed by Amsterdam was discovered by the Partytrail out of necessity. We visited Amsterdam during peak season (June to October) and discovered all the hotels and …