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Introducing the best kept secret…

'Het Begijnhof': the best kept secret, right in the centre of Amsterdam. Have you found…


Where can I find a non-touristy beach in…

Forget the Costa Dorada and Brava with their high-rise hotels and crowded beaches. Instead visit these four beautiful beaches,…

City trips

3x romance in Sevilla

If you think "Sevilla", you think small alleyways, quaint cobblestone streets, magical parks and gardens, and of course the flamenco…


Sardinia's best kept secrets

Sardinia is very popular with Italians and tourists alike. But there are still some beautiful hidden spots, not yet…

Paris Le Marais blogger
City trips

Top tips for Le Marais, Paris

Paris, je t'aime! Paris is one of the cities I love most in Europe. Because of the extremely stylish…

City trips

Fun in Lisbon, budget tips

Lisbon is worth visiting! Here are 8 tips to enjoy a great trip to Lisbon, on a budget. Either for…

Rome city
City trips

Rome. Where to eat and drink in this…

Plenty of culture to enjoy in the beautiful, ancient city of Rome. But don't forget to have a break…

Airline tickets
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Tips for how to book the best airline…

Who doesn't want the best price, the most comfort and fun before your holiday has even started!? Finding the…


Lounging in a beach bar: Noordwijk aan Zee

Noordwijk aan Zee is one of my favourite spots in Holland. Being near the sea is so relaxing and…

Regels carry-on luggage
Travel tips

Those hand luggage rules

Trouble remembering those hand luggage rules? I do. Every time I go on one of my city trips -…


Relaxing in Callantsoog, with kids

(when the weather is truly Dutch) 'Are you going anywhere nice this holiday?' 'We are going to Callantsoog.' Beach?…

Barcelona Gaudi house
City trips

The hidden streets of Barcelona

Barcelona stole my heart during a flash visit. And I wanted to stay forever. I didn't know then that I…

A taste of the real Barcelona? Don’t miss the great El Born quarter!
Sanne – our blogger who loves Spain

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About August & July

We are a bunch of happy, passionate and enthusiastic bloggers. Travel bloggers. Who love to share their finds and discoveries with you. Are you looking for a great place to stay, even if it’s just for one night. Or inspiration for your next trip. You’ll find them here. We have searched for the nicest, most beautiful spots in Europe, and will tell you all about them. We’re quite picky! So not everything is allowed to be part of our August&July collection.

In a tipi tent
or dune lodge

A visit to...

Glamping in Callantsoog

Hidden in the dunes

Our blogger Nicole went on a camping trip to the North of Holland. The weather was typically Dutch: clouds, rain, and some sunshine. But what a lovely time they had! Read more about the beautiful area (bulb fields!) and the great campsite

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