The first Full Moon Party was improvised at a wooden disco not far from the beach in 1985, for giving thanks to about 20-30 travelers.The parties gained fame through word of mouth, and the event now draws a crowd of about 5,000-30,000 every full moon evening.
The ultimate Christmas Shopping destination with the finest boutiques offering savings of 30% to 60%. [Contributed by Maasmechelen Village]
Organic, natural and biodynamic wines are a raging trend in many Parisian wine bars. Test your palate at these top wine bars in Paris as recommended by the Girls' Guide to Paris.
Where to check out some of Berlin's best social spots in one (busy!) weekend.
Amsterdam Expat Meetup proposes to do it again - with plenty of friendly expats like last time.
A new CD uses music to help people learn Dutch, developed by three musicians and incorporating contributions by international students who have learned Dutch themselves. [Contributed by de Rand]
A comprehensive local guide to Paris's best outdoor markets, arranged by arrondissement to help you easily find the closest Parisian market to you.
Rick Steves explains his captivation with the Rhine.
Besides being the sunniest city in the Netherlands, Claudia Costa discovers Maastricht is an uniquely cultural metropolis hosting many artistic events.
Gare du Midi is cryptic and confuses many a visitor when first arriving to Belgium. Here's a guide to unravelling Belgium's main station to make Gare du Midi a little less 'unexpected'.