In just under two weeks Amsterdam will be buried by a tsunami of orange- are you ready for it? Here is the official site for the Koninginnedag festivities in Amsterdam this year. The closest party to the hotel is the Sounds from the Loft party just two blocks over on the Amstelveld, but you know how […]Read More What the V Crew is up to on Queen’s Day
A new year, a new stagiare! Charlotte has been working at Hotel V during her internship for just over a month, so we thought it was a good time to see how she’s doing. Tell us a little bit about yourself: name, where you are from, how old you are, what you are studying… Hello! […]Read More Interview with our stagiare Charlotte
Happy Valentine’s Day to you and yours! Here’s what the V crew is up to on V-Day: Justina: “I live with one girl and three boys, so in the morning the other girl and I are making a really nice breakfast for ‘our guys’. Then I have to work, and afterwork I am heading to […]Read More V on Valentine’s Day
Looking back, I have to say that it’s been a pretty amazing year for the Hotel V. Not always great, not always easy, but amazing nonetheless. Here is a look back at the year for us in photos: (Part One of the Bird saga here, Part Two here.) So in short, I guess you could […]Read More 2011 Wrap-Up: A Year in the Life of a Hotel
This is a guest post from our stagiare Zosia, one of her last projects before she leaves us as stagiare! *** On Wednesday, the 23th of November we were invited to taste and enjoy the new Winter Menu at “Bo5” Restaurant. As soon as we entered the restaurant we were enthusiastically welcomed by the restaurant’s […]Read More Delicious Evening at BoCinq
They say that Spring is the season for “new”, but this chilly December is building up to be quite impressive as far as pumping a bit of “new” into the city! Here’s what you should checkout: The Pop-Up Wine Bar: To the left and under the Stadsschouwburg, where the Cafe Cox used to reside, is […]Read More What to do in December in Amsterdam: Try Something New!
Awhile ago I wrote about some of our V crew members seen in advertisements all over town. Well it has happened again! So there I was, flipping through the TV channels when a perfectly timed zap happened upon a commercial for the new reality TV show, Next Hair Guru on Net5. And who did I see, […]Read More V Crew Seen About Town: Kim on TV!
I asked our V crew to send me some videos that they loved, or that they felt portrayed them so that I could share with the world how diverse our staff is. We come from all walks of life, all sorts of backgrounds, and apparently all different tastes! This was never so apparent as in […]Read More The Di-V-ersity of the V-Crew
Oh, November. I have been waiting for you! If you are a word-nerd like me, then we have an exciting month ahead of us! Not a party month, but a perfect month for huddling in warm venues out of the cold, and listening, speaking, and writing. NaNoWriMo (1-30 November): This hard-to-say and hard-to-do event hits the […]Read More What to do in Amsterdam in November
Our newest stagiare, Zosia, has only been with us for a little less than a month, but already we are impressed. We decided to pick her brain about life in Amsterdam for her so far… Tell us a little bit about yourself: name, where you are from, how old you are, what you are studying… […]Read More Interview with our stagiare, Zosia