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Your city trip begins here!

If you're after that 'neighbourhood feeling', get it before you even meet the welcoming smile of your concierge. The discovery begins long before you finally set foot in your Yays boutique apartment with a complimentary copy of the Yays Neighbourhood Guide in your hands. You have landed on the right page to feed your wanderlust and set your imagination in motion.

The Yays blog is where we share our local knowledge, insider tips, and background stories exploring the hidden side of your destination.

…And if you’re wondering what a stay at Yays feels like, keep an eye on our selected guest posts to discover their side of the story.
Enjoy your read!

Things to do with Children in Amsterdam
Aug 13, 2019
Things to do with Children in Amsterdam

Our guest blogger this month will show you what it's really like to travel together to Amsterdam. Karen Edwards, aka Travel Mad Mum, is a British blogger who became a social media sensation in 2016 when her story of travelling around the world while on maternity leave went viral. Meanwhile the family grew, but never lost the love for travel. Karen shares her travel diaries via her blog and on social media with her large community of travel lovers. This summer, her travel-mad family stayed at Yays Bickersgracht. This is their Yays story.

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AMSTERGRAM - A step by step guide to gramming the Dam
Jun 3, 2019
AMSTERGRAM - A step by step guide to gramming the Dam

Let us brag a little: the most curious travellers always end up at Yays! This month we are inaugurating a series of guest posts written by some of our most enthusiastic guests. Let them inspire you! Sophia Tran-Thomson is a London based journalist and photographer with an irresistible knack for travel. She stayed at our amazing crane apartment in Amsterdam, and made the most of her Yays Neighbourhood Guide. This is her Amsterdam story.

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Amsterdam Chocolate City
Mar 6, 2019
Amsterdam Chocolate City

If we asked you to think about the capital of chocolate, probably Amsterdam would not be the first destination to come to mind. And yet…

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Workationing: how to take time out without taking time off.
Feb 9, 2019
Workationing: how to take time out without taking time off.

The best lesson we can all learn from digital nomads is not an overnight oats recipe.

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The Romance Edition
Jan 21, 2019
The Romance Edition

In the words of John Paul Young, Love is in the air! Welcome to this month’s Yays blog: the Romance Edition. Where we will give you all the local insights to simply sweep your loved one off your feet and for all those romantics out there.

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