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  • 6 Cheap Ways To Spend A Day In Amsterdam

    October 1, 2019 by

    Amsterdam is a very sentimental city for me. I have lived in the Netherlands for five years of my life and I stayed in Amsterdam for two months out of that. It is a beautiful and multicultural city with unique scenery filled with bikes and history. I have never been to another city like Amsterdam.… Read more

  • 3 Steps To Packing Lightly

    November 22, 2019 by

    I have just arrived in the Netherlands and I was able to fit everything that I needed into a vans backpack. I really wanted to challenge myself for this trip. It was tough fitting everything that I needed in the bag and yes, I had to make sacrifices. It is hard, but it was definitely… Read more

  • What I Bring When I travel

    November 1, 2019 by

    On the homepage of my blog I have a quote. “He who would travel happily must travel light.” In the past half a year or so I have succumbed to the idea of minimalism. I think that it is a great Idea to apply to travel, because it is much easier to travel with just… Read more

  • 3 Facts About Dutch Life in the Netherlands

    October 29, 2019 by

    My life as a young teenager in the Netherlands was pretty fantastic and I think I took it for granted. I love that the speed of life travelled as fast as the bikes and the society was carefree and fun. I look back at the five years I spent in the Netherlands and smile with… Read more

  • 4 Best Restaurants in Amsterdam

    October 25, 2019 by

    When I lived in the Netherlands the food was definitely not a highlight. I’m just being honest. The burgers taste like meatloaf, dutch herring does not live up to it’s cultural popularity and Bitterballen is only okay when it has cooled down. Although I didn’t love the food in general, there were still restaurants around… Read more

  • 5 Unique facts About Asturian Culture

    October 22, 2019 by

    I have been to Asturias two summers in a row. It has definitely stood out to me as a place with a unique and proud culture. I had never heard of it until I visited my Asturian friend. We partied, we hiked and we indulged in a bit of history. Throughout the next paragraphs I… Read more

  • How To Spend 1 Night In London

    October 18, 2019 by

    This summer I moved to Florida, was a CIT (Counselor In Training) in Scotland for a month and visited my good friend in the north of Spain. After all that I had to fly back to my new home on the Florida coast, but my summer travels weren’t over just yet. I had an overnight… Read more

  • 4 Best Places To Visit In North Holland

    October 15, 2019 by

    North Holland is my favorite province, but I have a bias to it since I’ve lived there for five years of my life. I have traveled around North Holland with family, friends and my baseball team. I feel nostalgic thinking about all the little things of this province. The lifestyle is chill and friendly and… Read more

  • Top 10 Travel youtubers

    October 8, 2019 by

    Youtube has been something that I’ve been watching pretty much since the beginning when Fred was the biggest youtube star. As my travel bug grew, I started to find youtubers who make videos about travel. They inspired me even more and taught me so much. All the upcoming channels on this list are people that… Read more

  • Top 5 Meals On Kona, Hawaii

    October 4, 2019 by

    Last spring I visited the Big Island of Hawaii. Prior to the trip my anticipation was growing by watching Mark Wiens video of his trip to Hawaii to see what new food I could try. I wanted to try tuna poke, Portuguese donuts called malasadas, the loco moco which is a Hawaiian style hamburger and… Read more

  • How To Travel The UK On A Budget

    September 27, 2019 by

    For the past couple years my dream of travel has been brewing and building up. I have been mapping out future adventures, watching travel vlogs, and just listening to music dreaming of the day that I have complete control to go wherever I want. Now that my 18th birthday is edging towards me it is… Read more

  • About Me

    September 22, 2019 by

    My name is Lachlan hence the title Picante Lachlan. I am passionate about travel likely because I have been doing it ever since I was a baby. Before I could even speak my Mom would take me to places like London, Switzerland, and Australia. As Well as that my Dad has moved our family around… Read more

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