About Rotterdam city blog

Rotterdam blog about our hometown

Year after year, we travel the world to visit a wide range of cities. We bring back thousands of pictures, video footage and indelible memories. One city however escaped our attention… our hometown Rotterdam. The place where we live for more than thirty years.
That changed in November 2014, when we started this Rotterdam blog.

Rotterdam bloggers Philip en Emiel

Rotterdam stories, photos and videos

Rotterdam stands out for its daring mentality and modern architecture. The construction of the new Central Station, ‘de Rotterdam’ building and Markthal (indoor food market) turned the city into the spotlights, worldwide.
Rotterdam is awarded Best European City 2015 by The British Academy of Urbanism. Lonely Planet’s ‘Best in Travel 2016’ voted Rotterdam a Top 10 city to visit. So much reasons to write this Rotterdam blog. To share our personal stories, photos and videos.

Rotterdam tourist information by locals

This Rotterdam blog is our local display of things-to-see and things-to-do in Rotterdam. We capture our findings in stories, photos and videos; full of information, experiences and opinions. Consider this ‘cityblog010’ a Rotterdam guide, full of tourist information collected by locals.
Rotterdam blog things-to-see and things-to-do

Tourist, expat, business traveler

Whether you’re a tourist, an expat, a business traveler, or just passing by, Whether you’re visiting Rotterdam for pleasure or for business, we hope to inspire you with our stories, images and up-to-date tips. Tips by locals, without commercial intent.
We are pleased to welcome you to our hometown, both online and offline. Welcome to Rotterdam!

By the way, just 3 years after the start of this blog, we have been selected as one of the best Rotterdam blogs. Every year, Spotted by locals ask their bloggers about favorite independent Rotterdam blogs & websites. In 2017, and 2018 they named Rotterdamcityblog as one of their favorites. That is something to be proud of, no doubt about it.