Karin Engelbrecht

Karin Engelbrecht

Karin Engelbrecht is a former writer for The Spruce, contributing articles and recipes for almost eight years. She lives in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, where she works as a restaurant reviewer and food and lifestyle writer. She loves to share traditional Dutch recipes and new creations, inspired by the Netherlands' rich history.

Recent Works

7 Most Unique Hotel Rooms in Amsterdam

7 Most Unique Hotel Rooms in Amsterdam

Looking to get more from your hotel room than a standard chain hotel experience? Then you’ll love our selection of unique Amsterdam hotel rooms.
The Most Storied Hotels in Amsterdam

The Most Storied Hotels in Amsterdam

For a city with a history that goes all the way back to the 13th-century, it's perhaps not surprising that Amsterdam boasts many hotels with an interesting story to tell.
Hotel TwentySeven

Hotel TwentySeven

Amsterdam’s plushest (and most talked-about) new hotel is perched over Dam Square in a striking monument.
Via Amsterdam

Via Amsterdam

A budget ho(s)tel with a 90s vibe and truly awesome amenities.