Wednesday, 7 June 2017

Amsterdam’s Floating Sanctuary for Cats

The Cat Boat is one of Amsterdam’s most peculiar and odd attractions. It’s basically a sanctuary for cats, but what makes it special is that the rescued cats all live aboard a quaint little houseboat which bobs along the Herengracht canal.

The Cat Boat at its moorings in Amsterdam.

Although it wasn’t intended initially to be a tourist attraction, Cat Boat regularly receives about 4,500 visitors a year, most of whom are tourists who just so happen to be missing their own cats while on vacation! Please read on ...

Monday, 5 June 2017

Looking for a great summer read and travel guide ?

Attention expat cat-lovers and travellers:

We have just made Islands of Cats available in all three language versions on

Get your own copy of this socio-relevant publication of the amazing work of the stray cat carers of the Maltese Islands, and read about this popular travel destination in the heart of the Mediterranean, which is well worth a trip - not just for the stray cats.

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