Travel Blogs from Rotterdam, Netherlands

Sort by Newest Best first

Rotterdam, still..., Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

Rotterdam, still...

A travel blog entry by budz888

This is a top pick!
2

... get competence in all fields. The Germans had already eaten as the parents of one of them had made a whirlwind trip to Rotterdam from Amsterdam where they were on holiday. They came with me to Bazar though, a rather trendy nightspot and eatery. Nice ...

Back in Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

Back in Rotterdam

A travel blog entry by budz888

This is a top pick!
6

Back from The Hague just in time for the written part of the Esperanto exam... Who'd have thought I'd be in Rotterdam doing an exam. A spur of the moment thing. Not sure how smoothly it will go considering you're also supposed to know something ...

Zamenhof, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

Zamenhof

A travel blog entry by budz888

This is a top pick!
1
2

I decided that these photos deserve their own entry; the reason being that the fellow in the photo is none other than Zaleski-Zamenhof, the grandson of the founder of Esperanto. He seems to like the t-shirt. I forgot to ask him whether he ...

Last Full Day In Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

Last Full Day In Rotterdam

A travel blog entry by budz888

This is a top pick!
12

... Papiamento names and I was able to buy a Surinaam t-shirt, I'd have to presume that the black population comes from the Netherlands Antilles and Surinaam. The food was great despite having to eat standing up at the stall. It was pork with potatoes and ...

Rotterdam (Excursion Day), Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

Rotterdam (Excursion Day)

A travel blog entry by budz888

This is a top pick!
11

... of the harbour. Here's a rather cute little train that we saw by the harbour. It looks like it's still in service. Rotterdam is the busiest port in Europe, one of the busiest in the world so there's always going to be something interesting going on ...

Rotterdam, Thursday, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

Rotterdam, Thursday

A travel blog entry by budz888

This is a top pick!
18

... Dutch spelling on the sign. My name might have had to have a couple of those 'oe's in it if I'd been born in the Netherlands. In my walk from the embassy back to the railway station I seemed to have managed to fit in a fair bit of sight-seeing... ...

Bus To Hungary, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

Bus To Hungary

A travel blog entry by budz888

This is a top pick!
1
3

... - as the crow flies and our speed has maxed out at 80 km/hour so this is going to take a while. I enjoyed the UK and Rotterdam. It would have been nice to explore the neighbouring towns a bit though. I was surprised to get to speak Dutch so much. I ...

Interkona Vespero, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

Interkona Vespero

A travel blog entry by budz888

This is a top pick!
7

... scene at the interkona vespero. Actually it doesn't give the right impression of how busy things were at the individual booths. Rotterdam's a pretty modern looking city with almost no old buildings - at least in the centre. On the other hand it is a ...

Rotterdam, Day 2..., Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

Rotterdam, Day 2...

A travel blog entry by budz888

This is a top pick!
5

... a bit of confusion over the fact that I don't have a congress number but sensibly they're letting me sit the exam nevertheless. Rotterdam seems to have a lot of statues like this one... We were tempted to put one of my mi long penis t-shirts on this ...

Choose My Side, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

Choose My Side

A travel blog entry by danblank

This is a top pick!
7

... because the city was utterly destroyed by the Germans in World War II. Many cities were devastated during the war -- Rotterdam was destroyed (it's interesting, many Europeans consider Rotterdam 'ugly' because of all the modern architecture. Many of these ...

rotterdam pin, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

rotterdam pin

A travel blog entry by elsewhere

This is a top pick!

rotterdam ...

More Bosch's, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

More Bosch's

A travel blog entry by uncle_davros

This is a top pick!
78

... have seen a few of his paintings but there was one city I had been to, but not to see his paintings, so I booked the train, Rotterdam was going to be my destination Saturday - GPS link Jumping on the train, I hit the road towards Holland. I had been once ...

Rotterdam... prise 2, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

Rotterdam... prise 2

A travel blog entry by jelg

This is a top pick!
3

Allo! Toutes les auberges sont pleines a Amsterdam alors je reste une journee de plus a Rotterdam. Il pleut toujours ici c'est fou! Nuages, pluie, un peu de soleil et quelque chose comme 22 degres seulement. Je dorts dans un dortoir de 10 ...

Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

Rotterdam

A travel blog entry by jelg

This is a top pick!
1
3

... ! Je suis a Rotterdam. Mon auberge est tres sympa, tres propre et tres bien situee. J ai appris que la ville de Rotterdam avait ete completement detruite pendant la 2ieme guerre et meme aujourdhui la re-construction continue. Donc a premiere vue c est ...

Rotterdam, Holland 5th May - Day out, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

Rotterdam, Holland 5th May - Day out

A travel blog entry by fae-neilvsworld

This is a top pick!
9

Rotterdam Another trip on the train, this one only half an hour away from The Hague. We did a self-guided walking tour that stopped at all the different architectural points in the city. We walked by the riverside, past all the boats, ...

We seemed to have reached the final curtain..., Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

We seemed to have reached the final curtain...

A travel blog entry by yellowbus.2011

This is a top pick!
2

The ferry leaves tomorrow.  It's time to hang up our crocs and close the now dog eared European road atlas for the last time. The rhine is getting wider and the van's smoke thicker. It may sound too like an award ceremony or wedding speech but I ...

A Place To Hide Your Cranes, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

A Place To Hide Your Cranes

A travel blog entry by yearoftheshorts

6

... no lies – distances are not a constant thing here. And it is Monday, which means all museums and galleries are closed in Netherlands. I wonder what all the workers do on their day off, whether they all meet up and play paintball or trade stories of ...

Blog moved to postcarddotworld.com, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

Blog moved to postcarddotworld.com

A travel blog entry by traveler_4_life

Blog moved to postcarddotworld.com ...

Delft and back to check the Enchantments progress, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

Delft and back to check the Enchantments progress

A travel blog entry by kupdegra

25

... and a drink, and continue walking up a canal. We're told "old Delft" is just up the street.  Unlike Rotterdam with it's new modern buildings, Delft seems to be left out of the "contemporary" world. Which keeps this beautiful town ...

Dutch food, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

Dutch food

A travel blog entry by burles

... of Rotterdam, I was too lazy after my big bike ride. There are two important things I want to mention about my stay in Rotterdam: 1) I stayed in a hostel for only 10 Euro a night. It was a giant room containing 100 bunk beds. There were no sheets, just ...

Back where it all started!, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

Back where it all started!

A travel blog entry by devos

5
4

Hi,  We had a great first day,Picked up from the airport by Yolanda Nooteboom,(Aunt of Carlijn). and  where also welcomed by Willie & Frans, what a nice surprise. we spend our 1st day with Henny & John,  we are going to have great ...

Architectural Adventures, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

Architectural Adventures

A travel blog entry by fourloves

Entry to follow (I AM kind of travelling here, you know?). Thanks for your patience. Check back ...

Time for some R&R, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

Time for some R&R

A travel blog entry by 2010trip

2

... , Venice, Tuscany, Rome, Naples, Barcelona, Zaragoza and Madrid, we were definitely in need of some R&R. We stayed in Rotterdam with Sarina's stepdad Aad, who took great care of us, and thanks to his outstanding culinary skills we were spoiled with ...

Summer's best spent with good friends, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

Summer's best spent with good friends

A travel blog entry by aporter

... refreshing time and in ways reminded me of summers back in Madison. Well, minus the Johnsonville brats and sweltering humidity. :) Rotterdam, Holland's second largest city to the south of Amsterdam, was also of interest to me since I had seen ...

Rotterdam Rules, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

Rotterdam Rules

A travel blog entry by julesw83

Got to be my favourite, only place I have been to that i can actually imagine ...

New Years in Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

New Years in Rotterdam

A travel blog entry by mshull

New Years Eve in Rotterdam. There wasn't any snow, but it was cold. We got a nice little hotel room, for rather cheap, and went out for dinners to save money rather than eating at the hotel. After figuring out how to use the train and how to buy the ...

The Nether Regions Part II, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

The Nether Regions Part II

A travel blog entry by shiiuga

1

... and Myrthe for the time being and went to pick Hollie up from the airport. By the time we got to the hotel in Rotterdam (Amsterdam accommodation being ridiculously priced over Easter weekend) we didn't have a whole lot of time to do anything but have a ...

Quick trip from Ferry, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

Quick trip from Ferry

A travel blog entry by mrpearsonchris

5

... leave from a number of ports of both England,Ireland and Scotland. We chose to leave from Newcastle in England for rotterdam in the Netherlands. We had a ride from Scotland down the English East coast and as the distance wasnt great we used a number of ...

a CS evening in Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

a CS evening in Rotterdam

A travel blog entry by christianbjork

1

So I had a nice couple of days in Lille, where I had the chance to spend some time with my Peruvian friend Monica, who I had met in Lima during some volunteering stuff.  I saw some pretty cool stuff in Lille, most notably the Museum of Beaux Arts ...

Architecture in Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands travel blog

Architecture in Rotterdam

A travel blog entry by katevoss

1
30

... I walked in a big circle around the inside of the main city area seeing all the interesting buildings.  Rotterdam was the main city in the Netherlands to get completely bombed in the war, and so almost all their buildings were demolished and so they ...

Sort by Newest Best first