Pension Schaefer

Herensingel 1a, Leiden, Zuid-Holland, 2316, Netherlands | Hotel

Travel Blogs from Leiden

Tulips! Here we come!

A travel blog entry by wiedmeyer2


... the tulips are dug out in June and July and a new theme will be created for the fall planting. We spent one glorious day in this beautiful garden and count our blessing that we saw the much "coveted" black tulip and equally rare green tulip.

In addition to the tulips, Keukenhof also has beautiful display of orchids. They have some unique orchids that look like Pansy's. Very interesting. I would recommend every flower lover to visit this place at least once in their ...

Amsterdam, an eclectic mix!

A travel blog entry by roamingfree


... to satisfy a curious range of taste buds?"

Aside from the history lesson, we got a great tour of the vats where they throw together the water, malt, hops and yeast. Did you know that Heineken is 92% water? How come drinking makes you dehydrated? Also, did you know that most of the froth or "head" on a beer is hops (the bitter bit), which is why a lot of women aren't so keen on beer. Men gulp beer, thereby ensuring they ...

Home Sweet Home no more...

A travel blog entry by ellengoeseast


... task that I have yet to start...

Luckily, as I was already anticipating having to leave for Singapore, I did some preparatory cleaning out of unwanted items and the like. Several trips were made to the "weggeefwinkel" (give away store). Clothes were sold to friends and colleagues for charity, sold online for profit, given to relatives and friends for free and finally brought to the Red ...

At the water's edge

A travel blog entry by roamingfree


... is beautiful and like Dordrecht, is sitting on a junction of two rivers. Its canals are very wide as are the paved lanes on either side, wide enough for restaurants with large outside terraces where you can sit and dine whilst watching the boats go up and down the canal. Waitresses, obviously well practiced, skilfully avoid the cyclists, mopeds and pedestrians to get their culinary dishes from the restaurant kitchen to ...

Did I die and go to Heaven? No, it's just Holland

A travel blog entry by idahoteacher


... guy because he ran off... Total confusion!

Gerard took us to this fantastic place for dinner. We sat outside on a deck overlooking the canals (5 feet below us). The food was the best food I'd eaten yet this trip! the restaurant and bar was inside of a 16th C fort used by the Dutch during the siege against the Spanish in Leiden The waiter brought out an amazing array of appetizers (fresh tuna, spring rolls, cheese, etc.). ...


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