Bastion Hotel Leiden/Oegstgeest
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... We got home, had a quick feed and headed into Amsterdam. The cruise wasn't too bad and showed some cool buildings and boat houses along the canals. Some of the ****** little boats that have been turned into houses were over 700,000 euros. We had a couple of beers after this which Fred paid for again. Really looked after me. We then headed back to the house for some ...
... across the lake (ocean) to Volendam, about a half hour sailing. On the boat, they served apple cake and coffee, and it was exactly the same as I remember Oma used to make when we went and visited Oma and Opa. It was yet another example of how 'Dutch' it all was, even if we didn't realise it at the time. We docked in Volendam, which is set on the top of a dyke, and disembarked. The town is a big dock for massive river cruise boats, so is really touristy (yes traditional ...
... and we just loved how everyone is riding their bicycles everywhere - even women in heels!
Once our tour was finished we decided to walk back through the red light district, we then got take away from a local deli and enjoyed our food outside. We were still curious about these brownies... What the hell... We bought one small "mellow" brownie to share, grabbed a few supplies and made our way back to the hotel around ...
... big cylinders that used to make the beer. We walked through the stables where they keep their horses. There was a “Brew you ride” attraction which was a motions simulation where you stand and it’s a simulation of you getting made into beer. There was a theater room where they showed long Heineken commercials. They had pods where we could lay and watch a video and they had more interactive stuff too. Overall it was just awesome.
Afterwards we ...
... price at the hotels to make go away. He says he bought a beer and was asked to leave -when sat outside - as they said he bought beer in from 'somewhere else'. A company called Sandeman offers free city tours, so I have a brief overview of the history of the city. There was a tax on the width of buildings which is why they're all so ...