Bastion Hotel Rotterdam/Terbregseplein
Travel Blogs from Rotterdam
... my photos last year, found these old photos and only then realized the beauty of some. Problem is they either turn out nice or they don't. I can not really plan the outcome. So who knows, some tour day some light-smudge photos might pop up. If I do not forget my camera and my memorystick :D
Time: About an hour
Weather: After a day of rain and dark clouds, it was dry. Mostly a dark black with darker black sky ...
... man. After the tour we are to off to see Eric's dad, who is Bo's uncle Aad and Aunt Gerrie, to say our final goodbyes. Keeping in touch with Eric through email, we try and work out the what would be the best way to see the sights whether it be by car/walking or cycling. Deciding it would be weather dependant and we agree to cycle, so I get my 'fat tire bike tour' T-shirt out ready for another quality tour by a top tour guide. Rain and cold greeted us ...
... to take some pics (including a statue of Erasmus!) and also making good use of the free wifi whilst we stood outside Vapianos (THEY ARE EVERYWHERE IN THIS COUNTRY!) because Andre's wifi only worked on one of our phone's for some reason. Once home, we saw Nik again, who had two friends round, and chatted to him for about half an hour - both of us falling more and more in love with him by the second!! Then we crashed, ready for our big bike ride tomorrow!
... there was no information booth for me to ask someone how long I would need to allow myself to get to the Port of Holland and what time the last train ran. Rather than run the risk I decide to get on the next train and go straight to the Port. I kill the time by having dinner at a Japanese restaurant, alone like a loser, at the port then just watching some tv. Its not the best feeling walking into a restaurant no matter where you are in the world and ...
... a list not typical of my usual lists when I go on vacation. It sort of looks like this:
- Thermal underwear
- Nasal saline
- Shoe covers (like painters wear)
- Vaccination booklet
- Everything I can find to help with sea sickness...
You'd sort of wonder....... what kind of list is ...