Bastion Hotel Utrecht
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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Today we visited an elementary school in Utrecht, talked with the principal, and observed parents picking their kids up from school. The principal was brilliant and enigmatic, and clearly loved his job. He told us "biking is more handy, car traffic is so crowded and busy, you have to think all the time, biking is more at ease." He was a recent …
Thurs. July 2. Houten.
In general, I dislike master-planned cities. They usually feel contrived, disconnected from the rest of the world, and um white-flighty. And while Houten did feel just a tad conservative upper-middle class, and a tad disconnected (a good percentage of residents drive long distances to get to work), they did do a …
Wed. July 1. Elementary School Creepin.
For the last year, I was a science teacher at an elementary school. I love my school, and I still feel homesick thinking about it. Walking into the Utrecht elementary school, I felt waves of nostalgia.
The principal of the school is amazing. I love the idea of co-learning across generations …
People seem really friendly here! I maintain that if you stare at a map long enough, you either figure out where you are, or someone comes and offers help. The later happened every single time I looked at a map, or even looked a little confused. I got offered assistance quite often. On the other end of that, I noticed a lot of people staring at us …
Sorry that I haven't posted in the past two days. I love Utrecht, this city is great and has a medieval section along with a growing, modern area. We did lots of biking through the center. We also biked through the beautiful, tree-laned road to an old Dutch tea and pancake house. It was absolutely gorgeous, and the savory Dutch pancakes were …