Hotel IX Amsterdam
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- Minbar in room
- High-speed internet in room
- Non-smoking rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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... film and slide show--and the café were closed, so we took off. We were on our own, so we went to Dam Square (called by the locals, the Dam) for a quick lunch. We trammed back to our hotel, walked in the direction of the museum square, arrived circuitously at the Rijksmuseum, and made our way to the Van Gogh Museum. Van Gogh was a no go--45 minute wait in line, they told us--so we went and saw a ...
Hi friends and family,
I am alive and well in Amsterdam. The weather has caught me a little by surprise as it is friggin cold!!!!!! As I alluded to earlier, in a funny way I am quite enjoying the cold blast after the humidity of Bali. Which reminds me, and one final word on Bali; we both managed to escape the dreaded Bali Belly although on the last day we both headed to the "Loo" with, let's say, a little more than normal spring in our step.I ...
... We saw the nice red lights and the lovely people behind the glass. Ash said it wasn't as confronting as she was expecting. We went to The Museum of Prostitution. It was very interesting learning about the history behind the district. It was a playground for the sailors that used to frequent Amsterdam's big port. We saw what they wore which was a lot more in those days, learnt about the ...
... I had found in the VG museum, people seemed to have absolutely no gallery etiquette, putting me into real grumpy old woman mode, so I ended up tapping people on the shoulder and saying "Would you please not come to stand right in front of me so that I cannot see?" It worked, and they were all very apologetic, but I got fed up of having to make the point, so I didn't see as much as I'd wanted to. I spent quite a lot of time wandering ...
... are friendly, the food is delicious and the place itself is extremely beautiful. I would love to live in an apartment over looking a canal and maybe get past my fear of bikes. Amsterdam is everything it is known for and MORE. This is a destination I would like to come back to and relax. We have been so busy with tours, museums and exploring, we have not been able to sit and appreciate Amsterdam for its true beauty.
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