TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Keizersgracht Amsterdam
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So Miss "usually-oh-so-organised" was apparently not quite so well organised this trip - tho I do have the excuse of a hectic couple of weeks leading up to my departure from the UK!! However, I did at least manage to pack my bag in time without too much stress or forgotten items/print-outs/last-minute must-do organising!!!
Newquay Airport surprised me - I haven't decided if this was a good surprise or not - by their super efficient security. My carry-on ...
... vibe too, as locals hurried off to where they had to go, and tourists like us meandered around soaking up the sights and smells with all the time in the world.
Mention of smells reminded me that Amsterdam could be considered the marijuana capital of the world and you certainly can't avoid the distinctive pungency of it in places. Ella, if we thought Venice Beach was bad, we obviously ...
... the city of Amsterdam to bring awareness to what happened to the Jewish community. When I spent time in Germany prior I was very impressed on the level of education towards the history, some countries are not doing as well with this, including our own with education of residential school, perhaps we should take a better example from Europe. After I was finished with the above I met with Nadya and we went to rent bikes. We went across to a warehouse that is now a lot of ...
... at a cheese and clog factory. It doesn't
really get any better than cheese samples. I bought a log of smoked
I can't believe we only have three days left. We have a
lot going on the next few days and I'm going to embrace every minute of
it! It's super weird that the program is already coming to an end but
I'm excited and ready to see my family in Amsterdam in just a few ...
... in hand we proceeded to security. It was much quicker than the initial line. The security agent was pleasant. Luckily the flight was delayed an hour or we certainly would have missed our flight. I don't think I will ever fly with Transavia again. In my mind, the process needed to be more streamlined.
Thankfully we are on the flight now, in our seats and ready to conquer Amsterdam.
The check in to the hotel went ...