Hotel Old Dutch
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Tennis Court
- High-speed internet in room
- Banquet room
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Travel Blogs from Volendam
... we saw a jewellery shop with gold charms in the window. We should have stopped then & bought them but we wanted to keep up with the group. Oh well, there's still tomorrow & the next couple of days in Amsterdam.
The Keukenhof Gardens were fantastic, we started with the tour but then left & did our own thing. It was similar to the Butchart Gardens in ...
Awoke again & that was a plus! Sunny day expected, so we walked to Jop's old golf course (about 10 minutes from Pim's) for a coffee. Weather lovely and spotted a dal on the way home. Then a bus adventure to Voledam, via Edam (yes the home of the round yellow wax coated cheese) taking about 30 minutes. Started to rain, so into the Charleston Hotel (in Voledam) for lunch. Menu had croquette, so ...
... on the canal for tonight but sadly it's sold out - dang! It's reportedly very beautiful with the bridges all lit up. We tried to skype for reservations at some recommended restaurants but found them full so decided to walk the neighbourhood and found a really great Italian restaurant with an outdoor patio. It's surprising how many great restaurants are tucked in along the residential streets - very charming and you get to experience it with the ...
... built up high on stilts to escape the floodwaters from before the time of the dykes. It used to be an island but now it's joined to the mainland. We had our picnic near the entrance to the harbour and then walked a little bit around the old town. We bought a few souvenirs:) and then found a poffetje stand. Yummy! Strawberries and icing sugar on top. So, back on the ferry we went, then home for a nice dinner with Paula and ...
... and they played for dancing into the small hours out on the open top deck. Then home for a well needed sleep, up for the formal AGM proceedings at which plans were made for next year's meeting in the Danish waters of the Baltic (so that's next years trip planned!) and lunch on the pontoon next to Jonathan, another 60 foot Classic wooden S&S. Now just having a brief rest before dinner this evening with those still here and looking at plans for the next stage of our trip starting ...