Hotel Old Dutch
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Tennis Court
- High-speed internet in room
- Banquet room
- Non-smoking rooms
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... them, with mustard of course, and a dark brown Dutch beer. Bbbbbeautiful! Then as the weather got worse we walked to the coast - Markermeer Sea on the eastern coast - about 200 metres. Dee dee - you may remember Jop took us all to the west coast last time & it was the North Sea we saw (1988). No dyke on the east coast, as the fishing village has been there for 100s of years. However we ...
The first stop was Marken where we purchased kibbeling (deep fried fish with Mayo - the Dutch love their sauces). I had no idea we had cycled to an island over a dike. I finally see the ocean which is darker hue than NZ waters due to the Dutch algae. We catch a ferry to Volendam and have coffee and wine. Next to the port is a small building with windows around it called a "talking house" filled with elderly ...
... It turns out to be very good for a couple local beers, fish and chips and an endive special (large scoop of endive mashed potatoes and a large meatball sliced up and drizzled with dark gravy and topped with sliced ham). Yum. We set out for a walk in the rain and get caught in a couple downpours ducking under store awnings as the come. Luckily I packed the travel umbrella! A couple more stops for some good beer then back to hotel by 11pm. ...
... so you could be waiting up to and hour to get in. I was lucky. I arrived and walked straight in, and was the last one admitted for that time. There are still the photos famous people that she cut out of papers and magazines stuck to the walls, she said it made it feel more like home. Finishing there I went to the Amsterdam ...
... keys to our room, we got No. 10, and we then made our way to our rooms. The room was great, except for the "Yellow Fever" tree in front. I hope it is not a harbinger of things to come. The lodge is quite a nice place. Our room, of course, had the obligatory mosquito nets. We made a quick trip to the bar for a snack and another toast and then to our room for the night. On Wednesday, we pretty much spent the day recovering, walked around the lodge and ...