Hampshire Hotel - Parkzicht Eindhoven
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It was supremely wonderful having Evan all to myself over the weekend. Saturday morning, we had ourselves a late breakfast at a pastry shop (bear claws, croissants, & hard boiled eggs). After our quaint little breakfast, we went to Media Markt, a three story electronics store. Now, if you want to get your fill of all things electronic, you can just go to Best Buy. However, we were curious about prices. A microwave, that would normally cost you $100-200, costs ...
... esque manner. We then strolled the city through the Saturday market of every kind of food. We bought a cheese wheel and some candy from a penny candy store. Lunch was excellent topped off with a specialty of the region, a Bosch ballee, pastry shell with whipped cream topped with ...
Today we went to another area of the Netherlands where peat was the main area. In times long ago it was very swampy and unusable. Over time sand was added to cultivate peat. This was always a very poor area. Now there is a large area that has been preserved. The afternoon was spent at a bell museum. The. Bell at Notre dame was made ...
... and puttered around like a true tourist. My main goal was to figure out the bike situation (see above) but when I was told I had to return my bike at 5:30 and it was already 12, I figured I would return tomorrow so I could get my 10€'s worth...possibly 60€ if they don't return deposits! After talking with the nice VVV lady, I decided to mosey around and I'm glad I did. Although I really didn't know where I was going, I just made notes of my ...
... we bravely waded on in through the sludgy bottom.
Mmm refreshing? Not convinced of the safety, but thankful for it’s cooling 'waters’, we did a lap (not putting our heads under) and then headed back to the camper for a shower – totally not swimming up to New Zealand standards!
Anyway, the morning rolled around, greeting us with thunderstorms, torrential rain and cold showers and gave us one last parting gift - the ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking