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... we set out to see the sights. We visited a couple of churches today. The first being Kathedrale Basiliek St. Bavo. The second was Grote of St. Bavokerk. These were both magnificent structures. The immense size of these churches is overwhelming. The Grote of St. Bavokerk can be seen from our hotel window and besides the beauty, the sound of the carillon, a couple times an hour, followed by the chimes for the hour, is a wonderful sound.
The Grote of ...
Last night we had determined that we would visit a total of 6 castes in one day. Now, while we only planned to tour the grounds of only three, this, in many ways was a bit of an unrealistic ambition, but we embraced the optimism of the way to spend our last official day in France and of touring Europe.
We were under a bit of a tight schedule and if we were planning to visit all six of les Châteaux, then we would need to stick to it. We woke up significantly earlier than most of ...
... to the red light district and visited the sex museum and the cannabis college. We also visited the Oude Kerk (the old church), we heard its bells chiming when we were staying at the B&B when we were here last week. The Oude Kerk is actually the city's oldest building, established in 1306 in the heart of the medieval centre. The church has a fascinating history which reflects the city's eventful past. The building was impressive and ...
... in the glamorous world of cocktails. For about fourteen euros, you can enter the building and go through a self guided tour. There are about thirty different scents that you can sniff and there are videos, photos and more sniff tests that tell the history of this Dutch gin. Then at the end, you can get a fancy cocktail made by bartenders that apparently train at the academy upstairs. While waiting in line, there's a flair booth, in which you go in and close the ...
... being on the coach tour route
are Marken, Volendam, and Alkmaar. (this last a fake cheese
market just for the tourists but still great fun regardless)
Please, please get over to Holland in the
Netherlands for a couple of weeks sometime- it’s one of our favourite parts of
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Oude Stad, Haarlem | 2 star hotelfrom $121
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Oude Stad, Haarlem | 2 star hotelfrom $107
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