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Travel Blogs from Haarlem
... spent north of Amsterdam in the Waterland region- everything is so close in Holland that the furthest place was only an hour away.
This was Enkhuizen (pronounced oncoosin if I have it right!) and again, the
photos speak for themselves.
A lovely town, made even better by ...
... particular - which is part of the tradition, haul their cast-off toys, stuffed animals, puzzles and books to set them carefully on blankets in the cool early morning air. The kids really get into the scene, and our picture shows a budding violinist trying to earn a few coins in between selling cast-off stuffed animals. Emily, note her pink cowboy boots, and family joke alert. It was like our memorable Miss Guba recital. Five year old violinists sound as bad in Dutch as they do ...
I'm back at home & don't have a job to go to (not for another 2 months anyway) so what kind of culture-fest do I get up to in between discussions at home. Well not a lot really. I do what any self respecting male would do in these emotional circumstances and go to the pub to drink alone! Cue Billy Joel. Not all day you understand, not at these prices! So after a marathon trip to the cinema to catch up on the new releases I go to a place ...
... participation in any conversation was limited. Though in the spirit of family relationships I did enjoy a couple of beers with my uncle. One topic of conversation that I did understand though was the subject of Oom Jan still driving a car. At 92 years of age my uncle is still driving a car and has no interest in giving it away, much to the protests of other members of the family.
After a few hours again it was time to say our goodbyes ...
So after not sleeping and having a nightmare of a night we gathered our luggage, got our rental care and set out to find our rental in Haarlem, which is close to Amsterdam. Will chose Haarlem because we had a rental care and finding a parking spot in Amsterdam would be difficult. A built in GPS was a nice surprise...if we could figure out how to use it. Will does amazing trying to find locations in foreign places but we defiantly were lost. ...
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Oude Stad, Haarlem | 3 star hotelfrom $105
Oude Stad, Haarlem | 2 star hotelfrom $100
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Oude Stad, Haarlem | 2 star hotelfrom $88
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