Travel Blogs from Leiderdorp
... the same thing happened. I didn't like to look too closely as I thought it would be quite intrusive. I wasn't really too sure what to do if they caught me looking so just smiled politely and only glanced. I'm sure the poor women are used to being ogled in far more humiliating ways. I soon made my way out of the area (phew!), through a busy marketplace and back out to the waterfront. The mainly historic but ever-changing architecture of Amsterdam still catches my eye. On ...
Most people remember reading The Diary of a Young Girl as a child. Most never expect to step foot in Anne Frank's very own "Secret Annexe". I had the chance to do so the other day after walking around Amsterdam. As I moved from one room to the next at the exhibition's start, there were only quotes from her diary jumping out from the stark walls. The rooms were left empty of furniture but had photographs of what the warehouse ...
... artist's painting side by side of the same orchard and it's amazing how different they turn out. You could even see the same tree in both paintings, but they were just so different. I love how Van Gogh pulls out the colors and his texture gives life to each piece of art work. The story of Van Gogh is quite fascinating. He was only an active artist for ten years and was mostly self-taught. At first when studying art, he ...
... is brought as daring and as you all know or might know I do have a slight fear of heights. But I decided to do it no matter what. Marlo once told me that this also is one of the unrealistic thoughts one can have. I had the same when flying. It made me nervous and I had the feeling my stumach turned. But your stumach can not turn, so it's unrealistic.
I prepared myself for the worst, with an excited Alice, who has no fear at all. Not at all, period. However, the experience was ...
... m over the quotations), you're too late now, the train is leaving. You will be 1hr 30 mins late. There is an train going there in 15 mins.
Well - all I could say is - I'M A STUPID BLONDE SOMETIMES! Wish hindsight came into view.
GETTING IT YET!!!!
Boarded the next train at Roosendaal and it even worked out it saved me a change at station later - phew!
Munched on previously made baguette and Herve cheese (very strong, semi soft ...
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