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... and I were going to do a wine and cheese tasting cruise, so this hit 2 birds with 1 stone. The wine and cheese cruise goes for 2hrs, but didn't set off until 8pm, but we had to be 20mins early. So we went back to our room a short 5min walk away, to rest and warm up until about 7.30pm. We checked in around 7.30pm, and we boarded the boat not long after. The cheese was waiting on our tables. After a small seat change between Colleen ...
... the train, and then we all got to doing some sightseeing with Mum. Dad wanted to take Mum and show her the Red Light District. I actually think (know) that he just wanted to go there himself and was using the 'let's show Mum' as an excuse to go! 'Onya Dad! It all looked pretty familiar to Daniel and I, but that must've been from when we wandered it a few weeks ago, because we never went there last night. We didn't. By late morning we had stopped for a drink ...
... did have some lovely smooth creamy cheeses though. We stopped for lunch, I had some sate kippers. Quite nice but a little chewy. Then it was a boat ride to Marken, another little fishing village dating bake to the 1100's. The boat ride was beautiful and sunny, but as we pulled into Marken the rain came down. If the sun was shining it would have been a lovely walk through the village, but the wind was fierce and the rain was pouring, reminded me of Melbourne. We went to ...
Day two of round two in Amsterdam and this time I was going to do it right- keep my eyes open and see the sights!
First we went to get Jess a lovely cut and blow wave and I had a walk around the big park with the Amsterdam sign in the Museum Quarter and a spot of traditional ham and cheese roll breakfast.
We then strolled around a local market collecting cheese, bread and fruit to have a picnic for lunch which we did in a local ...
... interesting armor and weapons exhibit in addition to all the famous Dutch Master paintings you'd expect.
This was our first trip where Colin has been posting to instagram. He's been following friends from school who are traveling in Greece and Brazil (World Cup) at the same time. Much more immediate experience than me waiting to get time to post to this blog. :-)
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579 Chemin de la Sorguette, Monteux | Hotelfrom $154