Mercure Utrecht Nieuwegein
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After an even better nights sleep, we took off and headed to Arkel. On the way we encountered bridges that opened all different ways, swing, hinged &, total lift. Along with 3 locks. We also had to cross a large river. All very interesting. The countryside was great, at many places where towns or villages ...
Wonder walk I went to the Van Gogh museum! Literally. I went there. Looked at the queue, and walked back, just in it e for my flight to Dublin! Had such an awesome walk. He sun had come out, and i was delighted to observe Amsterdam life. Wandered along canals, over bridges and through a stunning ...
Today we drove to Edam to check out some cheese and clogs and a lovely scenic bike ride through the streets. I was super dooper keen for bikes, it was pretty damn awesome ride. I don't really remember much of the scenery so luckily i took photos!
On our bus ride in, Richie (the tour manager) was telling us about the fence free paddocks. The lack of fence is to make sure the cows dont walk into things, to ensure that ...
... up kits!. We had a beer at a cafe where there were fans of rival clubs Chelsea and Benefica in town for a big soccer match tonight. As we had not had lunch we had an early dinner in the Rancho Argentinian Restaurant. We shared a platter of various grilled meats with salad and chips accompanied by a very nice Argentinian Shiraz. We have returned to the hotel for an easy night before savouring the delights of Amsterdam tomorrow.
... We went to Dam Square to try to catch a glimpse of the Royal Family, but they were still hauled up inside the palace going through the formalities. A thousand people filled the square, watching the proceedings on large megatrons. Once we were tired of fighting the crowds, we returned back to the flat and took a much needed nap. Later on we ventured out, the streets starting to empty and went for Vietnamese food. I was so excited to find pho, my first taste outside ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service