Travel Blogs from Amsterdam
Catching the flight back from India was a fairly easy one. The lights went out and everyone fell asleep. As the sun cracked in the next morning before landing, the plane filled up with a new light. For me at least. It wasn't that I hadn't seen the sun or a sun rise before...it's just that coming back from my ancestral home and flying towards my …
We leave London 6:45 in the morning. We take the ferry from Dover to Calais (the White Cliffs are really cool). The White Cliffs of Dover are ******* beautiful. Then we drive through Belgium. Eventually, we arrive in Amsterdam.
The Hotel is owned by Best Western is surprisingly nice. I meet my roommate Vlad. Vlad is cool. We each do a shot of Tequila to start the night. Then we go to the lobby and do a couple more. The aussies ...
... few more beers at the hotel bar and some drunken Facebook posts it was most definitely time for bed.
Day 2 started early and after a couple advils I was ready to go. Today's first stop was the Anne Frank House. First we needed a little breakfast so we went into the little cafe right next door. Juice, pastries, coffee and hot chocolate was had by all. Because we had bought our tickets in advance on-line we were able to bypass the queue and head right in. This was ...
-Hired green bikes and rode around the canals and streets
-Went and layed in vondelpark. Hot day.
-Visited Anne Frank house
-Rode to the big Amsterdam sign and got a photo
-Started late on a pub crawl and meet some Australians, British and brazilian people.
... plane ride reading a classifieds magazine.. It's actually surprising how interesting it is. I learned a lot about furniture for sale in the southern Ontario region. Also he put my tray down when I was sleeping so that they would give me breakfast. Woke up to food yeeeeaaaaaaah. We landed at 6:30 am and I was (STILL AM) exhausted. I got on a train from the airport to take me downtown Amsterdam. From the train station I decided I would walk to the hostel.. Got a ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking