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Travel Blogs from Bussum
... my windows and pull the drapes to even consider falling sleep. I had to rest before I woke up in a few hours...
You can take the girl out of American, but you can't keep her from the NBA finals! That's a saying, right?
Lance and I woke up at 3a to watch the NBA finals! I will admit, we were rooting for the Spurs and the Heat won, but it was a good (yet anticlimactic) game and we felt ...
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I woke up really early, just before 0500 and showered to wash the sticky off me from a humid-night's sleep. By some sheer chance of luck I figured out the water nozzles, they are very different from the US and I wasn't going to wake up Kit to ask him how to do it. I decided to try curly hair today since it is so humid and my hair likes to fro and friz under those conditions :)
My butt hurts. FYI, TMI? That ...
... ONE wears a helmet! Naughty. You can see in this photo the view from the porch on the second story of the house, it is so green and there is a young lady on her bike just peddling around (most people riding have near-perfect posture - she doesn't but the majority do!). People peddle at a leisurely pace, no one really ever seems in a hurry to get anywhere.
Cars here are small and compact, many Smart ...
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to a water lily & has huge leaves that are strong enough to carry a child)
... it is 1 of the largest coffee producers in the world
... has a coastline that streches more then 3.200 km (2.000 mi)
... is 1 of the countries with the most public holidays a year
... has the world's longest continental mountain range the Andes, running down through the whole country
from www.colombiafacil.com "
... second car with Joachim dropping us at our Amsterdam accommodation. More tears and hugs as we all said our goodbyes to Joachim's family. We think we have convinced them to visit Australia - we hope so. It was too short a time with them and before we left, Mary-Anne gave us a bag of gifts including candles which she said we should light at any time on our travels to celebrate being together on this grand adventure.