Restaurant Hotel Merlet
- Minbar in room
- Continental Breakfast
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Indoor pool
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... was about. She was very clear that she was not a "help-line" for the prostitutes, that they were capable of helping themselves. Instead, her goal was reduce the social stigma around sex work and gain respect for sex workers. It was refreshing to hear this view, especially that she was not victimizing the women. In Amsterdam, with their policies allowing prostitution as a profession, there is a large portion of the women who chose this for themselves, as opposed to force ...
... but it was surprisingly very interesting.....they explained everything about diamonds and the cutting of them. We were then brought into a room where the door is closed and diamonds are brought out for us to view. Interesting to see the different qualities and gasp at the prices! Our hotel, Movenpick Amsterdam is a large modern hotel on the waterfront. Our room is very spacious ...
... and got back on the bus, listening to the commentary which told us (in a very strange accent!) all about the city. We got off to find the Icebar, which was a massive disappointment as we had imagined a bar made from ice, and in fact it was just a bar! But nice to see the giant polar bears outside! We then headed for the I amsterdam sign, where we took photos to prove we'd been to the city and watched a street dance group who suddenly appeared. They were brilliant, ...
... to settle.
Right after there's a treewalk, where you can walk between giant Cedar trees on suspension bridges built between them. Nice, but mostly green. New highlight of the park is the so-called skywalk, where you walk over a bridge that is mounted on the wall of a cliff with nothing between you and the ground. But like they say: "another walk in the park".
So not that thrilling as I promised you guys (and myself). As for the pictures: they kind of disappoint as well. I ...
... another story. But I have been detailed enough.
I don't loose things often. Thankfully I had downloaded all six weeks of traveling photos to my laptop on the go and I am anal to do that! Ok, laugh now! That's why you're reading this!
Here's some photos from my mobile. Oh - have another new mobile number - and spoke to a fellow Aussie via another fellow Aussie. New best friend. Meeting up on Thursday! Yay! Can't wait. Miss the English language.