Travel Blogs from The Hague
Our first full day in Holland was a busy one! With Lina busy today, Jan, Marielle, Nat and I climbed into the car around 10am, bound for Delft. What a pretty town it was. We spent some time exploring. Alongside little cafes, shops, canals and little bridges. We passed an impressive music machine in the street; a real one man band, powered by a motor. It wasn't long before we arrived at the base of the Delft Cathedral, the Nieuwe Kerk, ...
... of architectural aesthetics.
I've loved my five days in this country so far, and being all on my own here in The Hague is a fresh and invigorating experience. I feel slightly lost pretty much all the time, but excited to explore a city that feels like a long-lost friend from my youth with whom I am just becoming reacquainted with.
P.S. I'm not in jail. Besides blogging from jail is probably a one-way ticket to ...
... Haven't stopped staring at the SPARKLE on my hand, overwhelmed, amazed, speechless and IN LOVE... (awwwwwwww/Ohhhhhhhhhh)
A very large heartfelt thank you to Tim and Jacqueline and my amazing fiance, plus all our beautiful friends back home! I am one happy little Vegemite.
Finished the week off with another wonderful dinner!
About to board the plane to Prague!
... types of tickets that were available for purchase, a 24 hour tram ride or single tickets. We chose to buy the tickets on the tram. When we arrived at the tram stop there was mass confusion as some of the trams were not working. We knew what trams to take but those numbers were not working. So we were advised to take another line. Also we learned that platforms can change, where one minute they'll show a number arriving then they will change ...
... in Holland ("God did something" Sue informs us) and it is bustling with market stalls, restaurants, bungy jumping and a full array of kids' activities. We settle into the Westewind for a super delicious lunch and our first taste of traditional dutch food in bitterballs which are essentially croquettes but in ball form. Yes, please.
We head to Suzi & Paul's place ...
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- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility