Travel Blogs from Haarlem
... was pretty animated, selling everything from shoes to tulips to paardenworst (look it up if you don't already understand what it is :/) Shopkeepers were yelling trying to attract everybody's attention, but the fish wagon was already doing a pretty good job of that with the salty, fresh fishy pong that was wafting off of it. To top it all off, I think elections might be coming up soon, so there were campaigners and canvassers out, including ...
... a houseboat in Leiden for two
weeks last time we were here two years ago, and we loved Holland so much we
were determined to spend another week here before we did our big river cruise
from here to Budapest (yes- starts tomorrow!)
We rented this car in Christine’s name, and
This summer I'm going on two separate trips, one was in July the other will be at the end of August. The first one was to Switzerland, for a week of Alpine hiking and the second one to DC, Boston, Milan and Paris. These are 2 really great trips.
However, for me a huge part of the fun is planning it all out. And at a certain point you've planned it all out booked everything and printed everything and it's all in a neat file, the only thing left to do is actually ...
... The Jewish Bride," and "Self-Portrait as the Apostle Paul") impressive. Following the morning of museums, I trekked over to the recommend Sara's Pancake House for a traditional (and organic) pancake dinner (or lunch in my case). While probably not the healthiest meal, it was quite tasty. After lunch I embarked on Rick's Jordaan walk through the quiet residential neighborhood canals and Westerkerk (West Church). ...
... we had a great visit even though we could'nt understand anything that
Nell was talking about but very interesting looking at the old barn attached to the house . we then had a night in basbyysitting ted and ietje,s grand daughter and
Croquettes for the first time and enjoyed them.
Bert and I took the train into Amsterdam to organise the trip and we mmanaged to organise a five day travel ticket on the train and booked seats for ...