Van Der Valk Hotel Leiden

Haagse Schouwweg 14, Leiden, Zuid-Holland, 2332 KG, Netherlands | 4 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Leiden

Tulips! Here we come!

A travel blog entry by wiedmeyer2


When I first booked the Barge and Bike Tulip Tour last year, I was told that the tulip blooming seasons is rather short (about two to three weeks) so it is pure luck if we would see the tulips bloom in the field or not. Our stars must have aligned the right way because this year Holland has had a very mild winter so we arrived at the peak blooming time for the famous symbol of this country.

Wild Tulips were originally found in Tien Shan (Sky Mountain in China) mountain ...

Inevitable Farewells, part 2

A travel blog entry by ellengoeseast


... of the parental home.

Ever since I have been trying to keep up with the last tasks on my lists, but at some point today it dawned on me that it isn't important to finish all travel preparations before leaving tomorrow. I will be back for a full week at the end of September and anything that's left to do I can do then. So instead I focused on hanging out with my parents, visiting my grandmother, getting my bunny settled ...

Amsterdam, an eclectic mix!

A travel blog entry by roamingfree


... coloured sculpted letters spelling out "Amsterdam", about 2 metres high, which drew kids of all ages like a magnet. Clambering all over and leaping riskily from one letter to the next, it struck us how liberal this city was. No restrictions, no Do's and Don'ts, no warning signs, no overkill - a society where common sense still prevails and over-regulation has not yet arrived - how very refreshing!

Feeling the need for ...

At the water's edge

A travel blog entry by roamingfree


... backed only to find our missed junction was a signpost completely obscured by overgrown bush!! I reckon we do about 40km a day during which we spend about a quarter of the time lost!!

The campsite in Leiden is lovely. Our van is parked on a piece of grass right next to a mooring, maybe four rows of about thirty boats. During the night you can hear the gentle chink of the rigging against the masts. Its a beautiful sound.


Now what?

A travel blog entry by ellengoeseast


... br> Rather than falling back on one of my usual plethora of strategies for ignoring the obvious, I decided for once to actually confront myself with the situation at hand and really look at what other options I had available to me. After all, it isn't often that you find yourself with a bag of money and the freedom to do whatever. Anything was possible.

Reality is that I don't really have anything that is keeping me from doing exactly ...

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