Van der Valk Volendam
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We started our morning with a Dutch country side tour. Watching how traditional Dutch clogs are made by hand followed by a lesson in local cheese making at a local working farm. The cheeses tasted amazing well expect the last one which they failed to tell me it had chilli in it! My mouth was burning however Carl loved it! I bought some wooden …
Last day of our trip today! Went to the Albert Cuyp Market first thing in the morning, it's mostly household stuff there but there's quite a few food stalls as well. Had fried fish which was as good as ever, stroopwaffles, poffertjes, roasted chicken etc. Would recommend to go there to try Dutch specialties! Currently otw to Volendam fishing …
First day in Amsterdam and this city is so beautiful. Lovely old buildings and canals everywhere. Bikes rule this place! Had a space cake and started feeling a little stoned and right now I'm on my bunk and I've just had some magic mushrooms. See how this goes :/ Tripped out a bit with the mushrooms but didn't see animated animals or ...
... new must-have! One of which was the many different types of Dutch cheese. Unfortunately the strict customs in Australia forbade me from taking them into the country so I'd just have to eat as much as I could while here.
For all the positives I'd said about Amsterdam, it did have negatives. Amsterdam was an expensive city. A couple of coffee here could charge up to €4.00 each! Coffees were at the most €3.00 ...
... 10 minutes. Jordan was selected out of the audience to demonstrate the quicker method of drying out the wood which was to cup your hand over the hole of the shoe to cover your mouth and blow. We are not sure as to wether or not he was having us on, but if he was good on him because it was pretty funny. Another guy got selected to try it as well but because Jordan's technique was better he got to keep the clog. We don't know how we are going to get it ...