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We are allmost ready to to go. The bags are packed and stuffed into the car.
After going through The Netherlands, we are going to drive through Germany, Austria and Slovenia before we reach Croatia.
We hope to reach Nurnberg when we stop for the night. Please let the traffic be light :-) No traffic jams...
Well... better get ready!
... Tijs told us later that the tour guides hosted a sleepover in the tower, which I am very jealous about!
Afterwards we went for a coffee with Tijs, Rianne and their friend Mica. It was a specialty coffee place and they even had heated seats.
Next, an insider tour of the university. We got to see the library and the club rooms and gardens. It’s a really lovely campus. The outside looks very grand and traditional, but the inside is very light, airy, ...
... in Rijksmuseum – monumental exhibition in a garden; walked past Leidseplein, over countless canals, into the red light district, all the while feeling that something was amiss. I just wasn’t getting the same vibe about Amsterdam as other places thus far. Perhaps there was something on my mind. Actually, there was but probably best not to get into it. So, I went back to the hostel, hung out with Connor for a little while and then took ...
... able to jump into another lane and get the tickets we needed.
We only spent a few hours in Amsterdam itself. We did have time to walk along some of the canal-lines streets, take in the scenery, dive out of the way of mad-capped cyclists, enjoy a beer at a pleasant outdoor cafe, and tour the Anne Frank House.
We returned to the hotel in time for dinner and a final, quiet evening before the long plane ride back to the good ol' ...
... factory which was very interesting. Not interesting enough for me to buy another diamond mind you but informative and enjoyable, then back to the ship in time to have our lunch.
Following lunch Glenn and I decided to venture out to find the Hard Rock cafe here in Amsterdam and to take the train system which they call a tram. We asked around, got on the one headed for our destination and thought we would see the conductor ...