Long Island Horticultural Society: Barging the Netherlands
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After a long, cold winter in New York, a group of us from the Long Island Horticultural Society wanted to ring in spring in a special way. We organized a private group charter with Road Scholar to the gardeners' mecca - Holland. Beginning in Amsterdam, we boarded the charming canal barge Iris. Over the next seven days our group of 17 experienced the most beautiful blooms in the world in Haarlem, Leiden, Delft, Gouda and Amsterdam. Here are some of our highlights ...