Tag Archives: Netherlands

Strg+Alt+Entf

A new day in Amsterdam led to new discoveries. We visited the Rijksmuseum but were unable to tell if it was commemorating the first or second Rijks. Clearly not the third though. A canal ride beckoned. En route I discovered … Continue reading

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The North Sea

Today we visited the west coast of the Netherlands and noted the north sea. We are staying with mum’s cousin Jillie, her son Max, and her husband Guy. Today the five of us went to the beach. Theo and I … Continue reading

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Haarlem and beyond: first class

Theo and I rode from Amsterdam to Haarlem in first class. For the 15 minute journey we were arrogant about our self importance and refused to look at passengers riding in other areas. We arrived intact and spent our first … Continue reading

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Amsterdamd

Theo and I arrived in Amsterdam by train and set ourselves up at a lovely, albeit tiny, apartment. Our home is the white building, second floor, the room with the curtain open. A short distance away there was a remarkable … Continue reading

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