Blog Entries tagged 'Amsterdam'
Travel Blogs Entries tagged 'Amsterdam'
- AmsterdamI took the overnight bus from Paris to Amsterdam called the I.D. bus, which was actually quite comfortable. If I were a normal human being, and could sleep in moving vehicles, I probably would have slept the whole way. The Posted by Traveling Tiff in Happiness is the Journey | Jun 15, 2014
- Just arrived in Amsterdam!August 19th
I have just arrived at Stayokay Amsterdam Vondelpark which is the hotel I will be staying at while I am here for $93 a night. I’m going to get washed up, go to a local grocery store, get some Posted by dcadair in My Dream Trip Around the World | May 19, 2014
- Amsterdam 14 May 2014We spent today in Amsterdam, only a short train ride away. We started off with a canal cruise (which the kids slept through), seeing the stately buildings of Amsterdam from the waterways that define it. Despite there being Posted by JadeLim in Asia/Europe 2014 | May 14, 2014
- TostiThe next big trip is here! To meet the best dutch tour guides :)
Maurits picked me up from Schiphol and headed back home! I was screaming the whole way on the car, the sc Posted by flickervertigo in This is WHY. | May 9, 2014
- The Grand Finale!Sunday, 27 April 2014
Sofitel The Grand
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Yesterday was the official last day of our cruise, but today is the official last day of our vacation. And in case I forgot to mention it yesterday, I definitely think that Posted by hidburch in Belgium and Holland River Cruise | Apr 27, 2014
- Oh. My. God.Saturday, 26 April 2014
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
It is fortunate for my peeps that I am typing this, because I am virtually struck speechless by the wonderfulness of this entire day! Today’s itinerary: Keukenhof Gardens, Amsterdam canal boat ride, Posted by hidburch in Belgium and Holland River Cruise | Apr 26, 2014
- To be or not to beTo be [a tourist]
Or not to be [a tourist]
That is the question
The term tourist is one that I’ve struggled with for a while. The paradox of being a tourist but always striving to be the furthest thing from a tourist Posted by danza in There and back again | Apr 14, 2014
- Abandoning Ship!So without reliable internet to load pictures, I’ve gotten behind in this blog. This post will combine 2 that I wrote summarizing life on the Valparaiso.
[i]Yo ho ho! A pirat Posted by danza in There and back again | Apr 12, 2014
- Coffeeshop LittleWell this blog lost all chronological order once I arrived in Amsterdam. You can interpret that as you like, but it’s mostly because stuff keeps popping up that I need to write about right away. This one is for Christof Posted by danza in There and back again | Apr 8, 2014
- The Valparaiso[Post is pictureless for now. Will post photos of the Valparaiso in a future post]
I’m still in the middle of a couple entries that I haven’t yet finished, but I wanted to give people an idea about where I am, Posted by danza in There and back again | Apr 3, 2014
- The Two-Way Mirror at Amsterdam’s HermitageMany of us know that to visit a city, a trip to a fine arts museum is an elegant way to pay homage to a world class location. In return, offering a peacock display of recognized quality is the Posted by apersephone in The Sweet Bag of the Busy Bee | Mar 6, 2014
- FINAL DAY, FINAL CIDERIt is only 7 pm on our last night in Amsterdam and we are home already. It is our earliest night but I know I am beat and we both having aching feet after 7 days of walking non stop. Posted by curlygirl in One mom, one son, one world | Feb 24, 2014
- WHEN THE BOOTS FIND YOU.....Our disappointment at not being able to visit the town of Montserrat was short lived when we woke up to glorious sunshine, 20 degrees and no wind. After taking our time packing up the room, drinking much coffee and eating Posted by curlygirl in One mom, one son, one world | Feb 23, 2014
- WE ARE ON TAPPAS THE WORLDOk, ok so I stole a line, unsuccessfully perhaps, from a movie (I hate Valentine’s Day) I watched last weekend where he had a restaurant called “I’m on Tapas”.
We are all settled in Barcelona. We took a 10 am flight Posted by curlygirl in One mom, one son, one world | Feb 20, 2014
- STINKY FEET AND PAYING FOR PAULA TO PEEI arrived slightly ahead of schedule (the latest schedule) in Amsterdam and decided to take the bus to my hotel which cost 5 euros as opposed to Paula’s 45 euro taxi ride. I ended up next to a great Posted by curlygirl in One mom, one son, one world | Feb 19, 2014
- PATIENCE AND PERSEVERANCE REQUIREDIt isn’t bad enough that winter in Newfoundland lasts a minimum of 6 months (Nov-April) but it randomly chooses to take us hostage with little hope of escape. February travel can be hell anywhere in North America, but no where Posted by curlygirl in One mom, one son, one world | Feb 18, 2014
- Mid-Winter BreakAfter a busy few weeks at work and a successful day of tying up loose ends, I am finally processing the fact that I am running off on another adventure in a couple of days. I have barely had time Posted by curlygirl in One mom, one son, one world | Feb 14, 2014
- The Red Scrap Book - Amsterdam Part Three[center]
My grandmother continues her trip:
"After breakfast (on Sunday) we took a long walk past a Lutheran Church I had passed before – it was clo Posted by apersephone in The Sweet Bag of the Busy Bee | Feb 6, 2014
- The Red Scrap Book Amsterdam -- Part Two"At the gate to the Irish Airlines plane, everyone gathered as usual and we were at the back of everyone as L., P. and me plus two tote bags made us slower. Soon the stewardess came and told us Posted by apersephone in The Sweet Bag of the Busy Bee | Jan 30, 2014
- The Red Scrap Book – Amsterdam Part OneMy grandmother probably would have never imagined that the two year old she babysat in 1969 would grow up and become a Dutch citizen. Long before she herself came to visit Amsterdam as a tourist with her daughter and Posted by apersephone in The Sweet Bag of the Busy Bee | Jan 22, 2014
- Dining in AmsterdamIt took Al a while to find his way around Amsterdam.
Even with a map the city had a strange layout with all of the canals.
[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/497240/E33EBE152219AC68176610D259726527.jpg thumb=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/49724 Posted by Baronessonthego in Al's Adventures | Dec 31, 2013
- Why should you stay in a hostel?Our first hostel experience was in Paris in 1999. We went on a romantic trip to Paris but as a student I didn’t have a lot to spend. So we decided to stay in a hostel so we could save Posted by GoAroundEurope in Hostels and travelling in Europe | Dec 4, 2013
- An Amsterdam weekendAfter a very full Friday in Paris, we headed to Amsterdam for the weekend...
Saturday:: The highlights - A cheese shop and food market in the street near our place.
[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/616433/large_FFE692612219AC681736A59CB06509EA Posted by cam-shell in Paris is just the beginning... | Sep 23, 2013
- There are no fat Dutch peopleHere are some things I learned about Amsterdam :
* The waste water in Amsterdam contains the highest concentration of cocaine in the world.
* This probably also explains the way people cycle in Amsterdam (!) Cyclists have right of way, Posted by carol.maseyk in Mon Petite Adventure | Sep 23, 2013
- Amsterdam: Fly-by-night (and rail by day)
One final European dream (or bucket list entry as they now like to say) had yet to be fulfilled - a trip on the 'chunnel' train, and a visit to Amsterdam. Thanks to Lisa's generosity ... Posted by happellfamily12 in La vita in quattro valigie | Sep 17, 2013