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Amsterdam, Holland, The Netherlands- whichever you prefer

    Throughout the trip, we managed to end up at several celebrations, most by chance and good timing.                     The Renaissance Festival at Vianden, Ten Days Off in Brugge, Bastille Day, Belgium’s National Holiday, and now, in Amsterdam, the Gay Pride Festival. As our arrival […]

See No. Hear No. Speak No. Scheveningen, The Netherlands July 29, 2014 by Anika Mikkelson

Dutchware and Dutch Waves

A morning trip to Delft was well worth it. We arrived mid-morning to an empty street. The store windows had signs up listing their hours, and most shop owners seemed quite content opening the doors frequently enough to earn business, and infrequently enough to allow themselves a decent holiday. To sum it up, everywhere was […]