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 [...]
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 [...]
his was an honest to goodness bucket list item, written down in a book years ago as a place I must go, a thing I must see. She had traveled the world while her home underwent a two-year renovation, which had recently been completed and reopened on June 27, just one month before we would make our arrival in Den Haag.