Monthly Archives: January 2014

Beer run

We are lucky to have a great Wine and Beer shop around the corner.  The staff are very helpful and they will order a specific beer if they don’t stock it.  It’s called ‘In de Blauwe Druif’ which means Blue … Continue reading

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Visit to Zwolle and an Ice Festival

We decided to visit Zwolle with Denise and Phil.  Zwolle is 1.5hrs from Nijmegen and has been hosting an ice festival for a few years.  The old part of town is contained in a starfish shape, surrounded by a moat.  … Continue reading

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Rotterdam

We had a Day ticket to use up so we decided on a trip to Leiden.  Unfortunately the train was late so we missed our connection which then turned out to be 40 minutes late anyway. So change of plan, … Continue reading

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New Year’s Day 2014

A Happy New Year! Much evidence of the fireworks of Hogmany – many piles of debris outside houses and along the streets. One box of 250 rockets that was similar to the one we saw last night – costs over … Continue reading

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