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A day trip to Leiden – 30th August

A nice day and a cheap train ticket to use before it expired so a trip to Leiden.

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Amsterdam with Bill’s brother – 12th October

Richard Bill’s brother stopped off in Nijmegen on his way to Essen and Edinburgh from his home in New Zealand. We went to Amsterdam and as it was a lovely warm day, took a canal boat trip.  We’d never done … Continue reading

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Brugge, Belgium

We took the train to Brugge (or Bruges if you’re a French speaker) to meet the Barnes family who were visiting from Mountain View as part of their Belgium bike tour.  The weather was lovely and Brugge hasn’t changed since … Continue reading

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Den Bosch otherwise known as s-Hertogenbosch

A wee walk around before going to Roel’s house for an evening wine tasting with our Meet up group.

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Amsterdam before Hogmany

Maybe it wasn’t a good idea to go to Amsterdam the day before Hogmany and visit the Rijksmuseum – the queue was around the block so we headed to a different museum.  The 17th Century van Loon canal town house … Continue reading

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