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The Rhine Gorge

Thursday, 10 August, 2017 – weather: Rained all day We are to enter the Rhine Gorge at around 6:00 AM so we are encouraged to get up then to view the entry. I wasn’t going to do that but since … Continue reading

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Cruisin’

Tuesday, 8 August, 2017 – weather: grey, again Although we were on the boat overnight, we still have not left the Amsterdam docks. Additionally, there are a couple of tours around Amsterdam scheduled until we finally get cruising in the … Continue reading

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On the Boat

Part 4 – the River Cruise Monday, 7 August, 2017 – weather: grey, again We are to move to the last major part of our journey, to the Riverboat for a two week cruise from Amsterdam to Budapest. But we … Continue reading

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Tours of Amsterdam

Sunday, 6 August, 2017 – weather: grey, again We wake up to yet another grey day. We were told that it rains 250 days a year in Amsterdam but, gee, this is the middle of Summer. We decide to have … Continue reading

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Pride Amsterdam

Saturday, 5 August, 2017 – weather: grey and then slow improvement to a very good day Our three day visit to Amsterdam is coincident with one of its biggest Holiday weekends from 4-6 August, the Pride Amsterdam. This a celebration … Continue reading

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Move to Amsterdam

Friday, 4 August, 2017 – weather: grey and then slow improvement to a very good day We get up early today as we have a 8:52 train to Amsterdam. There is a taxi stand nearby but it may be that … Continue reading

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Bus Tour of Brussels

Thursday, 3 August, 2017 – weather: rain and then slow improvement to a very good day We had decided yesterday that we would take, belatedly, the bus tour around Brussels. When we get up it is raining hard and lowers … Continue reading

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