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July 29th 2005
Published: July 29th 2005
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Sure, we've hear all the stories of the seedy side of Amsterdam! Nevertheless, this is a Family World Trip so we took it as a challenge to search out the G rated side of things. Yes it does exist and we have the pictures to prove it. We do have to include one little confession… Some of the places we really enjoyed were actually not right in the city. With only a short drive to the surrounding area we found many great places for the whole family. So here’s the proof….

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Boats, Canals and WindmillsBoats, Canals and Windmills
Boats, Canals and Windmills

A peaceful scene in Haarlem (one of Amsterdam's outlying suburbs)
Muti-story Bike GarageMuti-story Bike Garage
Muti-story Bike Garage

Hey kids In Amsterdam you can park your bike in it's own garage!
Canals instead of roadsCanals instead of roads
Canals instead of roads

Just take a boat to where ever you want to go.
Fat CatsFat Cats
Fat Cats

We saw many, many cats who seemed to be fat and happy.
 Boat-house Boat-house

Check out the interesting "flower pot" in the front.
Castles All AroundCastles All Around
Castles All Around

This was another cute old building in Haarlem.
Airport...Kissy LipsAirport...Kissy Lips
Airport...Kissy Lips

Only in Amsterdam would the couches at the airpot be in the shape of kissy lips!
Moving bridgeMoving bridge
Moving bridge

The road swings open to let the boats go by.
50's Diner50's Diner
50's Diner

There was a big bowling event taking place. The first guy we talked to was there from Florida. Small World!

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