Temptation within Utrecht November 21st 2008 Leeds to Amsterdam and Utrecht
Having made much of the band Within Temptation on the Iceland blog, we decided it would be a fine idea to go and see them in the Netherlands their home territory. For this trip we were accompanied by our good friends Ela and David.
We got the train, a packed Trans Pennine unit to Hull, and then a taxi to the dock.
The ferry crossing was good, we availed oursel ... read more
Europe » Netherlands » Province of Utrecht » Utrecht The Kingdom of the Netherlands was formed in 1815. In 1830 Belgium seceded and formed a separate kingdom. The Netherlands remained neutral in World War I, but suffered invasion and occupation by Germany in World War II. A modern, industrialized natio... ... read more
I live in Wharfedale now, a valley not far from the city of Leeds in Yorkshire, in the north of England.
I am currently working as a freelance researcher/writer/photographer, my interests lie in the impacts of severe weather on society and resilience to climate variability, permaculture / eco agriculture and how thhis can heal the land and produce food.
I always been into railways, and cycling as they are the best means of travel!
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