Made it! June 4th 2012 Preface: Don't worry - my entries won't normally be this long - I just had a lot of time during the flights...
Well, I made it - I'm actually here.And lying in a comfy bed, having gone 48 hours without one - bliss!!
The lead up to my departure was punctuated by phone calls, visits, dinners, texts from various friends and rellies - even flowers from the lovely Yarna! So mu ... read more
Europe » Netherlands 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