Day 1 - Edmonton to London to Amsterdam July 10th 2012 Our flight arrived in London, England at 7:00AM this morning and our eventual destination today is Amsterdam, Holland. I had 2 options for connecting flights 1) an 8:20AM flight which I did not think we would make or 2) a 2:30 PM flight which means a seven and a half hour layover in London Gatwick, we chose the later and this is where our story begins.
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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