Amsterdam, Netherlands: Before and after the cruise... - June 2012 June 2nd 2012 Amsterdam. A city as infamous as it is famous. Martin was last here in 1999 and it was Bunny’s first visit, so we were both pretty keen to see what the Dutch mecca had to offer. We arrived early on Saturday morning and had several hours to kill before our Norwegian cruise was set to depart, so we stashed our bags at the Central Station and set off to explore on a lovely sunny day.
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Europe » Netherlands » North Holland » Amsterdam 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
After a 6 continent round the world trip in '07, we got home, milled around for a year and found we had yet another case of seriously 'itchy feet' and left home again in January 09 for another few years of travelling...... full info