FAREWELL TO THE HAGUE AND HELLO AMSTERDAM August 7th 2017 Travel days are always a bit gruelling when traveling with baggage. Today's trip however was all on the trams and metro system of the Netherlands which is really quite a remarkable system, although a bit confusing at times. We did successfully make our journey which took about 3 hours with a stop for some train waiting. We are now in Amsterdam at a hotel 20 mins from the centre of town.
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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
Greetings , we are two Retired Canadians still trying to see as much of the world as our bodies will allow. "Do it , while you still can". Our motto !!
We both come from the Professional world, with my darling wife spending 35 years in the Legal field, the majority with one of Canada's largest law firms, based in Toronto, Canada.
I spent 37 years in the aviation world with two Airlines: both #1 North American Airlines. I was an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer and
completed my career with Air Canada, which is a many time , world #1 and North American Airline of the year.
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