Heat wave in Amsterdam July 25th 2018 Cycles and canals. Such a cruisy start to day 1 in Amsterdam. No nonsense this time leaving the airport. We found the train then a taxi to the door of our hotel. We had been warned about the steep staircase but wow…. what a mountain to climb! Fortunately the guy at reception helped us lug our bags up and offered us bottled water. We left the bags in his capable hands and headed off for our first ... read more
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
We are recently retired baby boomers and one of us is an avid (some might say obsessive) photographer, and the other of us is interested in visiting historical and geographical locations around the world. This blog is a way to record the sights, experiences and personal perspectives of our travels hence the name "thebullseye". Visiting family and friends and exploring new parts of the world are some of the 'planned' aspects of the journey - the rest is still a mystery.
Let the journey of the Travelling Bulls commence. ... full info