Tag Archives: Amsterdam

Ohhh, those Dutch Folks,

  I have a bone to pick with them.  When we were in Amsterdam I made a special effort to make it to the famous flower market to buy bulbs.  I was really excited to get 2 amaryllis bulbs. See what color the flowers are supposed to be….  dark blue/purple   See what color the …

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Fall Trip, 2015 Amsterdam Pictures, Part 2

  Nice house boat with a floating deck       The little dot in the top half of the vertical glass panel on the right caught my eye.     What a place to spin a web…..   Checking out the new arrival on the dock…     Just the place to have your …

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Fall Trip, 2015 More Amsterdam Pictures, Part 1

          Holiday lights     I like the ‘atmospheric’ quality of this shot.    Same building from a different vantage point on a clearer day.   The canals had strange things in them That the canal boats were passing through Turns out that this part of the holiday display of lights …

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Fall Trip, 2015 Amsterdam

  By the time we arrived in Amsterdam we had been traveling for over 4 weeks.  That is 4 weeks of me getting Ben in and out of the car, getting the wheelchair in and out of the car, getting the suitcases in and out of the car, packing the suitcases, unpacking the suitcases, trying …

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Fall trip, 2015, places we visited

  We flew on KLM from Florence (can’t say enough good things about KLM.  Good airline) to Washington Dulles and spent a few nights in northern Virginia, then on to Virginia Beach.  From there we went to Lake Gaston, NC, then Raleigh, NC.  Back to Virginia Beach for one night and then along the eastern …

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