Considering traveling to the Netherlands? The flat country has many beautiful landscapes ranging from tulips to canals and windmills.
This week’s flashback is dedicated to my friend Gela, who I first met in Nepal and then went to visit in Tillburg, Holland. Despite January’s bitter cold, I was thankful she had the time to show me around her home town. Tillburg or Bust
My return to Europe 10 years after my first backpacking trip there was a blast. No Visas, no currency exchanges, no need to show evidence of onward travel. The hospitality of my friends and couchsurfing hosts was amazing. I have definitely learned how to treat my future guests in the right way. Cathedrals, royal palaces, […]
I was tired, but had to be out of my room by 10am. I hung out with Tyler and Dan in the lounge and did some writing before taking the metro to the train station where I boarded a 3:19pm train to visit Gela in her hometown of Tilburg, Holland. Eight months earlier, we had […]
In honor of my parents current vacation in Belgium and The Netherlands, I am posting three journal entries from my time in Amsterdam. The following entries were written July 14-17, 1998. Day 5 We got to Amsterdam exactly on time, 9:20 PM, Monday night. The train station had plenty of backpackers. Sam is having trouble […]