I promise this is the last post about celebrations here in Amsterdam. But considering the scale and unavoidable appeal, here’s my official post about Queen’s Day ’07. (cross posted from my sister blog, Trippist.com) —- One thing you may not hear about on Queen’s Day is the underlying spirit on the canals. Sure there are […]
Normally I try to provide yee good readers with the occasional story/first hand account of what is happenning in this city of Amsterdam which I so love. But today, on the eve of the biggest national mess of the year, I was so overbooked that I could not perform my duty as public internet servant. […]
As I’ve probably too often joked, global warming=amsterdam as a tropical paradise before it gets swallowed up by the sea. Well.. here we are.. April and looking around today.. tropical paradise is upon us.
Dishwasher Pete is a friend of mine. Like me, he’s an American who moved to Amsterdam. Like me, he’s also a European of another country living here in Amsterdam. And that is only the beginning of what he and I have in common. Pete had gotten in touch a few days ago about getting help […]