Tag: amsterdam

April 30, 2007 / Text

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…

April 29, 2007 / Text

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…

April 14, 2007 / Text

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.

April 13, 2007 / Text

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…