Monthly Archives: June 2014

We are her first NZ visitors!

Arrived in Ireland this morning and with our first step onto Aer Lingus, the accent has something vey casual and comfortable about it, when the hostess greets us. We collected our car and the guy tries to tempt us into … Continue reading

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Mirna teaches me to dance

In return for me teaching Mirna to do Poi she is going to teach me a dance. She has been thinking and debating what she will teach me and here we are at the last night. I said “Mirna, just … Continue reading

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One more sleep…

We leave early in the morning for Ireland, so one more sleep. We will see Tanja and her beautiful family on Brac in a month, and while I may never see Amsterdam again, we have some very cool memories of … Continue reading

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By Dutch design

Had a nice easy day wandering around the shops to get a pair of earrings as a momento. I thought I might get a pair from each country to remember our trip by as not buying any other souvenirs. Tanja … Continue reading

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Johnny’s coffee shop

I told Slobodan we had coffee here this morning… He said “REALLY?” Eyes widened and head back in surprise. Aha I nodded. “Well, no wonder you are happy and laughing loud” Aahhh, no Slobodan. I always laugh loud. Not sure … Continue reading

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Today’s highlight.

We headed off early to get at the front of the queue of the Anne Frank Museum. We’d seen a long queue the day before so endeavoured to get there before the 9am opening. Its the house where she was … Continue reading

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Famous last words?

Managed to find our way back and ended up at Amsterdam Central Station. It’s such a mix of people and buses, trains and trams going every which way. Every different language you can imagine being spoken. We knew we had … Continue reading

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