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A Heckuva Long Walk Just for Pancakes

More than an hour walk each way for lunch, but they were very good pancakes. And the walk was gorgeous, through the Amelisweerd Estate in Utrecht. It’s got an almost fairytale kind of beauty. Mixed in with World War II … Continue reading

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Koln and Shopping

We left our somewhat sketchy B&B in Consdorf on Tuesday to head for Germany for a day in Cologne (Koln). As I said before, although the accommodations were substandard (the first night’s bed sagged, the second night’s bed had springs … Continue reading

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Ambling through Downtown Utrecht

After a shorter than expected flight (that pilot must have had the pedal to the metal during the Minneapolis to Amsterdam leg), we arrived in the Netherlands yesterday around 10:30. Felt pretty jet-lagged/zombiefied for most of the afternoon/evening, despite a … Continue reading

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