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Amsterdam: Homeward, once more

It was a Saturday morning, and our last few hours to spend in Amsterdam. The Rascal had us up bright and early, but unfortunately there was nothing but Starbucks open for breakfast until after 10am. We know this, because we searched in vain on the empty streets for quite some time before giving up. There were […]

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Amsterdam: Good food, good times

I awoke this morning with a neck and shoulder that I could barely move. Sleeping curled up in uncomfortable positions around your acrobatic toddler whilst under the icy blast of an air conditioner is a recipe for disaster. A warm shower helped loosen things up and we went in search of a more substantial breakfast […]

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Amsterdam with a toddler: How do you like my flirting?

It’s a different experience visiting a new city with a toddler in tow. You see a lot more of the early morning city life than you want to, and very little of the night. You’re more conscious of accessibility everywhere, and of good, healthy menu options. Amsterdam doesn’t rate very highly as a baby or […]

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Amsterdam: City Break for Three Please

It’s been a while since we dusted off our passports, and we could seriously do with a change of scenery. So once Brodie got home from his work trip, we set off to Amsterdam for a few carefree days. In search of a break from teething pain, fevers, coughs and runny noses. From bitter, stormy weather […]

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