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Noodles, Apple Pies and Fries in Amsterdam

As an inveterate foodie, I had three items on my menu to during my recent trip to Amsterdam: The best Noodles, Apple Pies and French Fries The best Fries in Amsterdam Firstly, French Fries are not French but Flemish ( or Belgian to the initiated) and are found in a tiny street off the mad buzz of Kaalverstraat the… Read More Noodles, Apple Pies and Fries in Amsterdam

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Last Friday in Amsterdam

Whew! After months and months of planning we finally made it to Amsterdam. There were many hiccups on the way – a twenty year old passpoprt which Schengen countries refuse to stamp their visa on, applying for a new passport, the agony of waiting for the visa……. so when we did make it to the Chhatrapati International… Read More Last Friday in Amsterdam

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Chocolates and Cheese from Sunny Amsterdam

I was blessed to have sunshine for the short time I had in Amsterdam. I decided to use that time to shop around for my favourite goodies – chocolates and cheese. As far as chocolates go, there is no denying that the best chocolates come from Holland and the best chocolates in Holland come from… Read More Chocolates and Cheese from Sunny Amsterdam