Tag: Amsterdam

LIFESTYLE, Travel

Spending the night in a Frenchman’s Bed – A strange story from Amsterdam

Photo by Marko Zirdum from Pexels Those of you who know me will be shocked to learn that I spent one night in a Frenchman’s bed ! Yes ! Stodgy, old, Goody Two Shoes who wouldn’t even hold a cigarette while all those around her were passing joints, actually spent a night in a Frenchman’s …

LIFESTYLE, Travel

Apple Pie and Amsterdam

 So today is the first day of the A to Z challenge and I’m quite excited about this new journey especially since I’ve noticed that the moment I take on a challenge of sorts, something comes up which makes the commitment truly challenging. To begin with today, I am having an important dinner party at …

LIFESTYLE, Travel

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: Looking for  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 …

LIFESTYLE, Travel

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 …