Category Archives: Travel

Vacation

We recently took a fun little trip to California. A cousin of mine was getting married, so we wanted to join in the fun. The wedding was over Memorial Day, so we planned to make a vacation out of it. … Continue reading

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Portland

Here is a great video on Portland – Show Powells and Oregon Wine Country.   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B1B2_r6Azvg

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Father’s Day

Happy Father’s Day to all the Dads, Grandpas, Uncles etc out there!   Our preparations for Father’s day were a bit of an adventure. I asked my husband for gift ideas, of which he said he had many and gave … Continue reading

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Trip Overview

Hotels Dorint Sofitel  Amsterdam Airport http://www.accorhotels.com/accorhotels/fichehotel/gb/sof/5332/fiche_hotel.shtml  Cocagne Eindhoven http://www.accorhotels.com/accorhotels/fichehotel/gb/sof/5374/fiche_hotel.shtml   Both are recommended.   Day Trips De Hoge Veluwe National Park / Kröller-Müller Museum  (only with a car) Brugge, Belgium   Both places were great and I would love to … Continue reading

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The last day of the trip

Our last day of the trip was in Amsterdam. We took the train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam (the airport) and found the shuttle to our Hotel, the Dorint Sofitel Amsterdam Airport. I really liked this hotel. We checked in, then … Continue reading

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Home Again Home Again

The last few days of the trip were fun. By this time Carl was healthy here, so I was no longer worried.   Friday didn’t go as planned. The trains were down in the morning, so I thought I would … Continue reading

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Websites from yesterday

Kröller-Müller Museum  http://www.kmm.nl/   The Netherland Bus System http://www.9292ov.nl/   Train system http://www.ns.nl   Travel to the museum was long. It was a 1.5 hour train ride, a 45 minute wait for the bus in cold, shelterless bus and train station, … Continue reading

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