|We took a great flight on from Paris to Amsterdam. Total flight time was about 45
minutes, so we didn't have enough time to play with the video game/movie/tv consol
each seat had. Even in economy. We were meeting Simon, who was flying over from
England on Friday. After dinner and a few Heinekens, our Thursday was over.
Friday afternoon we met Simon (at The Grasshopper, of course) and made a day
out of the Heineken Museum and walking about town.
|Thursday night's dinner was steak. As a
matter of fact, EVERY night's dinner was
steak! This was Jason's first Amsterdam
Heiny of the weekend.
|Job #1 on this trip to Amsterdam was the
Heineken Museum. Last year, it was
closed the day we were in town. This
|Starting on the bottom floor, we were in
the grain elevators. Quite an impressive
|Here we are at Bar One, roughly 1/3 of the
way through the tour.
|On Friday, we met Simon at The
Grasshopper. What is this for us Si? The
third or fourth time we've met at The
|The tour was quite extensive. The building
was the original Amsterdam brewery.
Many years ago, they moved the
production outside of town. Here's Jason
with a pic of Mr. Heiny.
|Basically, the tour was several old rooms
and exhibits around three bars. The
Heineken tour ticket was for entry, three
beers, and a sweet Heineken glass gift at
|Beers 2 and 3 were at the end of the tour
bar. Jason, being so kind to make it back
safely with the beers.