|When we left the Heineken Museum, we had a buzz. I can say that was the only
museum we left on our trip with a buzz. Heineken Museum in Amsterdam is a must
|Seth and Simon at the end of the tour bar.
We were only going to stay for a bit, until a
booth opened for us...
|Simon and I in a street scene. This was
on the Damrak, the main street out of
Centraal Station. This is where any
venture through Amsterdam would begin.
|Amsterdam touring requires walking.
Most of the shops, bars, and restaurants
are in a tight area. The museums are
further north of Dam Square.
|This is a view of Zuiderkerk from around
the Oude Kerk area. The weekend we
were there was quite busy with tourists
|Simon and Jason at our booth. The booth
seats added 30 minutes to our stay. That
and more free beer tickets some dude
|The Palace is just north of the station on
Dam Square. Here we get Simon and
Jason enjoying the history.
|The old churchs of Amsterdam are always
in view. It is such a unique city...this is
|A closer view of Zuiderkerk. Like I said,
walking is a requirement in Amsterdam.
|Well, that's our trip. We've made it two years in a row, so does that make it an
annual event? London, Paris, and Amsterdam (twice)! Paris was amazing. I can't say
enough about the visit we had there both during the day and at night. Eiffel Tower,
Versailles, and The Lourve were my favorites. Amsterdam was a great place to meet
up with Simon again. We've made it a goal to meet up at least once a year, and so
Next year, we're looking at Barcelona, Spain and probably a return trip to
Amsterdam to see Simon and friends. October 2003...see you then...