flowers in Amsterdam

Flowers ease our life burdens, especially now

It was early Spring and I marched. Until then I had never quite enjoyed walking in Amsterdam. Turns out, mine and the neighbouring blocks offered me more opportunities of wonder than I had expected. It all started with flowers, of all things.

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Van Gogh Museum: it’s now or never

The Van Gogh has long become the epitome of the Amsterdam cliches that the typical tourist think they need to cross off their list. Crowds don’t exactly create a suitable environment for contemplating and experiencing works of art. But hey, Context Travel is hosting me so, for me this is a Van Gogh: now or never.

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