Category Archives: The Netherlands

Big on Bulbs

My love affair with the domes of Russia has expanded to include another bulbous item.

Does anyone not call their favourite flower, the queen of flowers? I have come to see that those who say it of tulips have a strong case.

But it nearly wasn’t so. Continue reading

Holiday Leftovers

This is my second visit to Amsterdam so I was prepared for the beauty. I was not, however, prepared for the volume of rubbish on the streets. Continue reading