Amsterdam was a surprise destination for me. I was never really on my 'dream travel list.' But because I'd booked my last spring trip so late in the year, the London, Paris and Amsterdam trip was one of the only Contiki trips that was still available and fit in that time period. So, without much … Continue reading 1000 words worth a picture: Amsterdam and an empty house
Day 8 Amsterdam. Well, the amazing weather finally gave out, so we did a lot of waiting in lines in the wet cold 😦 2.5 hours to see the Anne Frank House and 30 minutes in the fast track to see the Van Gogh Museum, but it was very worth it, because they were both fantastic … Continue reading Day 8: Amsterdam
Day 7: Paris to Amsterdam. Departed Paris and took the train to Amsterdam, where I caught up on some much needed sleep! After checking in me and two other girls decided to head out of the city to see the flower gardens of Keukenhof and thus were forced to become experts in the incredibly confusing … Continue reading Day 7: Paris to Amsterdam
So, yesterday night was our second phase 2 exam, hence my week long period of radio silence. It was...a hard week, to say the least. This was a period where we had so much material, and more than half of the material on the exam was taught to us in the week before the exam, … Continue reading Surviving another exam, and 48 hours and counting!