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2012 Netherlands Waterway Cruise – Itinerary

Once everyone was collected at the “Meeting Point by the Burger King Restaurant,” by John and Ellen Pruiksma Zijp, we were walked to the motorcoaches and on our way. Our first visit was to a small cheese and wooden shoe making shop. The owner demonstrated how he made wooden shoes from a block of wood, read more…

Alkmaar and Amsterdam

The last of the tulip fields drifted by our boat around 7:30 this morning, so in this case it was true that  “You have to get up pretty early in the morning” to see the flowers!  Now we’re on our way to Alkmaar, well known for the cheese auction that takes place every Friday in read more…