Cruising the Dutch Waterways and a visit to the Keukenhof bulb gardens.

Three years ago we took a trip on the Dutch waterways from Arnham to Amsterdam aboard an old canal barge.

 

My garden is beginning to show signs of Spring.  I have purple crocuses, white snowdrops and yellow winter jasmine adding  touches of colour.  But  I am reminded of the old song “when it is Spring again, I’ll bring again tulips from Amsterdam”.  Before I met my husband I went on a barge holiday along the Dutch canals and I think Bill must be bored of my tales of visiting an Edam cheese farm, a Delft tile factory and several quirky museums. I also remembered the strange smells from the many small workshops along the canals. Continue reading “Cruising the Dutch Waterways and a visit to the Keukenhof bulb gardens.”