Archive for April, 2013

Boat trip from the Center of Amsterdam to Ijburg

Yesterday I had to relocated my electric sloop to the docks at Ijburg, so I borrowed a real Amsterdam “working boat”. It’s a very heavy medium sized tug boat named “the Pear” that used to work in the Amsterdam harbor moving container ships around. So it was a little overkill to use it to relocate […]

Zaanse Schans Windmill Village, Zaandam

It’s been a few years since I visited the windmills of the Zaanse Schans, but I had guests from out of town visiting, and it was a glorious day, so we did the tourist thing, and went to visit the windmills. I have seen the inside of many windmills, even these previously, but for some […]