Monthly Archives: March 2015

DAY TRIP TO GOUDA

GOUDA BY TRAIN Gouda, pronounced with a strong hard /h/ , not /g/, is a name familiar to cheese lovers around the world. Indeed, the famous cheese is produced in the area, and sold in town. The first mentions of … Continue reading

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AMERSFOORT

AMERSFOORT BY BUS. A bus trip by # 52 from Utrecht to Amersfoort takes about 20 minutes; it costs 6-7 euros. The road goes between the green fields, and you also see some imposing mansions and country houses on both … Continue reading

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MUSEUM CATAHRIJNECONVENT, UTRECHT

MUSEUM CATHARIJNECONVENT, UTRECHT It is easy to find the museum which is situated in the former St. Catharine‚Äôs Convent. Just follow the street in between the cathedral and the tower to your left. It is only about five minutes walk … Continue reading

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