Amber’s Gallivanting Guide to Surviving Amsterdam

Just to be clear, I say ‘surviving Amsterdam’ coming from the perspective of someone who almost did not survive Amsterdam. *suspenseful music* Nah I’m kidding (ish), ya gal went to Amsterdam, so I thought I’d write a little guide for those thinking of going to Amsterdam, or going and in need of a little advice … More Amber’s Gallivanting Guide to Surviving Amsterdam

Day 5

Day 5 began with a hungover, made slightly worse by me falling through a chair, and then getting stuck there. My roommate, of course, still had a broken wrist and couldn’t help very much. After eventually freeing myself, and watching 3 or 4 blurry episodes of Sherlock with Chinese subtitles, I wandered into the town. … More Day 5

Day 4

This is a longish post, and I hope it makes some sort of sense as the first edit was basically a drunk ramble. This edit, however, makes a bit more sense and begins in the early morning… really early morning; around 4am in fact: we were going to see the world famous sunrise at the … More Day 4

Day 3

Number of accidental bug spray foggings: 2 Number of potential mosquito bites (despite using said bug spray): 3 Number of times my mouth was overpowered by Thai spice: 1 (but it was pretty bad so I’ll count it as 2) Number of hours travelled in total: 20 As you can see from the numbers above, … More Day 3

Day 2

So I finished the last entry with getting off my second flight and getting my money out. After that I was hanging out at baggage claim, waiting for my bag to come round the carousel thing and I started talking to a group of 3 Irish girls, we had a chat and it turned out … More Day 2