Monthly Archives: July 2011

Sights of Amsterdam

The notice for this disappeared somewhere, so here it is again.

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Sights of Amsterdam

Going through my photos of our two days in Amsterdam, and it’s so hard to weed them out!  We loved it there, in spite of the rain.  I’d been fighting a cold for a week, so the first evening, we … Continue reading

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Free Sauna Today

The humidity when I got up at 6 am was 89%!  Fortunately, the temp was only 30 C, or it would have felt like a steam room outdoors.  Still, the windows were dripping on the outside. Snoopy and I went … Continue reading

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Early Morning Walk – Late July

Snoopy and I had a lovely walk this morning.  Temps have really settled down – at 6 am it was 29C and 29% humidity – about like it was in May. We went by one of my favourite frankincense trees.  … Continue reading

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Back in Muscat – and WARM again!

It’s Thursday evening – we’ve been back a day and a half.  I’ve got the suitcases unpacked…. the laundry piled up and ready to do…..and we’ve slept a LOT.  The flight from Amsterdam entailed a leg from Bahrain at 2 … Continue reading

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Almost Home Again-written early July 20

Just after midnight, July 20, and we are sitting in the airport in Bahrain, awaiting our 2 am flight to Muscat.  Poor David has to go in to work in the morning…. I can sleep, if I’m not too over … Continue reading

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Amsterdam – Take 2

We arrived in Amsterdam yesterday morning – neither of us had slept much on the plane. The sun was shining…YES! As we had been out of the airport on our way to Canada, we knew pretty well where we needed … Continue reading

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