Our bike ride on Inishmore Island



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Our bike ride on Inishmore Island

rental bikes on inishmore island, ireland, pic 2

Bob and I had spent the early part of one morning touring the ancient fort, Dun Aonghasa, and photographing the wide variety of wildflowers at that location, so by the time we returned to our accommodations at Kilmurvey House, our rental bikes were ready and waiting for us.  A quick stop at the nearby cafe afforded us some sandwiches and apples that were tucked into our backpacks before setting off on our bike ride on Inishmore Island. Read more

Amsterdam a world of bikes, tulips, and windmills



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Amsterdam a world of bikes, tulips, and windmills

Central Station, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

After landing at  Schiphol Airport in the Netherlands, we caught a train for a 25-minute ride into Amsterdam.  At the downtown railway station,  we inquired about catching a cab to our hotel but were told that it was located nearby.  And so, with bags in hand, we set off through the streets of on our short walk!  We needed to stretch our legs in any case. Read more