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    Across the table from me

    by sim1 Written Jan 16, 2003

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    On the other side of the table from me are from left to right:

    Salman (Capricorn), Anita (La_Holandesa), Diederik, Carin (Catnl).

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    Are you sure?

    by sim1 Written Jan 16, 2003

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    Amy (Amelia4) and Mirella (Mirellaboer) are looking quite desperate after this explanation. Are you sure that is what is on the menu Inger?

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    the V-T(ree)

    by husain Written Dec 1, 2002

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    I got a lil crash course in the sights and sounds of the area around in the lil time i met him for!
    thanx Johnny:)

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  • You can find a good painting...

    by flaviod Written Aug 25, 2002

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    You can find a good painting teatcher. I found Betania in Duivendretcht. My daughter loved her class.
    (Betania is my cousin)

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    As Holland is very flat, there...

    by daarth Written Aug 25, 2002

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    As Holland is very flat, there is nothing to stop the rain and wind when it comes. It does give great sailing though. I belive many Dutch enjoy this in their freetime.

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    When you are in Amsterdam you...

    by Tijger Written Aug 25, 2002

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    When you are in Amsterdam you really most go to Madame Tussaud. Her are standing famous people ass some standard.

    It's real fun to see.

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    the Dutch respect you, try and...

    by prophead Written Aug 24, 2002

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    the Dutch respect you, try and do the same in return. Respect the culture by not being loud and obnoxious. When a big football (soccer) match occurs avoid crazed hooligans.

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    Holland's population is about...

    by Luis_Alberto Written Aug 24, 2002

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    Holland's population is about half Protestant and half Catholic, and there are some beautiful churches for both religions, in Amsterdam.

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    don't miss our flowers!!

    by eden_teuling Written Aug 24, 2002

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    don't miss our flowers!!

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Queensday and Sinterklaas are typical Dutch events that locals celebrated and you are invited to join. A local Amsterdam event is the Gay Parade. And we ride bicycles, eat herring and speak Dutch...
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