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Re-visiting the Netherlands

Volendam is a very pretty little fishing port on the Ij bay in the Dutch province of North Holland. Originally Volendam served as a port for Edam, the nearby city famous for its cheese – of which there was plenty in the shops when we visited! 110 more words

Places

I need your love so bad

I like to play guitar and I’m happy if some SoundCloud members add their talent for a collab / virtual jam session! Actually jazz singer Ms. 21 more words

The Vagaries of English Spelling

When George Bernard Shaw died in 1950, he bequeathed a substantial portion of his estate to finance the creation of a new English phonemic alphabet. The word ‘ghoti’, i.e. 432 more words

Library

Under the bridge

Location: Westerdokskade, Amsterdam

上方頂著一列列經過的火車,在橋下總有許多故事,快速駛過的車、步行來此的遊客或是急忙趕赴下一個約會的自行車騎士,在Amsterdam,這裡是連接一條條運河的水道,canal bus 有時小心翼翼的開過這狹窄的通道,昏暗的燈光下停放了一輛輛 oma bikes (奶奶自行車)加上牢固的鎖,風吹過時讓水拍打著水泥柱,發出陣陣啪啦啪啦的聲響,閉上眼睛,感覺前方的光,會帶你通往,那下一個美好、廣大無垠的藍世界。

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