Bruges (Belgium)  by *Imogen, via Flickr

in bruges / Imogen Cunliffe I love these houses right on the water like this but what if it floods? I have seen the second level of our boat house all the way under water. Glad my house is on a hill.

ice skating:netherlands - yep, used to do this over there with my cousins, with strap on skates!

ice skating:netherlands - The Dutch ice skaters rocked the olympics in Sotchi. also well known because of the "Elfstedentocht".

No. 1 breakfast in Holland: 'boterham met kaas (slice of wholewheat bread with Gouda cheese)'. #greetingsfromnl

We dutchies love our "Bruine boterham met kaas"! (wholeweat bread with dutch cheese)

The Netherlands

I have ALWAYS wanted to go to the Netherlands & see the fields of tulips & the windmills! The Salamander windmill on the Vliet canal in Leidschendam, South Holland, Netherlands

Sometimes tiny villages offer a better taste of local life than big cities. Photo courtesy of Instagram's whereissanne in Leiden, Netherlands.

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