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June 2019

Hard to believe that a Danny Boyle film, written by Richard Curtis and featuring the music of the Beetles, could turn out to be so distinctly average and yet, apart from one pivotal scene towards the end, Yesterday proved to be less than the sum of its parts.

When it comes to public transport, the Dutch really have their shit together, don’t they.

While it’s lovely to be back in Amsterdam, given this is my fourth visit in five years, feeling somewhat inured by it all. Excited by the prospect of venturing further afield on Saturday… Zaanse Schans perhaps?

A fun few days exploring Maastrict’s beautiful nooks and crannies. Now, on to Amsterdam.

View down Eikelstraat, a small cobled street. View through a stone arch, behind the Basilica of Saint Servatius. View into a Dutch garden. View down Ridderstraat, with colourful red walls and doors, with bikes parked to one side.