eten & drikken in Edam

eten & drikken in Edam

Back in 1357 Edam was awarded the right to be a city and to create a toll-free harbor.That was the beginning of an amazing era of trade which brought merchants and shipbuilders to it’s shores and turned this small city into one of the region’s most...
A Kirkin’ we will go….

A Kirkin’ we will go….

Kirk, the Dutch word for church, sort of became the theme for the day. First we paid a visit to Basilica of St. Nicolas -Santa Clause if you prefer. Then dropped by the Oude Kirk and when they say oude [old] they aren’t kidding, built 801 years ago in 1213,...