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by bigbird
Sun Jan 16, 9:29 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Witnessed a drunken 'Death Threat' at de Kuil.
Replies: 29
Views: 2686

What a difference between the Netherlands and the U.S. Here the drunk would probably been thrown out of the bar and had his ass kicked for good measure.
by bigbird
Tue Jan 11, 9:45 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Trip Report - Part 8
Replies: 4
Views: 754

How do you get to the Concertgebouw from Rookies?I have Lou Reed tickets for April there.Short walk or public transportation?
by bigbird
Tue Jan 11, 9:02 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Trip Report - Part 7
Replies: 3
Views: 508

Yes thank you.Your reports have kept me going as I wait for my next trip to Mokum.
by bigbird
Tue Jan 11, 8:59 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Trip Report January 11 - Just Arrived
Replies: 5
Views: 873

Congradulations on your arrival.Have a great time and let us know how you liked the hashes you have tried.
by bigbird
Sat Jan 08, 2:40 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Trip Report - Part 3
Replies: 5
Views: 765

Good report thaioneon.I like hearing about restaurants in detail.You have more information that most people in this area and it helps me get a better picture of what is available.Have a great vacation and continue to thai one on.
by bigbird
Tue Jan 04, 2:17 am
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Sunday Jan 3, 2005
Replies: 3
Views: 591

Hey Philter thanks for the report.It sounds like you got a lot done in a short amount of time.I noticed you saying something about Dolphins having White Widow.Did you purchase any and stay?Just curious on what the vibe was like since it looks like they are selling without a license.I hope things hav...
by bigbird
Tue Dec 28, 9:54 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Trip report (the week before x-mas)
Replies: 16
Views: 2440

Thanks for the great report.Amnesia is my favorite also.Sounds like you had a great time.I think it is cool that your wife was given a hard time and you both kept your cool and just looked at it as part of the trip.
by bigbird
Fri Dec 10, 9:26 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Amsterdam Delights (part 3)
Replies: 6
Views: 1240

Thanks Des,great report again,That is the first time I have heard you need to make a reservation for the connexxion bus.I plan on using the bus on an upcoming trip.
by bigbird
Thu Dec 09, 3:34 am
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Amsterdam Delights (part two)
Replies: 5
Views: 1118

Raw mincemeat shaped like a turd.I got a good laugh as I pictured you forcing it down while trying to be polite to the weed tender who was so proud of his cuisine.It sounds like the rest of your encounter was great though.Thanks for sharing.
by bigbird
Mon Nov 22, 9:54 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: MHD in Holland
Replies: 33
Views: 3185

Thanks for sharing your vacation.I really liked the Sinter Klaas pictures.Also the first photos of a motorcycle show in the Netherlands I have seen.The little girl has an infectious smile and looks like she loved the holiday almost as much as you did.Bye for now,I pray for peace and understanding to...
by bigbird
Mon Nov 22, 7:57 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: great report
Replies: 11
Views: 993

I was wondering how I was having such a good time when I was not even there.Rock on Birdman.
by bigbird
Mon Nov 22, 4:33 am
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: MHD in Holland
Replies: 33
Views: 3185

Hey MHD.Is the photo with the flowers and pictures on the ground a memorial about the Van Gogh murder?Just curious what the people on the street were saying about this tragic event.
by bigbird
Wed Oct 20, 4:16 am
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: JUJU - trip report part 4
Replies: 4
Views: 862

Great report.I agree that there is nothing like wandering around the Dam.Rookies was my first coffeeshop to.Nice staff and beautiful weather to sit outside and people watch.Have a great time and I look forward to the rest of your report.
by bigbird
Sat Sep 25, 9:07 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: ODD & EVEN PERSPECTIVES-2004 Trip- Day#7
Replies: 22
Views: 2961

Thanks for the report.You mentioned several coffeeshops I have not heard of before.
by bigbird
Thu Sep 16, 11:44 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Friendly Poll
Replies: 28
Views: 3485

Started as a 3 now a 2.
by bigbird
Sat Jul 24, 4:11 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Yesterday at Grey Area and Amnesia 7-21-04
Replies: 16
Views: 1835

yellow cab

I bought the yellow cab at Grey Area.
by bigbird
Tue Jul 20, 3:28 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: great trip
Replies: 5
Views: 863

great trip

Well I am halfway through my first trip to Amsterdam.I had been up a really long time by the time my flight from the U.S arrived.I arrived about 45 minutes late on saturday about 1 oclock.I walked about 437 miles through a mostly empty airport until I reached the baggage carousel.After about an hour...
by bigbird
Mon Jun 28, 8:45 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Day Three...
Replies: 8
Views: 1127

Hey Depanther.I noticed you stopped by Dolphins.I know it was a while back but were there a lot of people smoking and having a good time?I will be in Amsterdam in less than a month and was wondering if Dolphins was still a good place to party?
by bigbird
Mon Jun 21, 6:27 am
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: The 1st time...(no it doesn't belong in the RLD forum)
Replies: 2
Views: 579

Hey Boner.Thanks for writing.It can be hard to remember details years later.I can recall other trips I have made in the past in vague detail.I plan on keeping a journal during my upcoming trip.At times my memories tend to focus on the negative and I hope by writing things down I can preserve the goo...
by bigbird
Mon Jun 21, 6:21 am
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Amsterdam-the rest of the story
Replies: 12
Views: 1515

Great report.I love the visual of a crowd of people singing an old Doris Day song out in the streets and having people get into the moment.I look forward to more of your prose.
by bigbird
Tue Jun 08, 6:10 am
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Editguys Video Clip of the Week
Replies: 8
Views: 1288

Beautiful pictures.I really liked the houses and greenery in Amersfoot.
by bigbird
Sat May 29, 10:33 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Day 2 - The Birthday and the sore feet!!!
Replies: 6
Views: 1106

Thanks for the report Boner.I will be there in July and I will use your observations to help me decide what I want to do when I get there.Party on and you and your wife continue to enjoy Amsterdam and I will continue to enjoy reading your reports.
by bigbird
Sat May 22, 8:47 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: May 04th - Day 7 - The Report
Replies: 6
Views: 932

Loved your report.The part about the dutch woman forgetting that you did not speak dutch and the dolphins on tv reminding you of the coffeeshop are priceless.Sounds like you had a great day.
by bigbird
Sat May 22, 5:15 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: De-lurk and trip report/s
Replies: 14
Views: 2145

Thanks for the report.The comments you added with the photos made your trip come alive for me.I have just spent an enjoyable 45 minutes reading and viewing your trip reports.
by bigbird
Fri May 21, 4:43 am
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: Reflections From Six Trips
Replies: 4
Views: 671

Thanks for the report Weldon.I will be making my first trip to Amsterdam in July.One of the main reasons for my trip is the chance to stand in some of the areas I have only read about.I love history and I get a charge from soaking in atmosphere, maybe some history geeks out there like me know what I...
by bigbird
Fri Apr 23, 1:29 am
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: BrandX: Stories and Memories from 'The Dam'/Jan. '04/Part I
Replies: 12
Views: 1205

Just curious.Did the man bothering you disappear before or after you met up with the Dutch cops?I was wanting to know if the cops had witnessed the exchange and said something to the man.
by bigbird
Thu Mar 25, 12:34 pm
Forum: Channelites Trip Reports
Topic: WW Trip Report pt 4: Photos!
Replies: 8
Views: 1120

great photos

HEY Whitewidower,Thanks for the pictures.I will be there in July and your photos are my favorites so far.

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