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Europe trip

  1. 1. DAY 1: RALEIGH TO LONDON
  2. 2. DAY 2: LONDON The Tower of London is a famous fortress and prison originally commissioned by the first Norman king, William the Conqueror.
  3. 3. DAY 3: LONDON Buckingham Palace was built by the 1st Duke of Buckingham in 1702. It was originally intended as a country mansion at the edge of St. James’s Park, but the rapidly-expanding city meant it settled into a central position. George III purchased it in 1762, andSt. James’s Palace was built by Henry embellishments by King George IV turnedVIII in the 1530s and was home to it into an imposing royal home.several famous sovereigns: Elizabeth I,Charles I and George I, II and III.
  4. 4. DAY 4: LONDON TO AMSTERDAM Anne Frank’s house museum is dedicated to Jewish wartime diarist Anne Frank, who hid from Nazi persecution with her family and four other people in hidden rooms at the rear of the building.
  5. 5. DAY 5: AMSTERDAM The Van Gogh Museum an art museum dedicated to the works of Vincent van Gogh and his contemporaries in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
  6. 6. DAY 6: AMSTERDAM Rembrandt House Museum the house in Jodenbreestraa t in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Begijnhof where one of the oldest inner courts in Rembrandt the city of Amsterdam. A group lived and of historic buildings, mostly painted for private dwellings, centre on it. nearly twenty As the name suggests, it was years. originally a Béguinage. Today it is also the site of the English Reformed Church.[ Melkweg is a popular music venue and cultural center in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
  7. 7. DAY 7: AMSTERDAM Museum Willet-Holthuysen is a museum in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, on the Herengracht canal. It is the only fully furnished canalside patrician house in Amsterdam that is open to the public. The museum has a large collection of silverware, plates, and books from the Dutch Golden Age.
  8. 8. DAY 8: AMSTERDAM TO BRUSSELS GRAND-PLACE Considered one of the most beautiful medieval squares in Europe, the ornate Grand Place is the center of Brussels, where many historic buildings dating from the 17th century are located.
  9. 9. DAY 9: BRUSSELS St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral Roman Catholic church at the Treurenberg Hill in Brussels, Belgium.
  10. 10. DAY 10: BRUSSELS Notre-Dame du Sablon church is the symbol of high Gothic architecture in the region. Parc de Bruxelles Warandepark is the largest urban public park in the center of Brussels. It is surrounded by the Royal Palace of Brussels, the Belgian
  11. 11. DAY 11: BRUSSELS TO FRANCE The Louvre is one of the world’s largest museum and also the most visited. It opened in August 1793.
  12. 12. DAY 12: PARIS The Eiffel Tower is one of the most visible icons of Paris, this iron lattice tower was built inPalace of Versailles 1889 by Gustave Eiffel for theThe Palace where the Sun King 1889 Worlds Fair and located Louis xiv lived. Twice a week on Champ de Mars. Opera Ballet hold performances here. Le Marais is a historic district in Paris, France.
  13. 13. DAY 13: PARIS TO LONDON TO RALEIGH
  14. 14. LOCAL PHRASES IN AMSTERDAMHELLO – HALLOGOODBYE – AFSCHEIDPLEASE – ALSJEBLIEFTTHANK YOU – DANK UYOU’RE WELCOME – GRAAG GEDAANEXCUSE ME. SORRY. – PARDON. SORRY.DO YOU SPEAK ENGLISH? – SPREEK JE ENGELS?one two three four five six seven eight nine ten –een twee drie vier vijf zes zeven acht negen tienWHAT TIME IS IT? – HOE LAAT IS HET?WHERE IS…? – WAR IS…?HOW MUCH? – HOEVEELHELP! – HELPIN!I’M LOST – IK BEN VERLORENWHERE ARE THE TOILETS? – WAAR ZIJN DE TOILETTEN?

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