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Published on February 27, 2013, by John in Netherlands Life.

I can’t really say that anything is cheap here, so I was stoked to see 2lbs of mussels for 2€. It’s not Brussels, but a little white wine, butter, and garlic and these will be delicious!   Followup: they were not delicious. They were WAY too fishy and ruined a pot of vegetable soup. I

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We met up with Ben and Huong in Antwerp, and we discovered you can go online  to www.velo-antwerpen.be, reserve a bike (for  €3.00), and get a text message with the code to unlock your bike at one of 83 stations in the area. The best part may be that you can ride to a stand,

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Last weekend was carnival in the southern half of Holland. As the northern half has its roots in Protestantism, they do not partake in this Catholic holiday. Instead, they sit back, observe, and cast judgment, which we have now concluded is probably the wisest thing to do. I started my observations on Friday morning, where

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