Tulipomania began in early 17th century, leading to large supplies of highly coveted breeds, countless flower paintings, and fervorous trade. I had wandered around the floating flower market on Singel multiple times and frequently stopped to admire small gardens in the many parks of Amsterdam. Yet, the world’s largest flower garden, Keukenhof was my most anticipated excursion. My senses were overwhelmed with the vibrant colors and fragrant scents as I explored the various gardens and flower shows.
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<p><span style="color: rgb(29, 29, 29); font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; line-height: normal; background-color: rgb(237, 237, 237);">I am an art history and psychology major who decided to escape Southern California and explore the four seasons in rural Williams College. I love engaging in spontaneous adventures and finding great spots off the beaten path. I enjoy viewing and creating travel and food albums. Wish me luck in finding the perfect scarf and all the European cheeses!</span></p>