Tidal Surge, Floodings, and a Christmas Market

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“Fancy nipping across to Amsterdam for the Christmas markets?” my husband suggested. Images of spiced mulled wine, delicious chocolates, and cosy clusters of wooden chalets filled with magical festive cheer, floated into my mind. Well, I wasn’t going to say no, was I? …And so we found ourselves on one of those massive ferries that plough their way overnight between Hull and Europort in Rotterdam. The crossing was calm and our cabin comfortable – and we had found a really …