No availability found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
Travel Blogs from Sneek
... around the lock area, saw some more Lemsteraak sail boats and had coffee.
Oh and ... yes we saw a lighthouse. But it is a replica.
The lighthouse was originally built in 1887 and demolished in 1968. This 1993 replica was built for a film and now stands on the pier.
Amazing how cheeky sparrows are. The cleaned up the plate on the table next to us. And they had a go at Mama's cream. I think they would have taken crumbs from our fingers, they were that tame. ...
... is good.
Then the sea begins to rise and constant floods make Schokland an island.
Densely populating the island two communities live here and prospered. They fished and farmed. Until 1825 when major flooding brings massive destruction and hardship. This leads to the island being deserted in 1859.
... the Venice of Freisland. Originally there were 7 islands here, but in the process of making new land, they became one.
So now we are about to close a lovely day with a Chinese meal. They are always special for me because of the Indonesian influence around here.
... for sports such as sailing. Sloten is near the Slotermeer. It is a historical city with old buildings and a mill in the center of the city. (wikipedia)
We had a little walk (you could circumnavigate the place in 30 min.) and took lots of pictures.
... br> After about a 40min drive to a small village called, Makkum which gave us access to walk around some of the dyke. along the way we noticed flashing lights at a crossing and realised it was a canal crossing, and the road opened up to let this tiny boat through. it was very interesting. further along on the highway, we noticed the same thing. in a 130k zone the traffic can be stopped to let the boats through. As we drove along the ...