B.M.G. Hotel

Lepelaar 1, Hoorn, Noord-Holland, 1628, Netherlands | Hotel

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Cheese, Windmills and Open Air Museum in Enkhuizen

A travel blog entry by dft


... in order to prevent flooding in the area. The quarters were mighty tight, as you can imagine.

When we got back to the ship, we had lunch right away and went out for a walk through the town of Hoorn. By 2, we were on the buses again, this time on our way to Enkhuizen to see the Zuiderzee Museum. Zuiderzee is an open air museum, sort of like Williamsburg. We had a guided tour of it so we saw a lot though we still just skimmed the surface.


A travel blog entry by rachel21601


... where we learn about making cheese. We enter a modest farmhouse where we sit down on uncomfortable chairs from where we see a tiny kitchen where a 'farmer's wife' tells us about her life and demonstrates how she makes cheese, basically adding rennet to curdled milk. We next visit a barn (actually barns) where we are surprised to see a herd of over one hundred cattle lying in stalls munching on hay (the grass is not yet high enough ...

Day two

A travel blog entry by hollyingram92

... and I'm not feeling too sick today so must have been doing something right. We wanted to go out but there was nowhere to predrink - some old man and his wife was in our dorm. Who does that? So they were getting stressed about the light. Although we didnt realise it at the time, we were in the wrong district for clubs/bars so ended up wandering round the red light district. The ...

Off to Hoorn to see a farm

A travel blog entry by pegardyne


We had a great stay last night in the Ibis Budget hotel -it was cheap, modern and clean, we would recommend them as the best value we have had in Europe so far! A croissant and coffee for €2 is the typical European breakfast, which was alright if you are an office worker and not bad if you are just going to sit on a train, but it would never sustain a farmer! Today we are off to Hoorn via Rotterdam and Amsterdam to ...

Day 2 - Amsterdam

A travel blog entry by fngruen


... music culture.

Just down the road we come across a cheese shop with some interesting breads in the window, Francois ducks in the purchase the bread that caught his eye. He said it was delicious.

On our way back to the Hotel we stop into the supermarket, Francois is still hungry. We stock up & head back to the Hotel & start packing. Tomorrow we leave for Paris.



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