Hotel de Abdij van Dokkum
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... a lot, and I mean a lot, of dentures, grey hair and walkers. Seniors. They seems to be everywhere and unstoppable. Large families walked by of which I counted at least more than five generations. Because I did not wanted to give up my positive attitude right away, I found my way along the streets with majority of shops and people yelling "Kijken niet kopen!", whatever that means. My field of view was only focused on the giant ...
... Mid August (well at least that's what I think the sign said!) No problem, I had found somewhere else, (Inventive Repair - http://www.inventiverepair.nl/nl/home.h tml) but that was 40mins back towards Amsterdam. Not a problem of they can help, after all I've not got all the time in the world. 2 hrs later and 120euros lighter they had fixed the bed by putting in a stronger bracket, clamped the broken window shut and sent me off to the nearest garage - Hylkema Peugeot - ...
... country's current land mass.
Despite having been to The Netherlands on a prior trip and having close Dutch friends, I didn't know that Holland is a province of The Netherlands. I may have been told a long time ago but had definitely forgotten it. Now I will remember it. Thanks, Rick Steves! I got the clarification on one of his podcasts that Brian claimed I fell asleep listening to)
Anyway, we arrived in Harlingen ...
... s delight.
Apparently Spooky's VW T4, more commonly known as Jezebel,
is going to be 'operated on' first thing this morning for a new valve so
hopefully they will be able to catch up later this evening.
The sun shone but we were stuck in an enormous traffic jam
for about an hour & a half. Finally got to the site about 3.30pm. Very
cheap! Phew! 12 euros & that included electricity. It didn't include loo rolls.
Hello beautiful people!
I have now arrived in the land known for CHEESE (my favourite food group). Yesterday I had an 8 hour train ride, with 3 stop overs, kind of intense but at least the view was incredible! How many people get to a train from Berlin to Sneek in their lifetime? I actually realized I hadn't posted in a while until I read a post from my german friend (whom I met in Canada.. not Germany!) who is currently in Brazil. And I realized ...
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