Fletcher Hotel-Resort Amelander Kaap
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Tennis Court
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
TripAdvisor Reviews Fletcher Hotel-Resort Amelander Kaap Hollum
Travel Blogs from Hollum
... fun and fast with the wind behind us. 60kms done and dusted, time to enter the Tour de France.
Back at camp the sun was hot and so after a cold beer we lay back in the sun with our books and waited until they slapped us in the face. Sleep and tan.
Here is some interesting information on agriculture in Holland that I was not aware of:
Facts & figures
- Holland is the world's ...
... up camp we took our bikes for a short ride down to the dyke to look at the sea. The sea is very flat and very shallow. The rocks were covered in small mussels and close to the harbor there were oyster beds with huge oysters. The area is a holiday destination and is fantastic for sailing, kite boarding, cycling, bird watching and hiking.
And so back to camp for a braai with cold drinks.
... They are always willing to help and their Dutch language is close enough to Afrikaans that even I can understand them. The drivers of cars have a genuine respect for cyclists and always give way to us lessor mortals. When we are driving in our camper other road users are very considerate and courteous and so far "road rage" is unknown.
And so we rode and we rode and we rode. ...
... moments, as in we've been here before, we arrived back in camp 52 kms of cycling later.
Apart from navigation confusion, the whole experience was great, as the countryside is stunningly beautiful, with meadows filled with cows and sheep and canals everywhere. The Dutch people are extremely neat and tidy. The houses are all very well maintained with picture book gardens filled with Rhododendrons in various colours. ...
Today we woke up to the sound of a screaming Northerly wind,
so cold that it must have originated at the North Pole, and with it came an icy
rain. We had a light breakfast and hung around hoping that the weather might
improve. No such luck, so we packed up in the rain and headed further North
towards a place called Leeuwarden which is a very touristic town in an area