Fletcher Hotel-Restaurant De Cooghen
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Room service
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Walked into town and had my haircut. A great feeling to have it cut after so long. Then to the bakery to say hi to Eva. We went for a walk in the afternoon to the Makkum beach and a quiet beer. Then a nice evening and dinner in a very old restaurant by the canal. It's great to live so close to walk to the shops restaurants beach harbour in a town with plenty interesting of ...
... the sea. Hence the myth that became world famous, of the little boy who stuck his finger in the hole in the dyke and thus saved the community from flooding. Not true, not a word of it. A fictional episode in a book by Mary Elizabeth Mapes Dodge (1831 - 1905). As many tourists come looking for "the dyke" or a monument to the boy, several towns, including Harlingen, now have a statue of the little ...
... shelling, cracking, roasting, peeling and blending the kids all went. The results were quite delicious. Sarah also made a hazelnut cake with Paula which was very tasty.
Tom and I rode the fiets to the winkel and did a bit of shopping:)
... village of Workum to visit the art museum of a famous local artist Jopie Huisman. He was a self taught painter who liked to collect old things and paint them. Fantastic work. Then ice cream and a cuppa at the cafe:) We drove on to Lelystad to see the replica of the ship Batavia from the VOC (Dutch East India company). They have also started to build another tall ship there. Then the rain started to come down so off home we went. A great day ...
... the way back to the house. We had taken the car and parked it close by. =)
All in all another great day in The Netherlands. Brian didn't even seem to mind that he didn't get to kite. He was definitely thinking about when he would go back and kite. He kept talking about how great the beach was and how perfect a place it was for launching and landing...=) Some day...but now we had to get ready to go back to Amsterdam and start our 8 day bicycle tour to ...