Landgoed De Klinze - Hampshire Classic
Travel Blogs from Leeuwarden
Well we have now been cycling for about 350km over 6 days and today was somewhat more relaxed for some of us. Greg and a couple of others of course can't help themselves and went off on a 65 km round trip. The 2 nd and 3 rd days were the hardest, windy and a bit wet, but since then, really lovely. Light winds and fine. We ...
Today we had an easy going day. We went to Sloten
Sloten received city rights in 1426, and is the smallest of the eleven Frisian cities. It lies within the municipality of Gaasterlân-Sleat. Sloten is one of the smallest cities of the Netherlands and is a ...
... 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 ...
... again no air conditioning, which is hard to understand as they do have quite warm summers every year, but its not common to have it in Europe.
We were on our way and drove through the village and headed for our next stop which was in the rural setting in a small village in the Netherlands. The drive took quite some time as there were lots of holiday makers on the road, counted about 80 campervans and huge rvs travelling along. Quite ...
Neil: So we started the day as we planned with a visit to the oldest working planetarium in the world in Franeker. It was an amazing little museum showing how a young wool comber with a passion for Mathematics and Astronomy decided to prove the church that the world was not going to end when the planets aligned that year ( sometime in the 18th century). He turned his house and living room in particular into a working, moving model of the known ...
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