Travel Blogs from Eext
A nice afternoon and evening with cousin Saskia, Mark Tante Nelly and Oom Henk.
The weather was perfect for a tree top walk and Heather Walk at Het Boomkroonpad.
Then dinner at Chinese Restaurant Wo Hing in Assen.
An early morning start for me to get to Roelof and Janny's place in Gorredijk. Then we were off to Urk, a fishing village which was once an island. The weather was great to sit outside and enjoy coffee and lunch and a stroll around the village.
We returned to Gorredijk and then rode bicycles through the woods and countryside to find a lovely quiet place to enjoy afternoon tea, in the sunshine.
An evening meal with Fabriek family and then back to ...
Arrived on time and bought a Dutch sim card for my phone. I'll be here for a while and lots of people to contact and it will be handy for transport apps to have a bit of data too. Then off to get a transport card for travelling on the trains and maybe buses too.
I found the right train with one change at Zwolle and then Rosa met me at Groningen train station.
It is great to be here and it is sunny and warm!
... to Emmen due to the fact Aimee had never met her Oma, with the exception of being a few months old but our nervousness was unnecessary. We couldn't be happier with our week long stay. Aimee reconnected with her Oma and Sean now has himself an Oma of his own not to mention Iwan his new honorary Opa. One thing we forgot to mention. The toilet at oma's was something new for us both. The hole was at the front. I guess it made for decent faecal analysis if you did so ...
... Karen & Indy
P.S. Meanwhile back in Darwin…Mason is making quite the name for himself. Our wonderful house sitters, Sue and Rob, have been enjoying Mason’s company…and making him famous! There was quite a stir when two backpackers sunbathed topless at the family friendly waterfront in Darwin…Sue and Rob couldn’t resist the opportunity to send a picture to the NT News of Mason the serial exhibitionist. Check it out in our ...