Travel Blogs from Schiermonnikoog
... It was quiet as summer season was over. From the southeast coast of Ameland to the northwest to the lighthouse built 1880. We found it was open to climb the 236 steps to the top to see the view 50m high. Biked back to Ness to look around the many shops and enjoy dinner before taking the ferry back to the ...
... about some of the city history. We saw the tower from the boat and later climbed to the top of the Oldehove to see the view. We had a very nice ice cream before taking the bikes back and then heading to Saskia and Mark's place for dinner. It was another busy and enjoyable ...
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!
... room walls are covered in huge portraits of royals, and draped in red velvet curtains. There was a wedding reception in the next room across. We are unable to pay for anything. The first time we tried, Tim was quite sternly told 'no, and don't do that again!'. Another time Juliet quietly said 'no no it's an insult'. She is a little more down to earth and aware of regular people. Falkert has been overly hospitable and lovely to us, and quite clearly realizes that we're different. ...
Went to a waterpark in Groningen today. It had a waterslide and I think we went down it fifty times! When we went grocery shopping we used these cool scanning things to add your things up as you shop. Every sauce in Holland seems to have mayonnaise in it. Later in the day we went op-shopping and I found an awesome purple suit. Watched world cup football on the TV that ...
Other places to stay in Schiermonnikoog
Reeweg 1, Schiermonnikoog | Hotelfrom $139
Badweg 17, Schiermonnikoog | Hotelfrom $162
Reeweg 2, Schiermonnikoog | Hotelfrom $69
Langestreek 94, Schiermonnikoog | Hotelfrom $118
Badweg 91, Schiermonnikoog | Hotelfrom $135