Travel Blogs from Schiermonnikoog
... Again so mild at 7:30 at night outside. Then we went home. Aunty Hennie is marvellous with all the driving she does at her age. Spent evening packing. Whatsapped Willow. Then unbelievably she Skyped ! It was so wonderful to see the girls. They were eating breakfast and were well behaved. They got to say hello to Aunty Hennie also. And the dog put in a great show which they loved. So I got to see all my family today except Johnny. Up ...
... and BC ladies. The twin girls then went off to the shop on their own to get ice creams. Another drink then we left at 3:15. Glad to get off the fast motorway (120 k) and back on the country roads. Windmills, canals and all ages of people on bikes. Got in and I slept nearly an hour. Indonesian for dinner. Hennie is such a good cook, and she makes everything from scratch. Went for a short walk in the garden with the dog. Tired ...
Up and down the stairs a lot in the night. Thought I could get away without pain meds, but after struggling down the stairs again !!! I was in despair with the pain. Had to take pills. Spent the day talking and waiting for the man to install wifi. Sat in warm sunshine and read my book. Took photos of beautiful flowers. Later went for a walk through the village. Finally heard that the installer wasn't coming ...
Better sleep. Woke to rain. We went out to the market anyway. It wasn't much of a market and the homemade items were very dear. It really poured down so we retreated to a cafe for a cappuccino and huge strawberry cheesecake. I could feel James' disapproval ! My lovely Marimekko umbrella got its first outing. Then back home. Went to sleep ...
... Hank and Thom came over for a visit. Thom was so tall and chunky and 20 years now !!! He was just as delightfully nice and polite as when I saw him last aged 12. Showed off photos of my beautiful grand daughters. Thom gave me his Whatsapp and his e mail, which I will receive if I ever get near any wifi. Roos rang and said she had received back messages ...
Other places to stay in Schiermonnikoog
Reeweg 1, Schiermonnikoog | Hotelfrom $139
Badweg 17, Schiermonnikoog | Hotelfrom $162
Reeweg 2, Schiermonnikoog | Hotelfrom $69
1315 Industrial Rd., Nampa | 1 star hotelfrom $118
Badweg 91, Schiermonnikoog | Hotelfrom $135