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The following is quotes that I copied from the walls of the Rijkmuseum, some with some of my thoughts and interpretations, some not. I want to get my thoughts together much more on some of the ideas and concepts presented below so it's a bit random at the moment and I think I will not really get my head around some of these ideas until I get to spend some time contemplating them once I'm home. But here is some thought provokes for you, I hope they make sense! "You may not ...
... and combines. I thought that was really cool, since I only learned how to drive a tractor from the farm I used to work on. We saw a payloader putting grass in a bunker silo. It was odd to us, since we grow hay, but it is too wet in the Netherlands to grow hay, so they feed grass. It was a much brighter green and smelled like a mowed lawn, which was a different experience for us.
We also went into the barns were they store all the equipment. ...
... had given me a lot of grief the previous time as they are too low for me and caused carpel tunnel syndrome.
I am very lucky to have a friend like Rob. We have known each other since 2001 when he spotted me riding my Australian registered bike with the Qld number plate in the vicinity of Haarlem. Rob wanted to ride on his own motorcycle from Holland to Australia, which he accomplished the following year. I am lucky to ...
Our favourite things about Belgium
Berkley: Got a lot more shopping done, and saw a little boy peeing!
Allie: Seeing some bizarre landmarks and I got to do some good shopping!
Justine: Mom, I hope you are happy with all the chocolate I bought you! So delicious!
Carter: We got a lot of shopping in.
Ryder: The candy, the chocolate, the waffles, the hotel, ...
... the perfect table. They even had a heater so we were nice and toasty. Food and drink was delicious as usual. A really nice lunch all together with sheep skins on our laps and cold beer on the table I don't think you could ask for much more.
Our walk continued through the town and out onto the inland sea, where really large ships could be seen, plus a ton of dogs. It was a little ...