Travel Blogs from Anloo
Friday 27th June
Flensburg, Germany - Groningen, Holland 280 miles
Left our nice chalet :(
Immediately Miss Charming started playing up. She had been left switched
on all night (we think she'd been out partying) Anyway, she eventually found
the right road & now we're back in the land of BMWs, Audis & VWs, and
on the same road as we had driven up on all those days ago, and with no speed
limit, much ...
... part, and I joined them on their last day for a 10k walk. Very 'gezellig' and great to spend some time with Dutch kids. Regina is the daughter of John's cousin Erwin, and his wife Mirjam, who we stayed with.
It was fantastic to see the town flying its colours for Holland's team, Ons Oranje. (H)
... too see them jheatly and well. The are both nearly 70.What a blessing!
We then went to Cousin Erwin's home. What an amazing bond we have. We are extremely thankful for our time with them. We have such similar thinking and beliefs. Totally amazing. Thanks you guys and I am sorry that it was all over so ...
... hot water) and then doing a big shop to restock the larder (& get more beer & wine), we were back into Netherlands for one night. We had a great afternoon catching up with Nick's cousins - thanks for a wonderful time & a great meal, Karen & Dick, and not to forget playing with the inexhaustible Bram! Tomorrow, we get to “deal” with the people who were supposed to be making a made-to-measure bicycle cover for us. And then... Ypres, here we ...
... farming with immaculately kept farmhouses. It has been interesting to note that the cycling culture of the locals isn't nearly so popular in the North.
After 2 nights of rough camping we decided to seek out a campground for the night. Unfortunately all our electronic devices which we'd been using for route assistance had gone dead but we eagerly followed a camping sign until our cycle path changed direction as the route entered the freeway. We ...