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Today was a long driving day. We had to pack and clean which always takes longer than expected so we didn't leave until 9:30. We enjoyed another visit from the kitten. He wandered into our place as we had the door opened, so the kids enjoyed playing with him while we packed. We drove away, stopped for a few photos to try and capture the town and farmhouses. We were driving to one last stop before leaving Denmark. I’d hoped to have a look at ...
After a lazy morning, we had lunch in Balk at a little fish shop by the river.
Then we went to Lemmer
This little harbour on Friesland has been the destination of our family for many a trip. Papa used to sail from here on his friend's yacht. So we often came to visit, when they were getting ready to leave or when they had just returned.
I remember many hours watching the boats go through the lock and watching boats leave the marina.
Today we just took ...
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After Schokland, we then travelled on to the next "island" - Urk. This too was an island until the Noordoostpolder was created. And this too has a lighthouse, this time still complete and active.
What a wonderful day!
... the Venice of Freisland. Originally there were 7 islands here, but in the process of making new land, they became one.
So now we are about to close a lovely day with a Chinese meal. They are always special for me because of the Indonesian influence around here.
Today we had an easy going day. We went to Sloten
Sloten received city rights in 1426, and is the smallest of the eleven Frisian cities. It lies within the municipality of Gaasterlân-Sleat. Sloten is one of the smallest cities of the Netherlands and is a ...