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Today Gitta and Paula drove us over the big Afsluitdyke! I've been wanting to see this! We stopped at the monument and took in the views. There is a monument to the man Lely who was behind the dyke being built. The dyke is 7m above average sea level and about 30km long. Quite a lot of people driving and cycling across today. We stopped a bit further along to have our lunch on the dyke. Very nice. Next a drive down through Friesland to ...
... was indeed fast. It was twice as fast and Brian was required to put on a seatbelt since all passengers sitting on the isle with no seats in front of them were required to do so. OK, we didn't think it was fast enough to make that necessary but I guess in different sea conditions it may have been.
We had a nice little dinner at a restaurant recommended by Shere in the downtown area of Harlingen. I was able to enjoy it knowing that we didn't have to ...
... country's current land mass.
Despite having been to The Netherlands on a prior trip and having close Dutch friends, I didn't know that Holland is a province of The Netherlands. I may have been told a long time ago but had definitely forgotten it. Now I will remember it. Thanks, Rick Steves! I got the clarification on one of his podcasts that Brian claimed I fell asleep listening to)
Anyway, we arrived in Harlingen ...
A nice sleep in today followed by a visit to the nearby Golden Angel Mill. Piet and Lisbeth took us in the car. Fantastic to see them change the sails to face the wind and see it working from the inside. A family BBQ at Piet and Ans tonight with Liesbeth and Maike and families. Followed by party fireworks care of ...
... Then a nice trip home in the boat followed by swimming in the little canal near Piet and Ans house. It was very hot today! Next: shopping on the bikes. People go everywhere on the bikes! Ben cooked a lovely dinner of chilli con carn to give Ans a night off cooking. Sitting outside in the beautiful garden after dinner was lovely with candles lit on the table and a cool breeze. Sundown is about ...
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Ruijslaan 22, De Koog | 5 star hotelfrom $182
Stappeland 6, De Koog | 4 star hotelfrom $169
Pelikaanweg 18, De Koog | 3 star hotelfrom $107
Kamperfoelieweg 1, De Koog | Hotelfrom $134
Bosrandweg 225, De Koog | Hotelfrom $152
Kaapstraat 39, De Koog | Hotelfrom $139
Boodtlaan 5, De Koog | 3 star hotelfrom $147
Boodtlaan 40, De Koog | Hotelfrom $42
Dorpsstraat 230, De Koog | 3 star hotelfrom $166
Dorpsstraat 10, De Koog | 3 star hotelfrom $105
Badweg 200, De Koog | Hotelfrom $180