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Walked into town and had my haircut. A great feeling to have it cut after so long. Then to the bakery to say hi to Eva. We went for a walk in the afternoon to the Makkum beach and a quiet beer. Then a nice evening and dinner in a very old restaurant by the canal. It's great to live so close to walk to the shops restaurants beach harbour in a town with plenty interesting of ...
... the sea. Hence the myth that became world famous, of the little boy who stuck his finger in the hole in the dyke and thus saved the community from flooding. Not true, not a word of it. A fictional episode in a book by Mary Elizabeth Mapes Dodge (1831 - 1905). As many tourists come looking for "the dyke" or a monument to the boy, several towns, including Harlingen, now have a statue of the little ...
... shelling, cracking, roasting, peeling and blending the kids all went. The results were quite delicious. Sarah also made a hazelnut cake with Paula which was very tasty.
Tom and I rode the fiets to the winkel and did a bit of shopping:)
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 ...
... restaurant that advertised that they had mussels. I had been craving them since I had seen them in Giethoorn. The mussels came in a big pot with the lid on it with three different sauces, a salad and fries. Now that's what I am talking about! Brian, had a large hamburger with a healthy portion of Dutch fries and mayonnaise. ;-)
After a great lunch at a table sitting out on the sidewalk, we headed off on our bikes to the other side of the island, to ...
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