Landgoed De Holtweijde
Travel Blogs from Lattrop
... just outside of the city where we had a wonderful dinner and stayed the night. The following morning Lia and I both went to the train station where she would be catching a train to Paris and I to my grandmothers house in Bad Bentheim. This goodbye was also sad as we were saying goodbye to each other for seven months. Many tears were shed. I hopped on my train and felt alone for the first time in the three weeks I had been travelling. Being with people all the time then ...
The bus got stopped at 2am for passport control! These Europeans are so serious! This is Mila taking over Lerato's blog because I need to stress how dramatic this is. She's too simple and to-the-point. Lights switched on at 2:15 AM but that's cool because I'm not getting any sleep in my 3cmX3cm seat space and Lerato's head on me. 1 lady and 1 policeman walk in and say passports and people were scared. Like even I was and I know I'm eu ...
... in German was a challenge, but we tried our best. After the service, a couple men came up to us to tell us that they were related to us as well! Such a friendly, friendly people and church. I am so proud that our ancestors came from this community. We went to Derene's house afterward to have coffee, cookies and chat some more. We met Dennis DeVries, Derene (Masselink)'s son, who reminded us of our cousins the Van ...
... an old man who snores. I’m still wide awake for now
and will probably not sleep much so I’ve got about 11 hours to kill. Yay. I have
a book, music and my laptop but I really just want to play guitar. Sadly you
can hear anything through the thin walls so I better not. So I take my time
writing this, look around me for a bit and am thinking of finding the toilet
but I’m a little anxious ...
... we caught the bus in to the town and spent a few hours wandering around looking at all the sights. Back at the site we now had a couple of Dutch neighbours to chat to with the help of hand signals and later on went in to the restaurant for a meal which was very nice and cost us 34 euros inc. drinks. We had the restaurant completely to ourselves all the time…obviously not the peak ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center