Hotel Landgoed Holthurnsche Hof
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Today I emailed with a friend in Jakarta. I hope she can help me finding our pembantu (Indonesian for Maid) Sammie. It would be nice if we could meet with her again. At that time we lived at Jl Musholla 23 in Cilandak-Timur. We took Sammie with us when we moved from Ujung Pandang to Jakarta. When we left we paid for her ticket home. But later we heard that she stayed in Jakarta. I guess she might still be around. Hope we can find ...
... So we spent a few hours marveling at price ranges and played with Apple computers. We managed to find a department store (close to Media Markt) and on the lower level, there is a small book shop! We spent another two hours just roaming around the book shop. They had a lot of English books, so Evan poured over them and began writing titles down to download on his Kindle later. On any other rainy Saturday at home, we normally spend a good three to four hours ...
Today we went to another area of the Netherlands where peat was the main area. In times long ago it was very swampy and unusable. Over time sand was added to cultivate peat. This was always a very poor area. Now there is a large area that has been preserved. The afternoon was spent at a bell museum. The. Bell at Notre dame was made ...
... of Dutch gin which Mike had been wanting to try). It is very strong and they really only had a sip as they both said it was pretty disgusting!. Those present tonight were Monique, her husband Fren and their son Kris, Ronald (Monique's brother) and his wife Sonia (from Spain) and their 2 daughters, Sofia and Ava, Sonja (Monique's sister) and her partner Ronald and their daughter Sara, Diny (Monique's mother), and Vicky, a close friend of Monique's ...
Before I left a lot of people told me that this would be 'the trip of a lifetime.’ I disagree. I think and hope that this summer will have been the first of many. Perhaps they will not be as long as this one, or perhaps they will be, it does not matter. How long you are away in one stretch is not really that relevant for how much you can enjoy yourself. When my next trip will be I do not know, nor where it is going. However, I know one thing:
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services