Nol in 't Bosch
Travel Blogs from Wageningen
... of a camper-van. The occupants of the camper-van were notably absent. Some bicycles escaped from the row behind us, and the rest of the ferry emptied out into the sunshine, while we sat there. Eventually, when all else had gone, the wallies returned to their vehicle and moved their beast.
My aunt and uncle, Tonny and Peter, live about an hour from the port. The Sat Nav pronounced all the Dutch street names in an American electronic accent, ...
... raising a heavy fur muff that covered the whole of her lower arm towards the viewer.
Gregor then turned to look out the window at the dull weather.
One morning, when Gregor Samsa woke from troubled dreams, he found himself transformed in his bed into a horrible vermin.
He lay on his armour-like back, and if he lifted his head a little he could see his brown belly, slightly domed and divided by arches into stiff sections.
The bedding was hardly ...
... a New Zealander) attempt in the Dutch pronunciation. In Dutch the letter "G" is pronounced as "khh" like you try to get rid of the hair in your throat. So try to say the word "gracht" (means canal) with a throaty and rolling "R". I even learned how to pronounce the most ridiculously-sounding word in Dutch: "Scheveningen", which phonologically sound like "ssskkkhhhheeeiiifeenninnkhhen" Good luck trying to pronounce that. By the way, Scheveningen is a ...
Derek June 17, 2010
It's been a couple of days since I've blogged and I've got like 4934938 followers on Twitter wondering what's going on. So Lady Gaga, I apologize.
I had an awesome time with Aunt Jackie, Benham, Gillvan and Wynona, but the power of Aunt Sonja has pulled me into Wageningen and I have been here since Monday. I started by covering myself in ...
Today was a very special day on our tour. May 5th is a national holiday here (Liberation Day) and the town in which the parade we participated in was held (Wageningen)is known as The City of Liberation. Over 100 000 people showed up in Wageningen today, and I'll try to explain the atmosphere here.
Our whole day was spent in Wageningen. When we arrived in the ...