Travel Blogs from Emden
... put in a small field at the bottom of the site, past lots of static
caravans decorated with orange flags, the Dutch football colours.
Had a welcome cuppa and as more teams arrived, they congregated
around our tent. John had a call from Steve/Bob/Boycey who was on his way back
to Calais for a wedding at home. His throttle was stuck open & to make
matters worse, he couldn't open his bonnet. Oh dear. After numerous ...
... Because they have an amazing demonstration of a natural Maelstrom there. Apparently, in the year dot, some Dutch sailors saw this natural phenomenon off the bottom of the Lofoten Islands and gave it this name. There are a few maelstroms to be found, but one of the easiest to see is in the river near Bodo at Saltstraumen. It happens four times a day on each incoming and outgoing tide, and bonus is that there is a really nice Campground within ...
... of wind turbines. We fell asleep to the whir of the turbines and what we think were the calls of the cuckoo birds.
Today we cycled the remaining 10kms into town and cycled past our elusive campground. We refilled our waterbottles & continued onto the last town before the German border. We arrived at the very basic campground by lunchtime, enjoyed the very basic shower with no shower head and basked in the sun for the afternoon as we researched ...
... he got to walk amongst the stones whereas this time, we could only walk around the outside of the stones. But it was another Must-See item that we got to tick off.
And then into London for a couple of nights – because we were coming for the Dawn Service on Anzac Day, we managed to find accommodation close to the Memorials, near Hyde Park, but ouch! our bleeding wallet! On our first afternoon in the Big Smoke, we walked around Hyde Park and ...
... might be useful if want to see something :) In contrary to Neil, no worries about lack of sleep, cause I probably sleep the entire flight. So only thing to worry about is getting in time at the airport and that there will be no fog in Dubai that is causing any delays. Let's keep fingers crossed! See you in ...
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed