Van Der Valk Hotel Assen
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The double room we had was huge, clean and had everything we needed. The breakfast in the morning was amazing, so much to choose from and very worth getting up for!
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... which is now a luxury!) I washed my dirty clothes, washed the bugs off the front of Lily and then waxed it to try to prevent less bug stickage!! So, that was all yesterday. Today, I have spent literally the whole day driving round holland being sent from place to place to get things fixed. The caravan shop I was hoping could help only dealt with caravans, but referred me somewhere else which was 20mins in the general direction I wanted to be going anyway - it was closed for ...
... the time we got back to the village, it was close to 10:15PM. Almost every restaurant was closed and I was very hungry. One place that was open seemed a lot more like a bar than a restaurant. As we walked in people looked at us and spoke a whole (in Dutch). I kind of got the feeling we were providing a bit of entertainment for the locals. I suppose the physical differences in our size must be a bit amusing but surely that wasn't funny enough to inspire so much chatter? I ...
... any of our cards! We've paid by card in every country we've visited so far but no! Highly embarrassing (with a queue building up behind us) & very inconvenient. Then a nice - no, lovely - student behind us offered to pay (17 euros) on his card & we go with him to a cashpoint to pay him back. We readily agreed & drew out 50 euros, but it was in one note! Went into the bank to try & change it but were told they don't have any money (??) ...
The schools in Hoogeveen held their own version of "De Vierdaagse" ("The Four Days Event") - a four day walking tour held every year in Holland (in Nijmegen). We had planned to do the real thing, but could not register in time to participate.
The schools walk for 5 or 10kms each day. Regina's school ...
We arrived in Amsterdam Schiphol airport in the early hours of the day. found our luggage and got our rental car. We then drove to Hoogeveen which took a generous 2 hours. We went to my aunt and uncle who live in the city centre and enjoyed catching up with them. I had seen last seen them in 2008 and it was ...