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Volendam (North Holland)

I really fell in love with this little fishing town in North Holland, Volendam. It was so quaint and picturesque, and was a nice departure from the hustle and bustle of Amsterdam. 171 more words

Sailing in the Netherlands: Where to moor around Ijsselmeer and the Wadden islands

Sailing season is almost here with the approaching spring. As our boat is getting ready to go back to the water to a hopefully warm Easter weekend for our first sail this year, I’m revisiting all of our favourite harbours and marinas around the Netherlands that we’ve been to. 1,396 more words


Notes from Groningen and Echten

At the day of this trip, there was supposed to be a chance for us in the northern hemisphere to see the sun eclipse. I think most expect to watch the eclipse, however, I woke up that morning looking out the window and only clouds were visible. 346 more words