Month: April 2019

Koningsdag unplugged

27th April is a public holiday in The NL, to honour the monarch’s birthday. It was the actual birthday of Queen Juliana and her grandson, King Willem has his official, special day on the same date. In the three years…

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Places

Our itinerant lifestyle means that we see a lot of different places – that’s part of the reason for being in The NL; it’s worth temporarily sacrificing our perfectly comfortable house back in the UK. Yesterday we stopped over night…

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Summer’s here.

What a change within a couple of days, from double socks, three sweaters, hat, gloves and coat to Tshirt and thin trousers and still being too hot. That’s Europe for you (although I believe the same conditions prevail in Blighty…

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Into the bilges!

Tot Ziens, First Ship’s (stuffed) Dog, fell into the bilges yesterday and sustained a wet bottom. I’m happy to report that a spell on deck in the sunshine has restored him and his nether regions, to full, functioning capacity. For…

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