Valkenburg

We’ve just returned from a two day break in the lovely town of Valkenburg in south Limburg. With all the various travel restrictions in different

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DAF Museum

I let the train take the strain today for the 20 minute journey into the centre of Eindhoven. I’ve used the Dutch railways quite a

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Farewell 2019

It’s been an interesting year for me here in the Netherlands. At the end of April I acquired a second-hand bicycle as I needed some

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Colours

Autumn has been with us for just over a week and the change in the colours surrounding us has been very quick. High winds are

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Sint Martinus

The Weert skyline is dominated by the 78 metre high tower of Saint Martin’s Roman Catholic church in the centre of the city. We have

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Up, Up & Away….

Don’t often get to see a hot air balloon so close. Drifting in from the north at around 2100hrs yesterday, it passed between us &

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Tired of Tyres

It’s been a month since acquiring my second-hand cycle, and I was aware at the time that it would need two new tyres before very

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Remembrance

The Netherlands commemorates the victims of the Second World War and celebrates its liberation on two separate but consecutive days. We remember the Dutch victims

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Change in the Weather

This pair of photographs was taken from our 5th floor apartment window, just about three months apart….freezing on 22nd January & over 20 degrees on

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