More DelftSeptember 27, 2018 in the Netherlands ⋅ ☀️ 18 °C
Teacher taking around school kids, dressed as Girl with a pearl earring.
Bikes and canals - very Dutch.
Breakfast in style in an immaculately styled 70s furnished lounge / diner while listening to classical music.
Usual treacherous staircase.
Waterside ride to Hook of Holland then through the dunes to Scheveningen.
Vegetarian tagine from Wilfredy our host.Read more
Fab breakfast brought to our garden house bedroom.
A long days riding of 90km, some into headwind. A lot of roads crossing estuaries.
Brielle pronounced Brrreeyeh.
Short walk into the pretty town to have fish & chips / mussels, sprouts and chips.Read more
After another fabulous breakfast we unenthusiastically left in the rain.
Then it rained a lot and we got wet.
Cycling briskly to Breskens helped to generate some heat. Ferry to Vlissingen.
Early arrival to a B&B in Middelburg to dry everything off.Read more
Cool and damp.
Bought tickets to Gent and then realised that trains weren’t running well.
Arrived Gent at midday walked straight to nearby Fine Arts museum. Admired paintings.
Tram to museum of Dr Ghislaim north of city. Set in a former mental asylum, it’s part history of mental illness and treatment, part exhibitions of the art of those with mental issues. Very cheap cafe.Read more