GoudaAugust 12, 2016 in the Netherlands
Cycled 32km. Delft to Gouda.
Delft - Gouda 34 km
This stretch of the tour took us through the Green Heart: a stronghold against urban sprawl in Randstad conurbation. Balancing atop polder dikes, delight in characteristic villages, far horizons and pleasingly strict rectangles cut by ditches in fields of vibrant green. Interesting Gothictown hall (1450); the Weighing House (1667); the romantic inner city canals and the stained glass windows in St. John’s Church.
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