I wake up at five thirty, but manage to fall asleep again. We get up around seven and start sorting out our stuff. Most of mom's bike stuff is already gone with the DHL Freight shipment and I travelled here with the big suitcase half empty, but it will be a tight fit with all… Continue reading Copenhagen summary
Is this a 'broek' or simply a cut off arm of the Ijzer river? In any case this white heron was enjoying it until it saw me with my camera..No rain! The wind has picked up and is blowing the clouds away.The momument to the brothers Van Raemdonck, volunteers in the Belgian army in WW1.Did… Continue reading Summary
Admittedly, this summary is a bit later than planned, in my defense we came home Sunday evening, I did some laundry, we had food and went to bed. Next day up at six to go to work, by bike. So now we're Thursday and this is the first free moment I've had to look back… Continue reading Summary
We followed the northern and western loop of the 100 Schlösser Route by bike (non-electric), taking our own luggage from hotel to hotel. Usually we had a picnic for lunch and a hot meal in the evening, in the hotel restaurant or nearby. The final statistics : Total distance: 625 kmDuration: 7.5 cycling days and… Continue reading summary
Wesel – Summary
It was just four days, but seemed pretty long, which is a good thing for a holiday. I only had a tablet with me so the writing didn't go so smooth and I couldn't get the pictures of the reflex digital camera, so the trip was not as well documented as usual. Home now, all… Continue reading Wesel – Summary
Flora maybe a bit boring, but I found the huge grassy plain of Maiden Castle impressive. It looks huge and you only realize it's the inside of a fort when you're standing on the ramparts. something somewheresomething at Sudeley castletulips in a Bath parksomething in Brightonsomething along the pathtiny flower in Campbell castle Fauna the… Continue reading Highlights
Sweden: in retrospect..
got home a week ago, I swear I needed some time to recover from the holiday (long days in the car) but especially to get used to the work rythm again: a bit less sleep, long days in an office chair, then some time in traffic jams, .. time for a small retrospective conclusion !… Continue reading Sweden: in retrospect..