This BLOG is a way of sharing the highlights of our travels near and far with family, friends and anyone who is interested. This has mostly been about our international travel with a couple of domestic trips. It recently occurred to me that my international followers may be interested in my travels in my own backyard. 'The trouble with not having a goal is you can spend your life running up and down the field and never score.' – Bill Copeland
Up and at ‘em early so we could enjoy the extensive breakfast, this was going to be just the kick start we need each day before heading onshore for various tours. Todays adventure and the main reason for our whole trip was a visit to see all the tulips and flowers of Keukenhof Gardens and the windmills of Kinderdijk.
Our halfdayvisittotheKeukenhofGardenswas spectacular and certainly a must do for anyone visiting this part of the world in Spring. You just can’t describe the the brilliance and the perfume of
We decided to staylongerintheKeukenhofGardens rather than return to ship for lunch. At 2pm the bus returned for us and we set out for Kinderdijkforoursightseeingatthewindmills.
Thelocalguideswillwalked us fromtheshiptothewindmillsiteof Kinderdijkwherewehave aguidedvisitofawindmillandapumpingstation.
After yet another can’t believe they just get better dinners we crawled off to bed. Success we saw the garden in all its glory and the weather really allowed us to see the most beautiful garden I have ever visited.
During the night we sailed through Noord.NieuweMaas,OudeMaas, DordsteKil,HollanschDiep,Volkerak,Krammer,Krabbenkreek,Mastgat, Oosterschelde, Veerse Meer,WalcherenCanal.