Friesland, The Netherlands, 22nd to 27th June 2007
Into Sneek (pronounced snake) and the land of bicycles and small canals
Our mooring in the centre of town
A Skutsje race on the Sneekermeer
Close tacking to win the race!
Up went our sail too
coasting along in the deeper water of the buoyed channel
Arrival at Akkrum and a walk to town in the sunshine!
our mooring at Akkrum.
Borrowed a bike and off we wobbled to do a tour of the Sneekermeer in the rain.
Stopped for a drink in a cafe with a leeboard table.
A really low bridge at Teherne
A visit to Leeuwarden and the "leaning tower"
Thousands of bikes at the railway station
Some lovely barges along the canals
A train journey to Groningen and the museum
Dredging bikes from the bottom of the canal
A piece of amazing art in the museum
A piece of amazing art in the street
The Waag in Groningen
A beautiful evening cruise to Heerenveen