Monday, 31 May 2021


At the junction of road N386 and Groningerstraat (photo 26May21)

Sunday, 30 May 2021

Little free library

The bigger one of 2 little free libraries at Campinge / Lottinglaan.
(photo 26May21)

Saturday, 29 May 2021

Happy stone

It looks like some kind of signature from whoever painted the stone.
We found it not far from our home (photo 21May21)

Friday, 28 May 2021

Thursday, 27 May 2021

Little free libraries

I spotted not one but two little free libraries at the corner of Campinge and Lottinglaan.
. They are an initiative of the neighbourhood association 'Noorder Es'. (photo 26May21)

Wednesday, 26 May 2021


With the UEFA European Football Championship coming near, supermarkets
have all kinds of campaign activities. The add on this bus stop tells that
you can save for a fluorescent orange ‘fluorange’ outfit, as orange is
our national colour! (photo 21May21)

Tuesday, 25 May 2021

Wine shop

Signs in front of 'Les Grands Vins' wine shop. (photo 14May21)

Monday, 24 May 2021

Flower shop

Flower shop "Les Fleurs d'amour". (photo 19May21)

Sunday, 23 May 2021

Makes sense

'Logisch' means 'makes sense'. A peculiar sticker on one of the 
lamp posts along the Stationsweg. (photo 23Apr21)

Saturday, 22 May 2021


View on the pond ('dobbe' in Dutch in this context) next to the 
major village green. (photo 23Apr21)

Friday, 21 May 2021


View towards the Boezemvriend mill and rapeseed along the path.
(photo 14May21)


Thursday, 20 May 2021

Wednesday, 19 May 2021


View towards the Zuides neighbourhood. (photo 20Apr21)

Tuesday, 18 May 2021

Lunchroom sign

Pleasant and cosy
from 10 a.m.
coffees, lunch, poffertjes, fries
and you!

'Poffertjes' are typical Dutch small fluffy pancakes.  (photo 21Apr21)


Monday, 17 May 2021


The end, or the beginning of course, of the canal called Havenkanaal
At this point there are roads on both sides, the Havenstraat is on the left and on
 the right is major road N386 with a bike path next to it. (photo 14May21)

Sunday, 16 May 2021


This weathered sticker on a lamp post advertises for mill museum 'De Wachter'.
Due to covid it has been closed for some time now, let's hope it will be
allowed to re-open again someday this year. (photo 14May21)

Saturday, 15 May 2021


On the south side of the Lake Zuidlaren (Zuidlaardermeer). (photo 12Apr20)

Friday, 14 May 2021


View from the Oude Coevorderweg with apartment complex Dobbenheerd in the background.
(photo 15Apr21)

Thursday, 13 May 2021

4 Mile track

Reaching the 5.0 km point of the 4 mile or 6.4 km long track 
on the Lentis Dennenoord area. The track can be done running, 
walking, or cycling, and is also accessible for wheelchairs.
 (photo 5May21)

Wednesday, 12 May 2021


Seeing the speed bumps in the Garnizoenslaan I thought of a chequered flag.
 (photo 8May21)

Tuesday, 11 May 2021

Windows de side wall of the synagogue in the Zuiderstraat (photo 2Oct20)

Monday, 10 May 2021


..fortunately it was on a dry day. (photo 21Apr21)


Sunday, 9 May 2021

A skywatch

View from the Oude Tolweg towards the farmers fields, an area called the 'es',
with dandelions colouring the grass. (photo 7May21)

Saturday, 8 May 2021


This week the 'poffertjeskraam' was build up again on the central market square.
The temporary restaurant will be located here during the tourist season, serving a 
traditional Dutch treat called 'poffertjes': small fluffy pancakes, served with 
powdered sugar and butter. With our current Covid rules it is allowed
to be open between noon and 6 pm. (photo 5May21)

Friday, 7 May 2021


Photo taken on a Sunday morning hike in nature reserve Tusschenwater (photo 18Apr21)

Thursday, 6 May 2021


Taking a closer look at the little free library along the
Schipborgerweg. (photo 21Apr21)

Wednesday, 5 May 2021

Liberation Day


Daffodils along the Hogeweg (photo 8Apr20)

Following the Remembrance of the Dead yesterday, May 5 is Liberation Day in
the Netherlands. Each year on this day we celebrate the end of the occupation 
by Nazi Germany during WW2.

Tuesday, 4 May 2021

Remembrance day

Marsh-marigold or Kingcup. in the pond in our backgarden.
In Dutch it is known as dotterbloem. (photo 14Apr21)

On May 4 we remember all Dutch victims -civilians and soldiers- who have been
killed or murdered in the Kingdom of the Netherlands or anywhere in the world
in war situations or during peace-keeping operations since the outbreak of WW2.

Monday, 3 May 2021


A Riley 1,5 litre saloon. (photo 1May21)

Sunday, 2 May 2021

Oude Dijk

Looking back from where we just came walking. (photo 18Apr21)

Saturday, 1 May 2021

CDP theme day: Earth

I passed this farmer working his land in the early evening, several days ago.
This photo is dedicated to City Daily Photo's theme day, which is all about 'earth' on this
first day of May. Click HERE to see the posts of other members of CDP.
(photo 26Apr21)