Monday, 30 August 2021
Sunday, 29 August 2021
The lines tell about Berend Botje who went out sailing with his sailboat to Zuidlaren.
A replica of the sculpture can be found along the Stationsweg (see HERE) while
the original piece on the photo can be viewed in De Wachter mill museum.
Saturday, 28 August 2021
Friday, 27 August 2021
Drentsche Aa. We passed here on an evening bicycle ride, which was on a Monday
when they are usually closed, hence the upside down chairs. (photo 23Aug21)
Thursday, 26 August 2021
Wednesday, 25 August 2021
Monday, 23 August 2021
Sunday, 22 August 2021
Saturday, 21 August 2021
Friday, 20 August 2021
a face mask here, was happy to demonstrate the 'Tierelier', an old and small street organ.
And that was fun, as the tune it was playing was from the television series
Pippi Longstocking. (photo 24Jul21)
Thursday, 19 August 2021
Wednesday, 18 August 2021
Tuesday, 17 August 2021
There only way to cross it at this point is on foot or by bicycle, by means of a small ferry
that is manually operated by turning a wheel on the ferry. As you can see the ferry is
located on the other side when I took this photo. (photo 2Aug21)
Monday, 16 August 2021
Sunday, 15 August 2021
Saturday, 14 August 2021
Friday, 13 August 2021
Thursday, 12 August 2021
Wednesday, 11 August 2021
demonstrated by volunteers. This man shows how ginger cookies are made
in the old fashioned way: dough is being pressed into a mal on a wooden
'ginger cookie cutting board' where they come out in the shape of a mill.
The cookies lying in front of him are ready to be put into the oven.
They tasted really good! (photo 24Jul21)
Tuesday, 10 August 2021
wooden clogs. This is mainly done by hand, though a machine was used for making the hole
in which the feet go; a process that clearly required a lot of concentration and coordination
skills! (photo 24Jul21)
Monday, 9 August 2021
to tell you interesting mill facts and they are happy to answer all the questions you have.
This is the part of the mill where spices are grinded by small millstones.
Sunday, 8 August 2021
Saturday, 7 August 2021
Friday, 6 August 2021
Thursday, 5 August 2021
Wednesday, 4 August 2021
Tuesday, 3 August 2021
'Birds of Hope'-project by artist Mathilde Leonore in collaboration with 'Plaats de Wereld',
a volunteer organisation focussing on education and inspiration. The majority of these
paper cranes symbolise hope and future for the youth in the Tynaarlo municipality, while the rest
stand for hope for children in refugee camps in the south of Europe. The church is open
for viewers on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday from 1 to 5 pm. (photo 24Jul21)
Monday, 2 August 2021
Sunday, 1 August 2021
within Zuidlaren were tagged recenty with the word ‘wheezy’. I took 5 photos of it to
create a small collage but there were many more. According to our local newspaper
the police caught the guy responsible and questioned him. His reasons became not clear.