Getting up early morning on a day off - a hard job. But the goal was a day of sailing in the Netherlands/Bruinisse. At the training sailing center, instructor Dave, a nice guy and ex-professional sailor who cruised the seven seas was awaiting 7 non profs, rather crazy guys looking for adventure.The "Aquavitesse 18" was our boat to explore the...more
Sailing is a passion ! I did it several times in the Netherlands (Stavoren and Bruinisse) - always guided by professionals and a crew of NP fans.It is always a nice experience, searching for, and playing with the wind, looking for maximum of speed, looking for adventure in a rather safe condition, just for relaxing, meeting friends, simply said -...more
Eight men on a sailing boat, for many women a nightmare - as usual no high quality standards required. Just the most necessary Fast food - offered by Steph and Wim, the co-skippers- Beer (Tourtel - Alc.free to drown a hangover of the night before)- Coke (Light)- Water (sparkling)- Beer (Jupiler- the best there is)- Coke (Normal- with sugar for the...more
.Français: INGREDIENTS (pour 4 pers.)250 gr de riz 100 gr de beurre ou margarine 1 bol d'oignons coupés en rondelles 1 kg de moules le jus d'un citron 1 bol de vin blanc 100 gr de lard en dés 1 poireau coupé paprika 1 pincée de sel d'ail sel, poivre.PREPARATION : Faire cuite le riz à grande eau salée, puis versez le dans une passoire et rincez-le...more
Sailing is a super experience. Normally spoken, you will see sealife ABOVE the water ( sea birds and boats of every kind ), but one crew member (Wim) extended his passion for the sea, arriving at the harbour of Bruinisse, got overboard in order to park the boat, a pitty...... but to early, and saw this jelly-fish passing by.
.Rien PoortvlietFrançais:Rien Poortvliet est né le 7 août 1935 aux Pays-Bas. Connu surtout pour ses illustrations des Gnomes comme dans ses livres Les Gnomes et Le Livre Secret des Gnomes, il dessine magnifiquement les animaux, les scènes de la vie quotidienne et les paysages féériques.English: Born on August 7, 1935, in The Netherlands, Rien...more
Spacious landscapes behind dunes and dikes at North sea side.
The Oosterschelde in the south-east, and the Grevelingen Lake% in the north-west. Peaceful villages and some picturesque little towns which still keep their Middle Ages details, like Zierikzee or Brouwershaven. Unspoiled nature.