Tag Archives: Dutch

Saturday morning, on the way!

The coaches have left De Dennen on time! There was lots of hugs and waves, saying goodbye to the Dutch, and the British members who are not travelling with us. The sports hall is booked for next July and most … Continue reading

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Going home

The lights are on and we are all getting up. Getting packed before we go for our last Dutch breakfast this year. Then a final meeting and on to the coaches.

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Rest Area 3, Day 2

Today our BDWF rest area 3 was at the 2nd military rest area as they only set up two. There was a stand with beach balls advertising a company that makes solar panels. I tried out my Dutch speaking and … Continue reading

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Who’s looking forward to breakfast?

If this is your first time in the Netherlands, you will probably find breakfast a bit different to what you are used to! The chocolate sprinkles, or hagelslag, are one of the best things about Dutch breakfast, even if they … Continue reading

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Learning to speak Dutch

For anyone who is interested in learning Dutch there are some very useful videos on YouTube.  My favourite are dutchforn00bs, made by a girl called Lidewij from Zwolle. This one is a good start: www.youtube.com Tot Ziens!

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