Historical swimming tour raised more than 4 milion dollar

During a historical swimming tour called “Elfstedenzwemtocht” the Dutch Maarten van der Weijden raised more than 4.4 milion dollar (3.9 milion euro). He has successfully completed his second attempt swimming the route of the Elfstedentocht. The swimmer finished in Leeuwarden on Monday at 7.30 p.m. after a swim of 195 kilometers. The Olympic champion was … Read more

Wooden shoes walking routes

There is a special website in the Netherlands where you can find wooden shoes walking routes through the farm fields in the provinces Gelderland and Utrecht. Enjoy the walk of quietness, the combination of culture and nature. Very nice that we have this in Holland. So put on your Dutch clogs and start walking!   … Read more