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October 1st 2008
Published: October 1st 2008
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The ones who couldn't hack itThe ones who couldn't hack itThe ones who couldn't hack it

These guys didn't even fish. They were too sick.
Today is our last day in Holland and since John has had an experience of a lifetime, fishing with Sake on a fishing trawler 120 kms out in the North Sea. Lucky for John he still has his Navy legs and loved the day. He and Sake caught lots of fish with Sake catching a Spanish Makreel, which was the only one caught. Many didn't survive the beginning of the trip, getting sea sick in the four hour journey getting to the fishing spot. They had a sensational day and stunk like fish and beer when they got home. Many a song was sung on the four hour journey back to land. They guys on the boat have requested Rex Hunt to come to the next fishing trip next year.

Delft was also another Dutch town with plenty of history. It has the Delft Porcelaine factory and the huge church is the final resting place for all of the Royal Family. A very long drive to Delft, a very long day in the wet as well.


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The ones that could hack itThe ones that could hack it
The ones that could hack it

These guys caught a big bucket full. AND they kept the beer down all the way back, Four hours of Up and Down....Up and Down.... and still managed to stagger in the door on two legs!!
Sake's MotorbikeSake's Motorbike
Sake's Motorbike

Sake's loves to ride the bike in Summer, winter is a bit to slippery in the icy conditions.
Tim and AnkeTim and Anke
Tim and Anke

Jenny's sister and partner Tim
Council Offices in Deft.Council Offices in Deft.
Council Offices in Deft.

Nice hey? not quite like ours!
Anneke - Jenny's mumAnneke - Jenny's mum
Anneke - Jenny's mum

Anneke ralxing in her lovely lounge room
SchoellenSchoellen
Schoellen

OK we had to play a game before we left and Anneke and Sake are DY-NA-MITE when it comes to Schoellen, however John adn I tried to give them a run for their money........it didn't work though! We will practise more when we get home.
Oma, Tante Corrie and AnnekeOma, Tante Corrie and Anneke
Oma, Tante Corrie and Anneke

On the trip to Friesland


2nd October 2008

Ships Ahoy!
Hi Wendy and John, This all looks and sounds fantastic. Can't wait to hear a little more about the fishing trip.
5th October 2008

love you and missing you....
Hi Guys, Hope your keeping well. Just at Adems house, showed him the website, and all your photos. Ad says hi and thinks it a great idea this website - so we can all keep track of your adventures. : ) Love you both, keep in contact. give us both CALL some time x0x00x0x0x0x0x0x0x0

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