AN OASIS IN THE MIDDLE OF A BUSY CITY


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August 3rd 2017
Published: August 8th 2017
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Tree design in stones at the entrance way
A rainy day (we've had very few on this trip). We donned our rain coats and decided to go for a walk in the neighbourhood to find a cache called "Emma's Hof". We knew we would find a garden but were we in for a surprise! It's hard to imagine such a beautiful place among city apartments and town houses but this community came together to create a beautiful large garden right among these buildings. It is clearly a labour of love for all involved and in the garden we found a small building where people gather to share a cup of coffee or a glass of wine together. There is a small creek where kids can play and a beautiful mosaic wall. We were surprised to find a "WC" in this lovely place and how pretty it was with lovely lamps and a mosaic design on the wall. This is truly an oasis in the middle of the city.

Oh, the cache we set out to find, finally came to light after much hunting but we were enjoying the garden so much we almost forgot that we had come to find a cache! So it was a pleasant surprise
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Looking through into the garden
for us and we also landed another cache. Fantastic.


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Emma's Hof

Gorgeous Gardens
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Emma's Hof

An oasis in the midst if a city
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Emma's Hof garden

Notice the surrounding townhomes
Emma's Hof (in The Hague)Emma's Hof (in The Hague)
Emma's Hof (in The Hague)

Notice the creek bed in the background
The WCThe WC
The WC

What a surprise
The WCThe WC
The WC

Pretty classy commode
The WC hiding in the far cornerThe WC hiding in the far corner
The WC hiding in the far corner

Trust Deb to discover this!
Mosaic wall artMosaic wall art
Mosaic wall art

So colourful


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