Pramfarhen in Friesland
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In front of
the hotel we await people for the pick up. Wendy is more or less the only one who
got there in time for the 3 pm departure time. We do have a buffer when it
comes to time - but it bothers Wendy to have to use this buffer - and she is
pretty stressed out - actually if she keeps this kind of stress level for much
longer it could possibly have some long term health effects. Well everybody
gets on the way to the place we start the pram sailing. I am in the car with
Brett and his infallible GPS. Which takes us straight to the place where we
need to go - well almost straight to the place - more like
Wendy and tells her we are at the bridge - which just leads Wendy to walk
towards a big bridge on the main highway.
get across the bridge and can not see Wendy. We walk not really knowing where
to go - and then - Wendy appears in the distance we wave but she do not see us.
Fortunately we are now close to the pram joint and walk towards it - everybody
is there in time for the departure at 4. 17 TBs ready to go sailing the first
time this weekend. And of we go into a place I don't really know what is given
the guide appears to be the only person in the country not speaking English. But
it does not really matter it is a nice trip along some small rivers and through
the landscape where we get to see the traditional stuff windmills and so.
We are onboard a non-alcoholic boat - with an extreme amount of snacks considering we are just a wee bit before dinner time. And to top of the stuff we got on board the boat it stops at a bush to pick berries as well.
Back safely it is time to do the payment for the boat - the first piece of accounting for the night - and it takes a bit of time. But in the end it gets sorted out all right.