A Travellerspoint blog

Wednesday 1 July

Aerdenhout and Katwijk North

sunny 25 °C

Another quiet day.

We all drove to Aerdenhout to visit the grave of Shirley┬┤s aunt, Tante Janny, who had visited NZ twice in the last few years.

We then went to the beach north of Katwijk, east of Leiden. Shirley┬┤s mother would walk to this beach when she lived at home, for a swim, and then walk back. A trip of 9km each way! These days lots of people bike.

Bikes along the path to the beach, Katwijk Noord

There is paid parking for cars and bikes. Little beach houses are available for hire, or take your own shelter.

View south towards mouth of the Rhine River and Katwijk

In the evening cousins Henriette and Sabine dropped in. We had not met Sabine earlier so it was a pleasant evening sitting outside in the garden.

Posted by TheDorsey5 03:41 Archived in Netherlands Tagged family_travel

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