Coming back from Friesland: The closure dike & Hoorn

We woke up last Sunday with unpredicted rain...bleh, it didn't really make me very enthusiastic to get ready for a lot of visiting. Fortunately the rain would pass rather quickly.

This time we drove over the Closure Dike  during day time but still in heavy clouds.  We took a stop to profit a bit more from the view being at the 7,5m high 32km long dike, closing off the Wadden Sea from the created IJsselmeer (formerly a sea inlet).





Then we stopped at the Hoorn , a historic port at the IJsselmeer part of the Dutch East India Company. 














Comments

Brian Miller said…
its cool to be by the water and see all those boats...and neat architecture as well...