Carol & John Llewellyn
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biking in the Netherlands Sunday, April 28, 2013
De Zilk to des Indes via Keukenhof 46.4km
After meeting in Amsterdam, we mount our bikes to ride in the Bloembollenstreek, the heart of the Dutch bulb fields.
Carol with field of flowers John with bike field of lfowerws
Carol on bike flower fields tulips
tulips flower tulips
We make a stop at the Keunkenhof Gardens which are only open for few weeks a year, at the height of the tulip blooming season. (above and below)
John path in park john
tulips path in park Carol on bike
flower fields flower field Carol on bike
(above) After Keukenhof, it's back on our bikes through the bulb fields to the coastal area at Noordwijk. From there, we ride through the rolling dunes along the North Sea coastline before entering the town of Den Haag (The Hague). (below)
North Sea Carol on bike sand dunes
John on bike riding through sand dunes