From Roermond to Mayschoß

Roermond On the way out of Roermond we stopped at the Kapel In ‘T Zand cemetery, a Catholic cemetery with small Protestant and Jewish partitions. In this cemetery are the graves of a Catholic woman and her Protestant husband, who were not allowed to be buried together. J.W.C van Gorcum, colonel of the Dutch Cavalry … Read more


Where do we go from here? Over the past couple of weeks we’ve been deciding what route to take from here: whether to continue on to northern France, or head southeast and travel through central Germany. As we’ve already bumbled through northern France a fair few times over the years, we’ve decided that we will … Read more


We’re staying on a municipal camperplaats a short walk from the old town of Gouda. It’s a car park with a dedicated motorhome parking area for about 30 vans at €8/night, and there are 12 sockets providing free electricity. The camperplaats was full when we pulled up, but we’d timed our arrival perfectly as one … Read more


Now that all the kids are back at school, the ACSI campsite discounts have kicked in, meaning that we can now stop at a participating campsite for max. €19 a night including electricity and showers. Our ACSI card has already paid for itself many times over! Fellow bloggers had stayed at the Delft campsite this … Read more


We crossed the border into the Netherlands on Saturday, and drove to a camperplaats (the Dutch word for stellplatz) in a village called Nunspeet, which was in the middle of nowhere. Our reason for staying there was that it was only a short drive away from Amsterdam, and we would also be able to have … Read more