Magda https://www.ottenbourg.com/blog/ nl Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi https://www.ottenbourg.com/blog/2015/12/sheikh-zayed-grand-mosque-abu-dhabi <div data-history-node-id="1419" class="layout layout--onecol"> <div class="layout__region layout__region--content"> <div class="field field--name-node-post-date field--type-ds field--label-hidden field--item">30/12/2015</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Een bezoek aan de <a href="http://www.szgmc.ae/en/" target="_blank">Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi</a> levert altijd<strong> spectaculaire beelden</strong> op.</p> <p>Deze <strong>moskee</strong> is de <strong>grootste van de regio</strong>, biedt plaats aan meer dan 40.000 moskeegangers en werd in 2007 <a href="https://www.besix.com/en/projects/sheikh-zayed-grand-mosque?return=/Projets/Top-references&amp;page=1" target="_blank">(deels) gebouwd door de Belgische firma Besix</a>. Je vindt er ook het <strong>grootste tapijt ter wereld</strong> (uit Iran) met een oppervlakte van 5627 m²! Het gewicht van het tapijt bedraagt 47 ton, waarvan 35 ton wol en 12 ton katoen. Er zitten circa 2.268.000.000 knopen in het tapijt. De moskee herbergt ook de <strong>grootste kroonluchter met een diameter van 10 meter</strong> en een hoogte van 15 meter.</p> <p><img alt="" data-entity-type="" data-entity-uuid="" src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/Grand-Mosque-AbuDhabi_1.jpg" /></p> <p><img alt="Grand Mosque Abu Dhabi" data-entity-type="" data-entity-uuid="" src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/Grand-Mosque-AbuDhabi_2.jpg" /></p> <p><img alt="" data-entity-type="" data-entity-uuid="" src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/Grand-Mosque-AbuDhabi_3.jpg" style="width: 650px; height: 488px;" /></p> <p><img alt="" data-entity-type="" data-entity-uuid="" src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/Grand-Mosque-AbuDhabi_4.jpg" style="width: 650px; height: 488px;" /></p> <p><img alt="" data-entity-type="" data-entity-uuid="" src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/Grand-Mosque-AbuDhabi_5.jpg" /></p> <p><img alt="" data-entity-type="" data-entity-uuid="" src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/Grand-Mosque-AbuDhabi_6.jpg" style="width: 650px; height: 547px;" /></p> <p><img alt="" data-entity-type="" data-entity-uuid="" src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/Grand-Mosque-AbuDhabi_7.jpg" style="width: 650px; height: 488px;" /></p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-labels field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/vake" hreflang="nl">Vake</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/uae.html" hreflang="nl">UAE</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/sara" hreflang="nl">Sara</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/roos" hreflang="nl">Roos</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/moeke" hreflang="nl">Moeke</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/magda.html" hreflang="nl">Magda</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/kristel" hreflang="nl">Kristel</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/jan" hreflang="nl">Jan</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/jacques.html" hreflang="nl">Jacques</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/abu-dhabi.html" hreflang="nl">Abu Dhabi</a></div> </div> <section> <h2>Reactie toevoegen</h2> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=1419&amp;2=comment_node_story&amp;3=comment_node_story" token="aFIcouC1ApNmCHh_0m3iDihrIAI0uNJES6Zj6_sI-R8"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> </div> </div> Wed, 30 Dec 2015 13:46:28 +0000 Jan Ottenbourg 1419 at https://www.ottenbourg.com/blog Kerstmis BBQ in de woestijn https://www.ottenbourg.com/blog/2015/12/kerstmis-bbq-de-woestijn.html <div data-history-node-id="1411" class="layout layout--onecol"> <div class="layout__region layout__region--content"> <div class="field field--name-node-post-date field--type-ds field--label-hidden field--item">29/12/2015</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Met enkele dagen vertraging, toch nog Kerstmis kunnen vieren... dit jaar met een<strong> barbecue in de woestijd van Dubai</strong>, aan de Al Qudra Lakes!</p> <p><img alt="Al Qudra Lakes Christmas BBQ" src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/desert-BBQ-kerstmis2015_1.jpg" width="650" /></p> <p><img alt="" src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/desert-BBQ-kerstmis2015_2.jpg" width="650" /></p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-labels field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/vake" hreflang="nl">Vake</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/vakantie" hreflang="nl">vakantie</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/sara" hreflang="nl">Sara</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/roos" hreflang="nl">Roos</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/moeke" hreflang="nl">Moeke</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/kristel" hreflang="nl">Kristel</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/jan" hreflang="nl">Jan</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/dubai.html" hreflang="nl">Dubai</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/magda.html" hreflang="nl">Magda</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/jacques.html" hreflang="nl">Jacques</a></div> </div> <section> <h2>Reactie toevoegen</h2> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=1411&amp;2=comment_node_story&amp;3=comment_node_story" token="Tq0S6l_rfZ2pM7z7y4wQ33KiieUVFAnGTgxuLypTZdY"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> </div> </div> Tue, 29 Dec 2015 18:52:07 +0000 Jan Ottenbourg 1411 at https://www.ottenbourg.com/blog Dagje Plopsa Coo al na enkele dagen in België https://www.ottenbourg.com/blog/2012/07/dagje-plopsa-coo-al-na-enkele-dagen-belgi.html <div data-history-node-id="1174" class="layout layout--onecol"> <div class="layout__region layout__region--content"> <div class="field field--name-node-post-date field--type-ds field--label-hidden field--item">2/07/2012</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p><img alt="Plopsa Coo" src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/PlopsaCoo2012_1.jpg" height="488" width="650" /></p> <p><img alt="" src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/PlopsaCoo2012_2.jpg" height="488" width="650" /></p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-labels field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/vakantie" hreflang="nl">vakantie</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/sara" hreflang="nl">Sara</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/roos" hreflang="nl">Roos</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/plopsa.html" hreflang="nl">Plopsa</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/magda.html" hreflang="nl">Magda</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/kristel" hreflang="nl">Kristel</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/jan" hreflang="nl">Jan</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/jacques.html" hreflang="nl">Jacques</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/belgie" hreflang="nl">België</a></div> </div> <section> <h2>Reactie toevoegen</h2> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=1174&amp;2=comment_node_story&amp;3=comment_node_story" token="dTFGhP8OYV6isweVXQunpLtpk9fqc6X4k2UDPrSgo8A"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> </div> </div> Sun, 01 Jul 2012 21:47:57 +0000 Jan Ottenbourg 1174 at https://www.ottenbourg.com/blog Rondrit in California https://www.ottenbourg.com/blog/2012/04/rondrit-california.html <div data-history-node-id="1153" class="layout layout--onecol"> <div class="layout__region layout__region--content"> <div class="field field--name-node-post-date field--type-ds field--label-hidden field--item">15/04/2012</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Na enkel (verplichte) "uitrust"-dagen in Los Angeles, kon onze totaal onvoorbereide rondrit beginnen. <strong>Carpe diem!</strong></p> <p><strong>SANTA BARBARA</strong></p> <p>Eerste stop was <a href="https://nl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Santa_Barbara_(Californi%C3%AB)" target="_blank">Santa Barbara</a> op amper <strong>2 uur rijden</strong> van Los Angeles.<br />Na een tochtje met de "<em>family size</em>"<strong> go-cart</strong>, stond een bezoekje aan de <a href="https://www.sbzoo.org/" target="_blank">Santa Barbara Zoo</a> gepland.</p> <p><img src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/California_2012_1.JPG" width="650" height="488" alt="" /></p> <p><img src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/California_2012_2.JPG" alt="Santa Barbara Zoo" width="650" height="488" /></p> <p><img src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/California_2012_2A.JPG" width="650" height="434" alt="" /></p> <p>Vervolgens was het <strong>wandelen</strong> geblazen in de <strong>gezellige hoofdstraat </strong>(State Street) met al zijn <strong>winkeltjes en restaurants</strong>, met een winderig bezoekje aan het <a href="http://www.halspal.com/sbch/" target="_blank">Courthouse</a>.</p> <p><img src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/California_2012_3.JPG" width="650" height="400" alt="" /></p> <p><strong>SAN FRANCISCO</strong></p> <p>Tijdens dag 3 ging het alweer richting San Francisco via de bekende <strong>PCH</strong> of <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/California_State_Route_1" target="_blank">Pacific Coast Highway</a> (Highway 1), maar eerst een kleine tussenstop in <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aptos,_California" target="_blank">Aptos</a>, voor een bezoek aan de <strong>zus van Magda</strong>.</p> <p>Na aankomst in het frisse "<a href="https://nl.wikipedia.org/wiki/San_Francisco" target="_blank">Frisco</a>" was een tochtje met de tram (<a href="http://www.sfcablecar.com" target="_blank">Cable Car</a>) en de <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fisherman%27s_Wharf,_San_Francisco" target="_blank">Fisherman's Warf</a>, met zicht op <a href="https://nl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alcatraz">Alcatraz</a>, de eerste uitstap. </p> <p><img src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/California_2012_4.JPG" width="650" height="445" alt="" /></p> <p><img src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/California_2012_4A.JPG" width="650" height="434" alt="" /></p> <p><img src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/California_2012_5.JPG" alt="Fisherman's wharf San Francisco" width="650" height="571" /></p> <p>De dag nadien vertrokken we voor een <a href="https://www.bigbustours.com/" target="_blank">hop-on-hop-off bus tour</a> om San Francisco te leren kennen. Gezien de <strong>koude en de wind</strong> bleek dit achteraf niet de beste keuze... Hieronder een foto van het bekende <a href="https://nl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lombard_Street" target="_blank">Lombard Street</a>.</p> <p><img src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/California_2012_7.JPG" width="650" height="415" alt="" /></p> <p>Na 2 dagen San Francisco zijn we dan via de <strong>2 km lange, roodkleurige</strong> <a href="http://www.goldengatebridge.org" target="_blank">Golden Gate Bridge</a>, die dit jaar zijn <a href="http://www.goldengatebridge75.org" target="_blank">75ste verjaardag</a> viert, terug vertrokken.</p> <p><img src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/California_2012_6.JPG" alt="Golden Gate Bridge" width="650" height="434" /></p> <p><img src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/California_2012_8.JPG" width="650" height="567" alt="" /></p> <p>We dachten eerst via het <a href="http://www.travelyosemite.com/" target="_blank">Yosemite Park</a> naar <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mammoth_Lakes,_California" target="_blank">Mammoth Lake</a> te rijden en daar te skiën, maar de weg was dankzij de sneeuw gesloten. Het begon al laat te worden, dus over naar "plan B": Fresno en daar overnachten.</p> <p><strong>FRESNO</strong></p> <p>In <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fresno,_California" target="_blank">Frenso</a> hebben we vooral <strong>gerust en gewinkeld</strong>, alsook een nieuwe kinderfilm meegepikt (<a href="https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B005LAII0I/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=theottenbfami-20&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=390957&amp;creativeASIN=B005LAII0I">Mirror Mirror</a>).</p> <p><strong>BIG BEAR</strong></p> <p>Tenslotte zijn we dan, na een <strong>enorme hagelbui</strong> onderweg en een nachtje in <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San_Bernardino,_California" target="_blank">San Bernardino</a>, toch nog <strong>één dagje</strong> kunnen gaan <strong>skiën in Big Bear</strong> (<a href="http://www.snowsummit.com/" target="_blank">Snow Summit</a>)!</p> <p><img src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/California_2012_9.JPG" alt="Roos in Big Bear" width="650" height="434" /></p> <p><img src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/California_2012_10.JPG" width="650" height="797" alt="" /></p> <p><img src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/California_2012_11.jpg" width="650" height="488" alt="" /></p> <p><strong>Iedereen blij! </strong><br />Alhoewel... vakantie weeral voorbij ;-(</p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-labels field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/vakantie" hreflang="nl">vakantie</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/sara" hreflang="nl">Sara</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/san-francisco.html" hreflang="nl">San Francisco</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/roos" hreflang="nl">Roos</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/magda.html" hreflang="nl">Magda</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/los-angeles" hreflang="nl">Los Angeles</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/lax" hreflang="nl">LAX</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/kristel" hreflang="nl">Kristel</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/jan" hreflang="nl">Jan</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/jacques.html" hreflang="nl">Jacques</a></div> </div> <section> <h2>Comments</h2> <article data-comment-user-id="0" id="comment-1548" class="js-comment"> <mark class="hidden" data-comment-timestamp="1339988624"></mark> <footer> <p>Ingediend door <a rel="nofollow" href="http://nederlandseamerikaan.blogspot.com" lang="" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Petra</a> op 18/06/2012</p> </footer> <div> <h3><a href="/blog/comment/1548#comment-1548" class="permalink" rel="bookmark" hreflang="nl">Wat een leuke foto&#039;s</a></h3> <div class="field field--name-comment-body field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Wat een leuke foto's allemaal! Duidelijk lekker genieten.</p> </div> </div> </article> <h2>Reactie toevoegen</h2> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=1153&amp;2=comment_node_story&amp;3=comment_node_story" token="9pJwMJfsCOVYdbQLVB16rfblLmrqELBoLfsW57PyE8w"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> </div> </div> Sat, 14 Apr 2012 22:55:53 +0000 Jan Ottenbourg 1153 at https://www.ottenbourg.com/blog Aankomst Moeke & Vake in Tahiti https://www.ottenbourg.com/blog/2011/03/aankomst-moeke-vake-tahiti.html <div data-history-node-id="1017" class="layout layout--onecol"> <div class="layout__region layout__region--content"> <div class="field field--name-node-post-date field--type-ds field--label-hidden field--item">29/03/2011</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p><img width="650" height="480" alt="" src="//www.ottenbourg.com/blog/uploaded_images/Aankomst-Moeke-Vake-2011.jpg" /></p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-labels field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/tahiti" hreflang="nl">Tahiti</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/papeete" hreflang="nl">Papeete</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/magda.html" hreflang="nl">Magda</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/jacques.html" hreflang="nl">Jacques</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/blog/labels/atn" hreflang="nl">ATN</a></div> </div> <section> <h2>Comments</h2> <article data-comment-user-id="0" id="comment-1455" class="js-comment"> <mark class="hidden" data-comment-timestamp="1301527476"></mark> <footer> <p>Ingediend door <a rel="nofollow" href="http://nederlandseamerikaan.blogspot.com" lang="" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Petra</a> op 31/03/2011</p> </footer> <div> <h3><a href="/blog/comment/1455#comment-1455" class="permalink" rel="bookmark" hreflang="nl">Veel plezier! Leuk, die</a></h3> <div class="field field--name-comment-body field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Veel plezier! Leuk, die lei's!</p> </div> </div> </article> <h2>Reactie toevoegen</h2> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=1017&amp;2=comment_node_story&amp;3=comment_node_story" token="F2lSNUnzKJP9FVokkHpI7GNSp9z4ZNw2LjYzNwS1m44"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> </div> </div> Mon, 28 Mar 2011 22:15:20 +0000 Jan Ottenbourg 1017 at https://www.ottenbourg.com/blog