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Boland-de Vries
The website of the Boland Family.
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This website is mainly in English, but there are some Dutch sections
It houses various information and pictures related to our countries of residence, travels, hobbies and interests
Damplein 18, Middelburg
our National Heritage House

Our travel pictures
mostly Asia Pacific and China in particular

Photo series 2000-2022

China, where we lived,
China, where we worked,
China, where we traveled,
China, with our friends
China, with our art
China, our newspapers,
China, being built
China, Chinese Imperial Dynasties

Bird pictures
Made from the beginning of the Coronapandemic.
From Januari 2021 with my LUMIX

Bird pictures Dutch names !

  1. My former dinkytoys collection
  2. My bird pictures (Dutch)
  3. My flora pictures (Dutch)
  4. Boundary markers at the Zeeuws-Vlaanderen border (Dutch)
  5. Ceramic artwork:The tomb of my parents
  6. Aerial Pictures taken over Zeeland, August 30, 2005
  7. Transporter Bridges Those bridges, of which there are only 9 in the world
  8. De Sermoen van den Onderpaster van St Gilles Fake-Flemish sermon about Adam and Eve
  9. What I just want to have online (only with password)
  10. The websites I look after:

Man has been here 32,000 years. That it took a hundred million years to prepare the world for him is proof that that is what it was done for. I suppose it is. I dunno.

If the Eiffel tower were now representing the world"s age, the skin of paint on the pinnacle-knob at its summit would represent man"s share of that age; & anybody would perceive that that skin was what the tower was built for. I reckon they would. I dunno.

Mark Twain - Was the World Made for Man?