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Forum: Photos Yesterday, 05:47 PM
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Posted By PaulVDV
Thank you Luciano, Your niece has...

Thank you Luciano,


Your niece has discovered that these are cubes to dance to.

Kind regards,
Paul
Forum: Photos 07-28-2021, 05:38 PM
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Posted By PaulVDV
To holmertz: The 2020 carpet was postponed to 2021

Thank you Gert,

Every two years, flower lovers can admire the carpet on Brussels' Grand'Place.
Last year, however, that was not possible because of Corona.
This year in the month of August there...
Forum: Photos 07-27-2021, 06:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 37
Posted By PaulVDV
Hi Gert, Obviously, I expected you to be...

Hi Gert,

Obviously, I expected you to be apprenticed to a detective first to learn how to follow someone without being noticed.

I visited Drottningholm Castle and indeed, there was no ice cream...
Forum: Photos 07-16-2021, 05:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 28
Posted By PaulVDV
To jean113: Update

Thank you Jean,


I live in the centre of the country. Here there are few problems.
In some places water of smaller floods has entered the houses, but there is only material damage.
In the west...
Forum: Photos 07-16-2021, 07:31 AM
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Views: 24
Posted By PaulVDV
To ChrisJ: Floodwaters

Thank you Chris,


I live in the centre of Belgium.
The floods occur in the east, in the border area with Germany and the south-east of the Netherlands.
It's the worst flooding we've ever had.
...
Forum: Photos 07-15-2021, 05:48 PM
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Posted By PaulVDV
To holmertz: Many photos

Thank you Gert,


It's hard to compare Kampong Ayer from my visit to what it looked like in your photo.
Some parts are gone now. In other places the water village has been expanded much.

I did...
Forum: Photos 07-15-2021, 09:09 AM
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Views: 20
Posted By PaulVDV
To macjake: The modern city

Thank you Craig,


Although Brunei is the second most prosperous country in Southeast Asia after Singapore, you will find few similarities between the two.
The capital of Brunei, Bandar Seri...
Forum: Photos 07-13-2021, 03:36 PM
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Views: 24
Posted By PaulVDV
To alvaraalto: Probleemsituatie werd voorkomen in Brunei

Dank je wel Rob,


Bruneiers komen niet dronken thuis van een feestje :)
Alcohol is volledig verbannen uit het land.

Vele groeten,
Paul
Forum: Photos 07-12-2021, 09:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 35
Posted By PaulVDV
PS: Just to clarify: The mosque was not the...

PS: Just to clarify:
The mosque was not the intended end goal of a long trip on the wooden walkways. It was the walk itself that was my goal.
Forum: Photos 07-12-2021, 09:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 35
Posted By PaulVDV
To mkamionka: No difficult labyrinth

Thank you Mariusz,

Like a town or village is a labyrinth of roads, a water village is a labyrinth of wooden walkways.
But losing your way here seems impossible to me. After all, it remains a...
Forum: Photos 07-12-2021, 12:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 37
Posted By PaulVDV
Bedankt Lars, Het was niet te merken dat de...

Bedankt Lars,

Het was niet te merken dat de foto achter glas genomen was.

Vele groeten,
Paul
Forum: Photos 07-09-2021, 11:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 68
Posted By PaulVDV
Thanks Chris, I obviously haven't been...

Thanks Chris,

I obviously haven't been there.

Kind regards,
Paul
Forum: Photos 07-07-2021, 10:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 58
Posted By PaulVDV
Hi Gert, I understand that in any case the Finns...

Hi Gert, I understand that in any case the Finns go free.
Forum: Photos 07-06-2021, 07:12 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 24
Posted By PaulVDV
To mkamionka: A coincidence

Thank you Mariusz,


I can't remember a time when I showed more pictures than you.
You've already uploaded more photos in total than I did while you joined the site a little later.
I don't think...
Forum: Photos 07-06-2021, 04:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 48
Posted By PaulVDV
Hi Malgo and Gert, A late answer: Years...

Hi Malgo and Gert,

A late answer:
Years ago I was very surprised that Tiago and Jacob are the same name.
It sounds so very different :)
I didn't know about Jaime and Diego ...

Apparently a...
Forum: Photos 07-06-2021, 04:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 94
Posted By PaulVDV
Hi Chris and Malgo, Beautiful sayings. ...

Hi Chris and Malgo,


Beautiful sayings.
Australia has some wonderful snails!

Paul
Forum: Photos 07-06-2021, 04:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 44
Posted By PaulVDV
Thank you Jean, So we should not be...

Thank you Jean,


So we should not be mistaken between the colour of the flag and the colour of the lifeguard's clothing :)

Kind regards,
Paul
Forum: Photos 07-05-2021, 10:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 73
Posted By PaulVDV
To kasianowak: Safe travel

Thank you Kasia,


I think travellers run little risk in North Macedonia. I would still have every confidence in going somewhere with Macedonians.

I was also pleasantly surprised that I could...
Forum: Forum Feedback and Support 07-05-2021, 10:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 220
Posted By PaulVDV
Hi Mariusz, It's possible to send them a...

Hi Mariusz,


It's possible to send them a message directly via the contact button in their profile.

For other reasons I've already contacted some members.
Some answer soon, others never......
Forum: Photos 07-05-2021, 10:25 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 52
Posted By PaulVDV
Hi Beverley, These are indeed different...

Hi Beverley,

These are indeed different numbers than the ones I found on https://graphics.reuters.com/world-coronavirus-tracker-and-maps/vaccination-rollout-and-access/ where numbers from all over...
Forum: Photos 07-04-2021, 10:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 68
Posted By PaulVDV
To ChrisJ: The pipeline

Thank you Chris,


Perhaps I should note that in certain places the blue pipeline does not follow the walkways at all.

Many years ago I was on Penang but I cannot remember anything of Batu...
Forum: Photos 07-04-2021, 06:41 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 34
Posted By PaulVDV
To lousat: People and language

Thank you Luciano,


Kampong Ayer is mentioned in travel guides but quite briefly and not immediately presented as a highlight. For me, visiting these villages was one of the more beautiful...
Forum: Photos 07-04-2021, 06:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 36
Posted By PaulVDV
To holmertz: The water village

Thank you Gert,

Normally these are pipes for potable water. You can't see it in this picture but I remember that the houses in the other part of Kampong Ayer had electricity.
There I've been...
Forum: Photos 07-03-2021, 11:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 49
Posted By PaulVDV
To emka: Interior and money

Thank you Malgo,


I can imagine that you won't find the interiors of mosques in Brunei as luxurious as in the Emirates.

There is money in Brunei but not as much as in the Emirates.
Moreover,...
Forum: Photos 07-03-2021, 11:43 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 27
Posted By PaulVDV
To mkamionka: Mosque visits

Thank you Mariusz,


No possibility to slip in during prayer services.
They recognize a non-Muslim from miles away :)

On the other hand, I wonder if this mosque is ever full of believers....
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