I didn't know there still was so much empty space in the Netherlands.
These are the lands of the Salesians of Don Bosco in Assel. The brothers of this religious order have grown old and they don't work the land anymore. They lease the land to local farmers:
- "And the farmer planted maize and we had no view the whole summer."
Distance mind game
If you're bored in the outdoors - for example while waiting for the bus to arrive - try this simple mind game:
- "What is the most distant object that I can see from here? How far away is it?"
- Then go home and check on the map. Often you will be surprised.
Assel - Google maps