Pear picking

On the day that Jelle brought me to Bor a few weeks ago, around 30 people from our home village came together for the pear harvest. The owner had promised to give a certain amount of money for each square bushel. This faithful, hardworking group of people managed to get 42 of these bushels. This…

Laundrylines

On a walk through Bor I captured quite a few laundrylines. I promised to post it after I had finished my own pile of laundry. All I can say is, that it was a real battle against nature as the sun was out when I filled my line, but soon after it started pouring with…

Bor-Thuis: 7 hoogtepunten

“Zet je nooit de motor aan als je vanaf de berg naar beneden gaat?”  vroeg ik toen we de berg afgingen met een knetteroud brakkie van een wagentje. “Nee, zo doe ik het al jaren,” zei hij. “Maar mijn gezin wacht thuis op me en ik zou ze graag in levende lijve terugzien.” dacht ik. Gelukkig kwamen…

Bor-Home: 7 highlights

“Do you never start the motor when you drive downhill?” I asked when we went down from the house in the mountains. “No, this is the way I have done it for years,” he replied. “I have a family at home waiting…would be nice if I could meet them, alive,” I thought. Happily, we arrived…