A pile of amber scattered in the sand was dug out before the sun. But the greatest treasure here is the peace.
Just trying to pronounce the correct name of this island will bear with me. However, he is probably the only person whose legacy has spread throughout this less than 200 kilometer stretch. Otherwise, it is above average. And the locals, of which there are nine hundred, still won’t call him anything other than Schier. That u is pronounced d without obt.
But why should you let yourself be fooled here first? Answer wrong to your fantasy. On whether you can imagine yourself in those insecure and, by the way, completely deserted streets of Europe. On which people just roam freely, because only one hundred residents can drive here, and you idiots collect pieces of amber scattered in the sand. You can also ride a bike here among the dogwoods of this national park. Nothing easy, because the horizon here does not reveal mountain peaks, only unripe canes.
Apart from marveling at the beauty of the sale together, there isn’t much to do. And that is the magic of Schiermonnikoog.
You can turn it off. Literally, because mobile coverage is not worth much here. There is only one way to this Transylvanian region of peace, by ferry from the village of Lauwersoog. Undergo her?