Category Archives: Cultural


Photo’s of Sail Kampen 2018

During the easter weekend we had the sixth edition of Sail Kampen. This maritime event is held every few years at the start of the sailing season. The goal of the first edition of Sail […]

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Medieval Festival Hanze 2017

Medieval Festival Hanze 2017 When you approached the Cellebroederspoort od the “Wijde blik” in the park of Kampen, you would get the impression you travelled back to mediëval times. 1427 to be exact, the year […]

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Fleet show Hanze 2017

Fleet show Hanze 2017 Thurstday june 15. the hanzedagen started. Though the official opening would be in the evening with a performance of “Slagerij van Kampen”among other things, there allready was a fleet show in […]

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Workshop photographing birds of prey

Photographing birds of prey At the end of may my wife and I joined a workshop photographing birds of prey. This workshop was organized in Gelselaar by Keimpe and Marleen of Valkerij Schaap. Besides fifteen participants, Andreas Hütten was present. He […]

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Steam-pump station Mastenbroek

Mastenbroek The 35 square mile medieval polder Mastenbroek, between Zwolle, Kampen and Genemuiden is an area which need good water management. After centuries of draining water in a natural way and using wind mills a steam-pump station was […]

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Fireworks with calcium carbide

For many years people in Brunnepe and Kampen use churns and calcium carbide to shoot at new years eve. This tradition started in the early years of the twentieth century. In those years carbide was […]

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