ook in het Nederlands...>>.. Returned to the island were I spend so many lovely summers. It has been a while since I wrote a blog piece for this website. To many things to do, but more important, to many possibilities to decide for. To keep it short; I followed [...]
Gialova Gardens in the Bay of Navarino is up and running....
it’s so quit. I hear the waves of the sea...
Bungalow Josefine, now available for bookings for summer 2015
I try to live now, but my mind is already back in Greece...
Sitting in the train on my way to my second host, I realize ...
On the search for work in the Golf industry in the south of Spain...
My '365 Days of Golf' road trip, now in this website.....
Really busy days in the Academy and I started teaching....
ook in het Nederlands...>>.. When I arrived at Crete I was picked up by golf teacher Ed van Kampen. Ed is a colleague, boss and a well know acquaintance in the 13 seasons I spent on Crete. As manager in his restaurant "Brasserie het Leidseplein" the golf sport was [...]
ook in het Nederlands...>>.. Where to start to describe these last amazingly four weeks? I think in Sweden. Because some of you may still think I am touring around over there. Far away from the trued, because I am about 4000 km more southwards on the island of Crete. [...]
ook in het Nederlands...>>.. The question is: was it ever my dream? Because I never used that word and suddenly it was there.... Everybody was telling me that I was going to make my dream come true. Strange. What social media can do, because for me it [...]
ook in het Nederlands...>>.. During my stay at golf club Prenden I had a really good lesson with Michael Lins, my first lesson during this tour. Because Michael could only teach me on Friday I decided to ask if I could play on the course on Thursday, even if I [...]
ook in het Nederlands...>>.. The above picture was the first thing I saw this morning when I looked out of my window. Amazing isn't it. I changed my routine a little bit. I started driving in the morning and the evening and during the afternoon playing a course or [...]
ook in het Nederlands...>>.. From now on I will share my thoughts about my 365 Days of Golf on this website. And I would like to tell you a little something about how things are going during these first part of the tour. Golf wise this life is perfect. [...]
MY blog will move from arjanvera.nl/365daysofgolf to Wicked Golfers Why? Not because my adventures are over. But because I learn that having all these websites (arjanvera.nl and TourTravellers.TV = deleted) is to much. So I am going to focus on one website: Wicked Golfers.com (and post on my [...]
Photo has link to the review page of GC Thalersee, near Graz The moment we left Italy it started to rain and it kind of never stopped. So almost all courses in Austria were closed and I did a lot of practice on completely deserted driving ranges. First part [...]
Today we are leaving the first part of our tour. We're crossing the borders between Italy and Austria. One thing is for sure, Italy is a great country for golfing, it has beautiful courses to visit! We had such a great time at all the courses we visited, lovely [...]
What can life be different than expected! When you start a plan like this, of course you have some ideas and expectations of how things will work out. At the moment everything is different. But we are having an adventure. On this blog we will post a weekly update [...]
Today is not the best day of the tour until now. The day I was talking about for a long time (not being able to play because of a problem with the camper), arrived already and even though we had a lot of extra time now to edit I [...]
The surroundings in front of the garage aren't really great, but we had a very good night sleep and we sleep a little longer then normal. We start the day working in the camper, and we figure out that it is a public holiday today! The 25th of April [...]
Today is all about fixing our 'small' problem with the camper. We are stuck on a beautiful parking place, surrounded by olive trees, silence and nature. We slowly start our day, while we wait for the people of the golf course to arrive and see if they know somebody [...]
We start the day with a sightseeing tour in San Miniato, a really lovely Tuscany village. Very nice and quiet at this time of the year. We get lost, because Irene thinks she has a sense of direction, but she absolutely doesn’t. So a bit later then expected we [...]
We are waking up by the sounds of the market traders preparing their stalls for the market of San Miniato. We knew we had to leave early, so we prepare the driver’s seat and leave the beautiful place where we spent the night. We drive through the village to [...]
We’re waking up next to an Italian golf course! We’re living the ideas! IN THE RAIN. Good thing is, it’s not as cold as it was in Holland and Germany. So Irene walks to the beach to practise some yoga and I start my warming up and editing in [...]
ook in het Nederlands...>>.. Our campervan with a nice sunrise at Como Before we leave today we already have a to do list: check the oil level and the cooling liquid, connect the inverter to the start battery and we have to look if we can [...]
ook in het Nederlands...>>.. The campervan in the last snow of the season. Day 2 of the long journey. We wake up early and drive off around 7.15 am. First we drive some mileages and than have breakfast along the way. We heard that a friend from [...]
ook in het Nederlands...>>.. Irene behind the wheel of the campervan A cup of coffee, an extensive shower, laundry possibilities and tanking water. The pleasures of a stay over at people who do have a fully furnished home! We enjoy our little house and learn every [...]
ook in het Nederlands...>>.. the motor is taken completely apart and fixed. Today we start the day at the garage. Only after we enjoyed a lovely breakfast at Stephanie and Peter. The kids Julia and Jan serve everything on the kitchen table. Even with fresh eggs [...]
ook in het Nederlands...>>.. Lunch at Stephanies After another night in a guest bed we wake up early. We have to go to the garage today, because the motor doesn't run on gas any more. But first an other item of the to do list; stickers [...]
ook in het Nederlands...>>.. On the 16th of April we had an item on regional television Omroep Brabant. About 365 Days of Golf. Click on the photo below to be redirected to the web page of Omroep Brabant, where the video is running in the right hand top corner. [...]
On the 16th of April we had an item on Dutch Television, SBS 6, Hart van Nederland. Did you miss it? Click on the picture for the link to the SBS 6 page of this item...
ook in het Nederlands...>>.. Ger, Arjan, Frans and Ad on the terrace of the Peelse Golf in Evertsoord. Day 4 is mainly dominated by media appointments. We're invited by Ad Roest of the Peelse Golf in Evertsoord (North part of Limburg, most Southern province of the Netherlands), [...]
ook in het Nederlands...>>.. On the 15th of April we had an item about '365 Days of Golf' on the regional television of Limburg (L1). Click on the picture to be redirected to the site of L1, were you can watch the video Three reporters out of the [...]
ook in het Nederlands...>>.. Play golf with Tony on De Dommel in St.Michielsgestel (left) and TV recordings for Omroep Brabant (right) on GC de Haverleij. My birthday; 45 springs young. And I am invited to play golf with Tony on Golfclub De Dommel in Sint Michielsgestel. A beautiful [...]
ook in het Nederlands...>>.. Old and new friends visiting us at Golf club Liemeer in Nieuwveen. The next morning an early rise and shine, for day two. Today we drive towards Nieuwveen, where made appointments around 11 o'clock with several friends and old acquaintances. We meet there [...]
Golf Course Regthuys in Winkel. ook in het Nederlands...>>.. Today we start at the Golf and Country Club Regthuys in Winkel. The course were I achieved for the second time my green card (GVB) when we two years ago came back in Holland. [...]
ook in het Nederlands...>>.. Preparations on the campervan before the start of 365 Days of Golf . What a start! We couldn't hope for it on forehand. But that our project would be received in this way, was like a dream come through. On the 7th of [...]
ook in het Nederlands...>>.. local news site 'News Locker Vught' mentions me on their home page. Also the local website Den Bosch.nl spend some lines to introduce the article on the Omroep Brabant site.
ook in het Nederlands...>>.. Interview by telephone by local broadcast station Omroep Brabant Lately we have been busy writing press invites to several media offices in the Netherlands. Today, out of the blue, I was called by broadcast station 'Omroep Brabant' with the question if I was [...]
ook in het Nederlands...>>.. Our web colleagues of Golfweekly publishes the press release with a front page of me and my living for the next year.
ook in het Nederlands...>>.. Straight away after sending out the press release about our amazing project the golf site of Golf Nation published an article about the project. Using the picture that we send in the release I was front page news on this huge site. Responses were nice. [...]
Today we send our first newsletter. As we (my girl-friend Irene and me) are Dutch and have a lot of Dutch friend and relatives, we wrote it in Dutch and send it to all our e-mail addresses. On this blog page, I'll try to write the translation so [...]
[custom_frame_left][/custom_frame_left]Today was a day of getting the 13th of April organised. Yesterday I was invited to come to 'de Dommelse' on the 14th of April. The new 18 holes golf course south of St. Michielsgestel in Noord Brabant (the south part of the Netherlands). Later more about this [...]
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Some of the futures used as widgets (side page information) on the pages of arjanvera.nl/365daysofgolf [one_half] [custom_list style="list-1"] 365 Days of Golf Through Europe in a camper Every day a different course Driving 12.000 km Average 30 km a day Starting in Pisa Finish in Lisbon Visiting [...]
[clear] Be part of the '365 Days of Golf' - road trip Golf course managers that become aware of this project, invite me to come and play on their golf course. You as a golf course (manager) can also support me by funding your green fee. I will adjust [...]
be a partner... ...and together with the others in the crowd we will create a platform for Golf fans all over the world. There are different options to join the crowd and of course I will give something in return for your investment. There are 4 ways to [...]
I have to thank Golfreiswijzer Golf Reiswijzer.nl for this nice article about my project. Nicely written and also mentioning my websites. small note: it is not my intention to visit 365 different golf courses in 365 Days. This will only be possible if one, or more big sponsors [...]
Who am I? with all these nicknames Lately I am realizing that I am known to several people under a different name. And all of these names have a different story. Last night I found a new one. Let me start with this one. As I noticed, [...]
My interview in front of Grand Hotel, Zell am See It was so bloody hot that I had to open a window. Of course it was not hot at all, but I had sweaty hand, sitting there in front of a camera with next to it, a [...]
ook in het Nederlands...>>.. Concerns: Project: '365 Days of Golf' The idea of travelling and playing golf came into my mind a year ago. At that point in my life I decided to change my way of living. For more than 20 years I have been working in [...]
QUESTIONS ABOUT 365 DAYS OF GOLF How come you don't show you whole route already? Where do you plan to stay during the night? How do you pay all this? What is your goal? How come you don't show you whole route already? The reason I can't show [...]
Today on our sailing boat on our way back north out of Paxos. I worked out an idea that I got last night, just before I went to bed. What to make on the home page of my private site: The slider worked and the picture below shows the [...]
In books you read; if you want to make a project work, you have to make a WISH LIST All the object/services/items you need to make your project successful. The basis of my project is sponsorship, that is why I kindly ask you to help me with collecting all [...]
Coincidence once again doesn’t exist. I keep on saying and noticing it. As I am very busy with planning my route for next year, for the huge adventure '365 Days of Golf', I am using the huge site of Leadingcourses.com which gives good information about where are the right [...]
By the start of our new projects we would like to give you some insides in who we are and what brings us to where we are now; Living and working together for 4 years now and since the beginning always in a travellers life style. This means we [...]
a Road trip of 365 Days of Golf and ultimately also playing 365 different Courses travelling around in a camper, filming all the aspects that I encounter. Follow me via this website, or Youtube.com/TourTravellersTV
Since a couple of weeks, we're following the website 365 dagen succesvol. Two Dutch guys (David and Arjan) started this site and wrote some books to help people have more success in their lives. Today I just want to share this quote with you. And if you're Dutch and [...]
I have been searching for some products to help me make nice video's. Today I learned what a drone is. Definitely nothing for surgeons. No, it's a small helicopter with four propellers that can be used to place a camera under to make nice aerial shots. Pretty hard to [...]
AND stuck on Lefkimi Today another 50 shades of grey day.... and we did something we warned our clients for the last four years. We hid sand on Lefkimi, the salt pans on the south point of Corfu. While I was working in my love sweater and for the [...]
It's already half past 11, so at the end of a long day, a story about almost everything that happened today, written by my girlfriend Irene; The morning was quite relaxed, we had a lot of time to prepare things for another week on the sea, tell our guests [...]
Today was another day of discussing and creating business models. While we sailed from the most beautiful spot in the area, Lakka, to the mainland of Greece we were discussing an email the brother of Irene sent us this morning. He had some ideas to make our products more [...]
Friday afternoon…… I’m relaxing at the bar next to our office, drinking an iced cappuccino and reading some yoga magazines looking for information to use on my new to build website (more about that later this week). I take a first sip of my cappuccino and Arjan arrives with [...]
Today we are taking you through a normal day at our office. At this moment we work as flotilla leaders for a Dutch company named OCC Yachting flotilla Corfu, Greece As flotilla leaders we sail between the islands Corfu, Paxos and Anti-Paxos, and the main land of Greece. Every [...]
If you haven't seen this video before, please take a moment to watch and learn. After that we'll tell you how we think about this video and why it's our wet dream as a videographer ;-) This week we saw this video. And it struck us in two ways. [...]
Today we went out to the Corfu Golf Club. It's one of the seven golf courses in Greece. Pretty strange that a country as large as Greece has only 7 courses, but that's a different story! It is also one of the oldest courses of Greece. But today I [...]
How to start a project in a region you don’t know, where you don’t speak the language, where you don’t know a lot about? Where everything is new and exciting and very challenging? We just do. We take the challenge to start and see where things will end. Today [...]
As they write on their own site (go-golf.tv) the whole of Scotland is covered with tantalising greens and fairways suitable for every golfer. Their mission is to bring you closer to these golfing delights through video. They hope, just like us, that you enjoy your visit on their and [...]