Category Archives: Amsterdam

Rembrandt

Rembrandt van Rijn’s name is synonymous with art in Amsterdam. One of his masterpieces, The Night Watch, is the main attraction at the Rijksmusuem. I aslo visited the Rembranthuis. The museum is worth a visit not only for getting a

Rembrandt

Rembrandt van Rijn’s name is synonymous with art in Amsterdam. One of his masterpieces, The Night Watch, is the main attraction at the Rijksmusuem. I aslo visited the Rembranthuis. The museum is worth a visit not only for getting a

Cute Dutch Tiles

The typically blue and white Dutch tiles can be seen in many places in Amsterdam. I saw the tiles included here at the Museum Ons’Lieve Heer op Solder. It’s amazing how tiny the drawings are. The figures depicted range from

Cute Dutch Tiles

The typically blue and white Dutch tiles can be seen in many places in Amsterdam. I saw the tiles included here at the Museum Ons’Lieve Heer op Solder. It’s amazing how tiny the drawings are. The figures depicted range from

Markets

There are a number of markets to visit in Amsterdam, especially over the weekend. I stumbled upon a few. The Noorder Markt (close to Central Station) sells wonderful local food produce, flowers, books, clothes, hand-made jewellery, ceramics, etc. I also

Markets

There are a number of markets to visit in Amsterdam, especially over the weekend. I stumbled upon a few. The Noorder Markt (close to Central Station) sells wonderful local food produce, flowers, books, clothes, hand-made jewellery, ceramics, etc. I also

Vondelpark

I visited Vondelpark on the day I hired a bicycle. Navigating in a unknown city while cycling is somewhat difficult (especially in Amsterdam with so many other cyclists whizzing past), therefore I got lost. In the attempt to locate myself

Vondelpark

I visited Vondelpark on the day I hired a bicycle. Navigating in a unknown city while cycling is somewhat difficult (especially in Amsterdam with so many other cyclists whizzing past), therefore I got lost. In the attempt to locate myself