Category Archives: ‘s-Hertogenbosch

Poetry in the streets

Dutch poems can be spotted throughout the city of Den Bosch. With my mother language, Afrikaans, being derived from Dutch, I was able to appreciate some of the poems. It is a wonderful initiative, and the poetry contributes to the

Poetry in the streets

Dutch poems can be spotted throughout the city of Den Bosch. With my mother language, Afrikaans, being derived from Dutch, I was able to appreciate some of the poems. It is a wonderful initiative, and the poetry contributes to the

Sint-Janskathedraal

St John’s Cathedral, or ‘Sint-Janskathedraal’, in Den Bosch is different than other Gothic Cathedrals. Or so it felt for me. It is not situated within a grand open square. One has to walk around the church at close range and

Sint-Janskathedraal

St John’s Cathedral, or ‘Sint-Janskathedraal’, in Den Bosch is different than other Gothic Cathedrals. Or so it felt for me. It is not situated within a grand open square. One has to walk around the church at close range and

Rondvaart Tour

One of the highlights in Den Bosch is the ‘rondvaart’ or channel tour. The old part of the city has a network of water-ways running between and under the buildings. The channels are called ‘binnedieze’. The city went through a

Rondvaart Tour

One of the highlights in Den Bosch is the ‘rondvaart’ or channel tour. The old part of the city has a network of water-ways running between and under the buildings. The channels are called ‘binnedieze’. The city went through a

‘s-Hertogenbosch

‘s-Hertogenbosch, or Den Bosch as the locals say, is a small city in southern Holland. My main reason for visiting was to see the place where the northern Renaissance artist Hieronymus Bosch lived and worked. Established in the early 12th

‘s-Hertogenbosch

‘s-Hertogenbosch, or Den Bosch as the locals say, is a small city in southern Holland. My main reason for visiting was to see the place where the northern Renaissance artist Hieronymus Bosch lived and worked. Established in the early 12th