Archive for April, 2012

Amsterdam photographs, Friday, April 27, 2012

I’ve been spending a lot of time working on my fixie bike project and not getting out and taking pictures. Don’t misunderstand, I’ve been leaving the house, but it seems that I’m always running somewhere to pick up a part, or for an appointment. After work yesterday, since the days are finally getting longer and […]

Floating Dutchman canal bus, Amsterdam

Sometimes I come across the Floating Dutchman cruising up and down various canals in Amsterdam. The service was launched last year for transfer passengers who have a long stop-over at the Amsterdam Schiphol Airport. If you have enough time, it’s a great way to spend time that would otherwise be spent sitting in an airport […]

Rainy Monday, 2nd Easter day

Second Easter day is a public holiday here. That’s the day after Easter Sunday, so I took a short walk in the rain. Lots of tourists were wanding around and that always makes things more interesting. Click pics to enlarge them Recycle your plastic bags – into Easter Chickens!!! Looks like a Volkswagon advert, trying […]

Easter Sunday, walking around Amsterdam

It was a beautiful sunny Easter Sunday morning, but by the time I finally got outside, the sun was gone and replaced by a grey dampness. I think that everytime I walk around Amsterdam I see something new, something I’ve never seen before. A guy riding a massive unicycle through traffic, a group of Superheros […]