Posts Tagged “Amsterdam canals”

Boat trip from the Center of Amsterdam to Ijburg

Yesterday I had to relocated my electric sloop to the docks at Ijburg, so I borrowed a real Amsterdam “working boat”. It’s a very heavy medium sized tug boat named “the Pear” that used to work in the Amsterdam harbor moving container ships around. So it was a little overkill to use it to relocate […]

Winter morning, Saturday, November 19, 2011

Woke up to a dark sky and patch clouds flowing westward toward Germany. As the sun rises, the fog lifts. Might turn out to be another glorious day. The canal that ends, the Achtergracht, and the Muse Salon boat. The canal that ends, the Achtergracht, and the Muse Salon boat. Blue-eyed geese, waiting to attack […]

Foggy morning, Monday, November 14, 2011

It started last night. The warm temperature of the water combined with the dropping winter temperature and high humidity have made rolling steam across the top of the water. Steam rolling over the surface of the canals. Steam rolling over the surface of the canals. Steam rolling over the surface of the canals.