Category: Blog

New Home

After living in Amsterdam for a long, long time, I am moving out of the city. I am going to rent an appartment in Bussum, half an hour from Amsterdam. It is a small...

Train Stations

I don’t have a car, I don’t even have a driving license! So I see a lot of train stations. Ugly, old, modern, beautiful, they come in all variations. I’ll share some…

Beter Leven Sterren

Hopelijk heb je de Beter Leven sterren van de Dierenbescherming gezien op vlees en eieren in de Nederlandse supermarkten, en let je hierop bij het kopen van producten.

Metro Station Rokin

Yesterday people interested could take a peak preview of the art work in the new metro Station Rokin in Amsterdam. The items on the walls represent things found while digging out the station. Oddly...

Amsterdam City Residence

The mayor of Amsterdam lives in one of the canal houses on the Herengracht in Amsterdam. Like a lot of these houses, they look quite simple from the outside, but are palaces from the...

Silence

The Old Church in Amsterdam is the oldest building of the city. I was lucky enough to have a beautiful experience here; a concert in a dark church during sunrise. Broken mirrors on the...

Leren van de 20e eeuw

In de Verenigde Staten is het onwaarschijnlijke gebeurd en is iemand aan de macht gekomen die niet geïnteresseerd is in het welzijn van iedereen. Ook in Europa lijkt het populisme groot te worden. De...

Traffic on the IJ

A beautiful time-lapse of the traffic on the IJ. The IJ, the waterway splitting Amsterdam in two, is one the most busy waterways in the Netherlands. Can’t stop looking at this time-lapse, especially the...