• Netherlands
  • Snapshots: Amsterdam

    Amsterdam was an incredibly photogenic city. I spent a considerable amount of time walking along its many canals and capturing the city’s beauty. So here are snapshots of what I saw through my lens, which also concludes my series of Amsterdam blog posts: I loved how Europeans decorated everything with flowers, from windows to door […]

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  • Museumplein

    On my biking tour of Amsterdam I passed Museumplein, the square that is home to three major museums in Amsterdam, and made a mental note to check it out later. Well…my ulterior motive was to get a picture with the “I amsterdam” sign located in the square! But I found so much more: I first approached Rijksmuseum upon arrival. It is […]

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  • Bloemenmarkt

    I did my research before leaving for Amsterdam (WoW has a great city guide) and knew that Bloemenmarkt, the only floating flower market in the world, had to go on my to-do list. It sounded so cool – the flower stalls stood on houseboats. After a biking tour of Amsterdam and its countryside, I went to check it out. It […]