The jogger

June 17, 2020. Slowly the city starts to move again. It seems that many people deeply missed the fitness centers that were closed during the lockdown and still are closed…

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Central Station Amsterdam

This is Central Station as viewed from the east side. As long as I can remember the Railway Station is under construction. Beautiful additions are being built, such as shopping…

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Amstel towards Mint Tower

June 18, 2020. This was just after the strictest part of the lock down. Very few pleasure boats on the Amstel, no tourists, just inhabitants of Amsterdam allowed to take…

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Schreierstoren

The Schreierstoren (to the left) was built around 1487 to defend the city of Amsterdam. It was part of the city wall. It is the only tower of Amsterdam's original…

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Rijksmuseum

I have no exact date when the Rijksmuseum re-opened its doors. I know they were very anxious to open their doors to the public. Although there was not much going…

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Stedelijk Museum

This the new white wing of the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam's Museum of Modern Art, also called 'The Bathtub' by those who do not appreciate the modern architecture added to the…

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Nieuwe Westerdokstraat

Looking down from the top floor of the immense bicycle storage across from the Ibis Hotel located at Amsterdam's Central Station. The bridge for bicycles and pedestrians only connects the…

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