It’s wet!

Tonight it sounds like the storms that pestered us for days and nights on end are over.   The wind took our sign saying: Be carefully, free animals.    It will need some new nails or screws Finally it’s quiet outside. The storms by the names Dagmar and Egon and all the nameless howling wind in between […]

About streets and trees along the canals

 The spire of Oude Kerk Digging Amsterdam’s main canals and the many cross canals has been a tremendous achievement, especially when you consider that the excavation work was carried out by foot and hand.  Singel no. 96 The construction and paving of the docks was no less difficult though, with all the hand cut cobbles […]