dinsdag 17 oktober 2017

After more then 2 years closure

We have at last entrance again at the former V&D terrace thanks with the coming of Hudson's Bay in Almere.
Here seen from the ground up. One for Our World Tuesday here.

maandag 16 oktober 2017

Got it.

Another from the Philips factory area in Eindhoven. One for Monday Murals here.

zondag 15 oktober 2017


Suddenly 24° C when 10° is more normal for the time of the year.

zaterdag 14 oktober 2017

A forgotten corner

 On the streets in the Philips industry complex. One for Weekend Reflections here.

vrijdag 13 oktober 2017

Industrial design

Skywatch between to former buildings of the Philips factories in Eindhoven. Now a breeding place for all kinds of developments in industrial design with matching shops and restaurants. Next week start the Dutch Design Week again and I can't wait to visit and took already a little taste yesterday.
One for Skywatch Friday here.

To give you an idea, A bar made from old piping from the factory with their original color coding still intact.

woensdag 11 oktober 2017

Not so clear

Are you now allowed to put your bike on the bike signs or not because they may only be parked between the white lines. One for Signs, Signs here.

dinsdag 10 oktober 2017

Living in a new area

Yes I like it very much but only........ that wind. One for Our World Tuesday here.

maandag 9 oktober 2017

Haven't I seen this before?

On the fence of a building yard in the middle of Amsterdam I found this iconic building photo from the thirties again with a new occupation of builders. One for Monday Murals here.

zondag 8 oktober 2017

Street view

One for shadow shot sunday here.

zaterdag 7 oktober 2017

Old in new

The old city behind reflected in the new facades on the Rokin. One for Weekend reflections here.

vrijdag 6 oktober 2017

High worker

In earlier days window washers used ladders to reach their workplace. Now forbidden.
With their telescopic wipers they still can reach the highest windows to clean. Because you have to look up I dedicate this one also to Skywatch Friday here.

donderdag 5 oktober 2017

Floating garden

Against the outskirts of the city you sometimes encounter some unexpected things as this garden with living space floating in the water of the Entrepot harbor.

woensdag 4 oktober 2017

Autumn started

One for Signs, Signs here.

dinsdag 3 oktober 2017

Brick country

One for Our World Tuesday here.

maandag 2 oktober 2017

New neighborhood in the making

The maps are okay. Now the rest. One for Monday Murals here.

zondag 1 oktober 2017

Becoming a thing of the past.

Quickly disappearing from our society, a full ashtray. Catch them when they still exist in use. ( For everybody who want to know I stopped smoking in 1987.)

zaterdag 30 september 2017


In the middle of the central hall library Almere is a big mirroring ball with the effect of the Bean in Millennium Park Chicago. I know its very easy but I couldn't let it go. A selfie with Bieb on the right. One for Weekend Reflections here.

vrijdag 29 september 2017

Clouds on the ground

Autumn skywatch yesterday. One for Skywatch Friday here.

donderdag 28 september 2017

Roof with a view

The roof of Hudson's Bay flagship store in Amsterdam. Also a new building made by and old colleague from my former office. The upper part is a restaurant but was still closed when I was there.
Looking down you have a good view of the entrance to the new metro line that will be in use next autumn.

woensdag 27 september 2017

Big event

Its showtime but for what? Later I saw that it was for the opening of the Hudson's Bay shops in our country. Yes even in Almere we got one.
And not a little one. One for Signs, Signs here.