Sunshine Strolls

Last week, I went on a wonderful, long walk through Amsterdam on a warm, cloudless day, a rarity here in these cold, rainy months! Walking all the way from one train station to another, I could enjoy the hot sunshine to its full benefit and discover some new canals and streets in Amsterdam that I had never seen before.

Walking from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Amsterdam Centraal was quite a feat, covering several kilometres, made especially harder when having to manoeuvre through the many canals in the centre of Amsterdam. It definitely paid off though! We passed a beautiful park called ‘Westerpark’ at the start of the walk, filled with birds, fountains, and blooming flowers.

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The sunshine made for some beautiful photographs of the canals, standing atop the many bridges connecting the streets together.

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A view from atop a bridge over a picturesque canal

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A side view of one of the many canals in Amsterdam

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Two pigeons sunbathing

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One of Amsterdam’s many beautiful canals

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Another canal in the centre of Amsterdam

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In Dam Square

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Close to the Anne Frank Huis in Amsterdam

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A beautiful view next to Amsterdam Centraal Station

Have a wonderful week!

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5 thoughts on “Sunshine Strolls

  1. Tom Schultz says:

    It’s always nice to see that blue sky in March, where I am as well as where you are. You’ve got some really nice pics of the water, esp with tiny ripples and the mirrored images. A perfect photo array for 1st day of Spring!

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