Wish you were here

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Ik werd vanmorgen wakker om een uur of vier, het kan half vijf zijn geweest. Helemaal zeker weet ik het niet meer.En het eerste wat ik hoorde, of althans wat ik dacht te horen was 'How I wish, how I wish you were here' Geloof me, ik ben naar beneden gelopen om te kijken of … Continue reading Wish you were here

Weekly photo challenge – Bridge

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Erasmus Bridge Rotterdam Oh, here we are at the bridge. I'm going to shut my eyes tight. I'm always afraid going over bridges. I can't help imagining that perhaps, just as we get to the middle, they'll crumple up like a jackknife and nip us. So I shut my eyes. But I always have to … Continue reading Weekly photo challenge – Bridge

Thursday Doors – White doors and yellow Garden Bench

Thursday doors - White doors

White doors And a yellow Garden Bench. Without a garden. Not even in the neighborhood. Thursday Doors is a post series run by Norm Frampton. If you like interesting doors, visit his site and check out what people are sharing today. Thursday Doors june 29th Save Save Save

Weekly photo challenge – Ambience

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Space Oddity This is Ground Control to Major Tom You've really made the grade And the papers want to know whose shirts you wear Now it's time to leave the capsule if you dare "This is Major Tom to Ground Control I'm stepping through the door And I'm floating in a most peculiar way And … Continue reading Weekly photo challenge – Ambience

Monochrome Monday – Erasmus bridge Rotterdam

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The Swan - Erasmus Bridge in Rotterdam The Swan in Rotterdam is an outstanding example of the beauty of modern Dutch, and specific Rotterdam architecture. A fine object for Monochrome Monday. Designed by Ben van Berkel of the UNStudio the bridge presents the unity between the two parts of Rotterdam city. Until the opening a … Continue reading Monochrome Monday – Erasmus bridge Rotterdam

Cee’s Which Way Challenge

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Museum boymans van beuningen My latest entry in Cee’s Which Way Challenge. A corridor in Museum Boymans van Beuningen in Rotterdam. Boymans van Beuningen is a museum of modern- and contemporary art located in the centre of Rotterdam. It was one of the few buildings still standing in Rotterdam after the mei 1940 bombardement by the German … Continue reading Cee’s Which Way Challenge

Cee’s Which Way Challenge – Stairway to Heaven

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Stairway to heaven My second entry in Cee’s Which Way Challenge. In the Rotterdam Kunsthal, a cubic build museum in the center of Rotterdam, leads a stairway seemingly straight into the buildings next door. Or straight into heaven .. Cee's Which Way Challenge #12

Weekly Photo challenge – Humanity 2

Weekly photo challenge - Humanity

Humanity These photo's are completely opposite to my original posting. They are full of life and freedom. I visited a street festival in de Witte de With street in Rotterdam. And on my way in had time to attend an Art Fair in the Laurenskerk. Humanity in the best way I can image. Freedom and … Continue reading Weekly Photo challenge – Humanity 2

Weekly photo challenge – Monument

Erasmus Bridge Rotterdam - weekly photo challenge

Erasmus Bridge - Rotterdam - The Netherlands I was born in Rotterdam, 56 years ago. The city was still suffering from the Second World War. The city centre was destroyed in May 1940 causing thousands of victims. Rotterdam was a construction place for dozens of years. My playing ground as a kid was a wasteland. … Continue reading Weekly photo challenge – Monument

Gouda in 52 photo’s – Puch at st-Johns

Gouda in 52 photo's | Puch at st-John's basilic

Met de leeftijd komt de weemoed. Niet naar de Puch, ik heb altijd op Kreidlers en Yamaha's gereden, maar naar de tijd dat je nog geloofde dat alles mogelijk was. Niet dus. Maar eigenlijk wist je dat toen ook al. Bij ons in Rotterdam vochten de Hoeken tegen de Steinen. En tegen de rest van … Continue reading Gouda in 52 photo’s – Puch at st-Johns

Flip-flop

Op metrostation Centraal in Rotterdam viel het mij op. In de spits werd ik omringd door vrouwen in rokje met flip-flops. Een trend kon ik  niet direct ontdekken. Plastic Zeeman floppers en leren Birckenstocks werden afgewisseld met Kayla's van UGG. Iedere vrouw liep te strompelen. Duur of goedkoop maakt kennelijk niet uit. Hoewel de meeste … Continue reading Flip-flop