Brandenburger Tor

The most famous Berlin sight to see is of course the Brandenburg Gate. Photographed from every side, visited by millions of people, it’s a busy sight. At the Pariser Platz, there are always groups of people taking pictures with the Brandenburg Gate in the background, but also living statues, vendors and every now and then… Continue reading Brandenburger Tor

Zaanse schans

A little bit north of Amsterdam is an outdoor museum: de Zaanse Schans. I don’t think it will get more Dutch anywhere else in the world. Everything you think of when you think of Holland is there. Want to learn how to make wooden shoes? Or cheese? Old-fashioned candy? Ever wanted to see those big… Continue reading Zaanse schans

Flower market – Bloemenmarkt

Tulips from Amsterdam. Of course Holland is known for its colorful tulips and other flowers. Now it’s time to take a small part of it home. Amsterdam has its own flower market. The only floating flower market in the world. The flower stalls stand on houseboats. You can find all kinds of flower bulbs to… Continue reading Flower market – Bloemenmarkt