Geithoorn, The Netherlands

It’s commonly-known as “Venice of the North.” Venice minus the crowd, minus the mafia, that is. Hehe. It isn’t that popular a destination yet judging by the number of visitors but I hope that despite this post, it’s kept that way–hidden. Enjoy! 😉

the making of modern Rotterdam

The post-war rehabilitation of the heavily-bombed Rotterdam abandoned the idea of restoring damaged buildings especially in and around the city centre. Instead, restoration took on a moving forward approach–completely taking down the old for the construction of new ones. There are a few historic buildings though that survived the bombardment. They blend in with theContinue reading “the making of modern Rotterdam”