May 26, 2001

Inside reference to cultish web thing. These signs seen around Amsterdam.

Netherlands, Amsterdam, sign


May 26, 2001

Close-up of part of the ornate museum building.

Rijksmuseum, Netherlands, Amsterdam, museum


May 26, 2001

This woman in torment caught my attention. The scupture (and base) shows people in hell--or was it ...

Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, Netherlands, sculpture, museum


May 26, 2001

Delightful public art in the grass near museums. Lizards/iguanas looked quite real.

Amsterdam, Netherlands, sculpture


May 26, 2001

impressive bike parking ramp near the train station

Amsterdam, Netherlands, bicycles


May 26, 2001

impressive bike parking ramp near the train station

Netherlands, Amsterdam, bicycles


May 26, 2001

Vlaamse Frites, means Flemish Fries. So even outside Belgium they're famous.

Netherlands, Amsterdam, sign


May 27, 2001

Janneken Pis, takeoff on the city's prime tourist goal. Hidden away on side street among the crowde...

Brussels, Belgium, statue


May 27, 2001

Le Cygne (swan--butchers' guild), right, and l'Arbre d'Or (golden tree--brewers' guild). Emblems of...

Belgium, Grand-Place, Brussels, buildings, narrow dutch buildings


May 27, 2001

From left, Hotel de Ville (city hall), le Renard (fox--haberdashers' guild), le Cornet (horn--bargee...

Grand-Place, Belgium, Brussels, buildings, narrow dutch buildings