Find the motorcycle in the church – Breda, the Netherlands

The Onze-Lieve-Vrouwekerk in Breda is a beautiful church in the center of the city. And even though most Dutch people won’t know why, it is a monument of great national importance. That is because in this church, the ancestors of our royal family are buried in beautiful mausoleums.… Read More Find the motorcycle in the church – Breda, the Netherlands

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A palace, a funfair or modern architecture? – Rotterdam, the Netherlands

When I first saw these houses, I thought: ‘How can anyone live comfortably in these houses?’ But believe me, it’s possible. There are 39 of these cube houses in Rotterdam, of which one is a museum. This Kijk-kubus museum even has some custom-made furniture, adapted to the sloped walls.… Read More A palace, a funfair or modern architecture? – Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Hidden messages in the sculptures of the Dam Palace – Amsterdam, The Netherlands

The Dam Palace was built in the Dutch Golden Age, the 17th century. Amsterdam was the biggest city of the Dutch Republic and the prosperity was at its peak. The Dam Palace was built as the city’s town hall. It’s interesting to find out what the sculptures are trying to tell us about Amsterdam.… Read More Hidden messages in the sculptures of the Dam Palace – Amsterdam, The Netherlands