Together with Jacqui, I went for a week to the Creek Island of Samos. A beautiful island where we had a well deserved holiday.
The island has stunning coastlines, picturesque towns, very hospitable people, it is quite green, has some nice mountains and a couple of wonderful hidden gems.
Please find the first part of the series.
During August and September 2014 there was an exhibition about ‘Dutch skies’ in museum De Hallen in Haarlem. Different kinds of art related to Dutch skies, were shown in the museum. On my birthday we went to this very interesting exhibition.
Parallel with this exhibition, a photo contest was organized and I’m proud to announce that I’m one of the three winners.
Here you can find the announcement of the museum.
My winner photo:Read More»
For work I spent two weeks in Suriname. This country used to be a Dutch colony and their official language is Dutch. For that reason I was asked to give a training at Staatsolie in Paramaribo.
Fortunately there was some time to explore and take pictures.
This is the first series, hope you enjoy them.Read More»
While I was for business in the south of the Netherlands, I visited Margraten. Here is the Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial situated. It is Europe’s third largest war cemetery for unidentified soldiers who died in the second World War. 8,301 soldiers are buried there under long rows of white crosses and stars of David. All graves are adopted by locals, who attend the graves and lay flowers every now and then.
It is very impressive and it makes you very humble to walk along those graves. So many men died for our freedom.Read More»