AMSTERDAM, SUMMER 2009THESE ARE SOME OF MY FAVOURITE BUILDINGS THAT I VISITED DURING MY                      HOLIDAY TO AM...
AMSTERDAM CENTRALDesigned by Pierre Cuypers and A. L. van Gendt
CANAL HOUSESVery attractive canal houses, all along the canals in central Amsterdam.
CANAL LIFTING BRIDGEOne of many different types of canal bridges in Amsterdam.
CANAL BOAT TOURPicturesque way to see Amsterdam, many lovely houses and bridges,                       lots of people cycl...
ANNE FRANK HOUSEPlaque at front entrance to Anne Frank’s house.
ANNE FRANK HOUSE FRONT ENTRANCEVisited here, interesting history.
NIEUWMARKTThe Waag in Nieuwmarkt formerly a city wall gatehouse           like the Bargate in Southampton.
DIE PORT VAN CLEVE HOTELFormer Heineken Brewery, now a hotel that we stayed in.
RIJKSMUSEUMUndergoing Repair, Rebuilding and Refurbishment.       Pierre Cuypers architect (1827–1921)
VONDELPARKLovely park to cycle around Filmmuseum building here also looks good.
FILMMUSEUM BUILDINGIn Vondelpark, used to be a 19 th Century Pavilion, didnt go in here but                  impressive bu...
OUDERKERK AAN DE AMSTEL  Attractive village to cycle out to for a drink, had a large Portuguese Jewishcommunity of 5000 be...
VOLENDAMVery scenic, nice to relax with a drink here.
ZAANSE SCHANS WINDMILLSWindmill Museum on edge of Amsterdam, many original windmills here.
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My Favourite Architecture from places I've visited - Amsterdam, Holland

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These are some of my favourite buildings that I visited during my holiday in Amsterdam. I like the aesthetical features of these buildings and the structural form they exhibit.

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My Favourite Architecture from places I've visited - Amsterdam, Holland

  1. 1. AMSTERDAM, SUMMER 2009THESE ARE SOME OF MY FAVOURITE BUILDINGS THAT I VISITED DURING MY HOLIDAY TO AMSTERDAM.
  2. 2. AMSTERDAM CENTRALDesigned by Pierre Cuypers and A. L. van Gendt
  3. 3. CANAL HOUSESVery attractive canal houses, all along the canals in central Amsterdam.
  4. 4. CANAL LIFTING BRIDGEOne of many different types of canal bridges in Amsterdam.
  5. 5. CANAL BOAT TOURPicturesque way to see Amsterdam, many lovely houses and bridges, lots of people cycling.
  6. 6. ANNE FRANK HOUSEPlaque at front entrance to Anne Frank’s house.
  7. 7. ANNE FRANK HOUSE FRONT ENTRANCEVisited here, interesting history.
  8. 8. NIEUWMARKTThe Waag in Nieuwmarkt formerly a city wall gatehouse like the Bargate in Southampton.
  9. 9. DIE PORT VAN CLEVE HOTELFormer Heineken Brewery, now a hotel that we stayed in.
  10. 10. RIJKSMUSEUMUndergoing Repair, Rebuilding and Refurbishment. Pierre Cuypers architect (1827–1921)
  11. 11. VONDELPARKLovely park to cycle around Filmmuseum building here also looks good.
  12. 12. FILMMUSEUM BUILDINGIn Vondelpark, used to be a 19 th Century Pavilion, didnt go in here but impressive building style to view.
  13. 13. OUDERKERK AAN DE AMSTEL Attractive village to cycle out to for a drink, had a large Portuguese Jewishcommunity of 5000 before WWII but reduced to several families by the Nazi’s.
  14. 14. VOLENDAMVery scenic, nice to relax with a drink here.
  15. 15. ZAANSE SCHANS WINDMILLSWindmill Museum on edge of Amsterdam, many original windmills here.

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