What’s not to love about Amsterdam? It’s a sight to behold, what with all the refreshing brown brick houses, ornate bridges and canal-lined streets. It also happens to be one of the world’s most culturally diverse cities. The first time I was here was in February of last year; it was bitterly cold. I paid a visit to the Body Worlds exhibit, which I highly recommend.
Having grudgingly gotten used to the German way of avoiding eye contact and/or small talk with strangers, I was pleasantly taken aback when I entered a public restroom in the Netherlands only to be greeted with a warm smile from a fellow customer. The rest of my experiences only confirmed the fact that the Dutch are friendly folk. Continue reading “Visual Diary: Weekend in Amsterdam”