Ice skaters on Prinsengracht, Amsterdam

Ice skaters enjoying the late afternoon sun on Prinsengracht.  

In the distance is the Westertoren — the most sung-about church tower in the Netherlands.  In the diary of her life during the Second World War, Anne Frank wrote that she could hear the bells of the Westerkerk. 
The house where she and her family hid during the occupation is just a stone’s throw away from the Westerkerk.

Amsterdam: Brouwersgracht / Binnen Oranjestraat

© Copyright: · Terms of Use Houses at the corner of Brouwersgracht and Binnen Oranjestraat. When you view the photo is a larger size you’ll notice how crooked the house at the corner is. It’s been like that for as long as I can remember, but more recently experts have warned that changes in … Read moreAmsterdam: Brouwersgracht / Binnen Oranjestraat