Tag: lomography netherlands

  • My Favorite Spots in Amsterdam Part I Westelijke Eilanden (the Western Islands)

    written by paramir on 2010-04-07 #places
    My Favorite Spots in Amsterdam Part I Westelijke Eilanden (the Western Islands)

    If you are visiting Amsterdam, or live here, pick yourself a nice, sunny day, and take yourself for a relaxing walk around the western islands.

  • The dust has settled in the Lomography Gallery Store Amsterdam

    written by mrmaart on 2011-09-14 #news
    The dust has settled in the Lomography Gallery Store Amsterdam

    What a party, what an opening, what a cake and what a lovely great people that joined the Grand Opening of the Lomography Gallery Store Amsterdam! It was a blast. Now it's about time to enjoy the very first party pictures and look back at an amazing start of a new Dutch Lomography era. Ready, steady? GO!

  • Grand Opening Lomography Gallery Store Amsterdam

    written by mrmaart on 2011-08-31 #news
    Grand Opening Lomography Gallery Store Amsterdam

    Oh yeah baby, this is the moment you and we all have been waiting for. Excitement all over the place. Rampapam....the Grand Opening party of the Lomography Gallery Store in Amsterdam! Read on to find out all the details, party facts and most important - make sure you'll be there!

  • Waterlooplein Flea Market - Amsterdam

    written by monoflow on 2009-05-08 #places
    Waterlooplein Flea Market - Amsterdam

    This is a place to go if you want to experience something. You will not find any valuable antiques; you will not be overwhelmed by variety or the size of the market. You will find a small, very friendly, varied and interesting market.

  • NDSM: Creative Amsterdam

    written by -alia- on 2011-01-09 #places
    NDSM: Creative Amsterdam

    NDSM is a former shipyard in north Amsterdam and is the center for alternative culture these days. This vast area of 84,000 m2 makes up the NDSM Hall, workshops and artistic studios along with two big dimension cranes and two huge ship slipways.

  • Get Ready...

    written by mrmaart on 2011-09-14 #news
    Get Ready...

    If you were there, you might have bounced on two funny guys pointing a massive movie camera right in your face. Please meet upcoming amigos Sjaak&Nout - they documented the entire Grand Opening Party of the Lomography Gallery Store Amsterdam! While the editing of this real Sjaak&Nout-Movie has started, we managed to get a sneak preview. Ready? Steady? GO!

  • The Party is ON!

    written by mrmaart on 2011-09-13 #news
    The Party is ON!

    Press contacts, Lomographers and our neighbors of course - they all dropped by at our Grand Opening Party of the Lomography Gallery Store Amsterdam! Check out the live updates in this article :)

  • Artis Zoo, Amsterdam

    written by -alia- on 2010-11-20 #places
    Artis Zoo, Amsterdam

    For those who like animals, the Artis Zoo in Amsterdam is an amazing place to spend a beautiful day in! You really feel like you're in an oasis of peace at the heart of the city. At Artis Zoo, one can easily relax and only hear the animals living there, which are up to 700 species!

  • Hortus Botanicus, Amsterdam

    written by -alia- on 2010-10-24 #places
    Hortus Botanicus, Amsterdam

    If the sun is shining in Amsterdam go and enjoy the Hortus Botanicus, one of the oldest botanical garden in the world. Breathe the fragrances and lose yourself with the stunning surrounding.

  • The Bulldog International 5 stars Hostel

    written by grenoouille on 2009-03-02 #places
    The Bulldog International 5 stars Hostel

    Located in the middle of the Red Quarter, the Bulldog is one of Amsterdam’s most famous Institutions: it was one of the first coffee shop in town and one of the first hostel.

  • Amsterdam Street-Markets

    written by agrimony on 2008-08-04 #places
    Amsterdam Street-Markets

    One of the most interesting shopping possibilities in Amsterdam is the several street-markets which can be found all over the city. The most famous one is maybe the Waterlooplein –market. There you can buy second-hand clothing but also new clothes, dvds, cds, rummage, and so on. It has its own metro-station and it is open from Monday to Saturday, 8:30 am – 5:30 pm.

  • At the beach in Zandvoort

    written by spoeker on 2011-04-26 #places
    At the beach in Zandvoort

    Zandvoort in the Netherlands is always good for a nice day at the beach. The name comes from "sand" and "ford" (voorde) - and if Zandvoort is known for one thing, it's vast beaches. So put your suntan on and get ready to have the time of your life!

  • Amsterdam Grachten

    written by agrimony on 2008-08-05 #places
    Amsterdam Grachten

    What makes Amsterdam such a special city are the Grachten which crosses the whole (inner) city annular. “Gracht” is Dutch for canal. The Grachten are small waterways spanned by lots of bridges. The start of their building was in 1612 because of more comfortably transport of wares form one depository to another but also for drainage and defense.

  • Amsterdam

    2008-05-09 #places

    One of my favorite places in Amsterdam is Amsterdam itself. It has so much diversity, you can't imagine. Every day there is a new face to this city, revealing it's true nature to the eye of the beholder...

  • Amsterdam NEMO (Science Center)

    written by agrimony on 2008-08-04 #places
    Amsterdam NEMO (Science Center)

    NEMO is the biggest science center all over The Netherlands. You can see it when you arrive at the Central station (the central station) because of its extraordinary architecture – it looks like a big green ship - designed by Renzo Piano. It was built in 1997 and is situated on the fundamentals of the IJtunnel.

  • Vacation in Amsterdam

    written by agrimony on 2008-04-27 #places
    Vacation in Amsterdam

    Amsterdam... one of my favorite cities I have ever spent my holidays! There are lots of sightseeing objects in Amsterdam, for example the Van Gogh Museum. It is the main museum with Van Goghs works, also very early ones. Also very interesting is the Rijksmuseum, where you can watch Dutch art from 16th to 19th century or the Rembrandthuis, which was the house of Rembrandt (what a surprise!).

  • Vondelpark (Amsterdam)

    2008-05-09 #places
    Vondelpark (Amsterdam)

    But my absolute favorite place in the whole world will be the Vondelpark. It's a park in the south of Amsterdam and It's a place where I go when I want to get my mind clear or go into a state of happiness and tranquillity....

  • Amsterdam ARCAM (Centre of Architecture)

    written by agrimony on 2008-08-05 #places
    Amsterdam ARCAM (Centre of Architecture)

    If you are interested in modern architecture, and you are on a holiday in Amsterdam, you should visit the ARCAM, the centre of architecture. The building itself is a great peace of architecture designed by Dutch architect René van Zuuk in 2003. It is situated between NEMO and the shipping museum.

  • Westergasfabriek (Amsterdam)

    written by esca75 on 2008-05-09 #places
    Westergasfabriek (Amsterdam)

    The Westergasfabriek in Amsterdam was built in 1883 by the English Imperial Continental Gas Association (ICGA). The fabric is now the home of cultural events, artists, bars, cinema. You can chill in the Westerpark as well and enjoy the view of the beautiful old factory.