City residents park more bicycles than they do automobiles.
Walking into the Leidesplan to find a warm, dry, place to enjoy a beer.
Throughout the city bicycles in disrepair have been abandoned by their owners.
Amsterdam has many fine museums with the Van Gogh museum probably being the most popular.
Round bike wheels and other eometric shapes make for an interesting pattern.
There are many stately and luxurious homes along Amsterdam's beautiful canals.
A billboard on the canal publicizes Amsterdam's renovation plans.
Amsterdam does not lack for a variety of establishments for dining, drinking and smoking.
Not everyone living on the canal has a great house or a great boat.
Altered State In Amsterdam
How perception might be altered in Amsterdam after a visit to a brown cafe.
Brown cafes are where you buy your legal marijuana and maybe have something to eat and drink too.
A tourist office and the museum behind it are examples of the city's architectural style.
The city is undergoing major renewal and revitalization.
Trolleys are a great way to quickly get around the city.
This strange sculpture rises out of the canal in the Leidesplan.
Many canal boats cater to tourists visiting in the Leidesplan.
There are many to like but we especially enjoyed the aged goudas.
There's a holiday feeling the whole year around in the area known as the Leidesplan.
This street performer at Dam Square assumes the Jim Carry character from the movie "The Mask".
Canal boats serve as homes for many of Amsterdam's residents.
A seductive window display near Amsterdam's famous red light district.
Sex shops are a big attraction for both the tourists and the locals.
Any collection of Amsterdam photos should include some colorful Dutch tulips.
Marijuana smoking is done out the open in the city where it is legal.
Contemplating A Color Change
A colorful display of wigs and hair care products at the Albert Cuyp market.
A unique window display that was seen in an Amsterdam tailor's shop.
Cycling is the most common way for people to get around in Amsterdam.
Girl's Just Wanna Have Fun
These mannequins make me think of the song made so famous by Cindy Lauper.
Free beer is a big draw of the factory tour that's a party for young people who flood the city each weekend.
An interesting old car that was abandoned in Rembrandt Park.
The square is a gathering place for young people from around the world who come for music and partying.
It's October but festive night lights make it feel a lot like Christmas.