Make your heart b(l)oom and explore Holland by bike with Verita's Visit Holland.
Born on a bicycle and raised in Delft (NL) I love the Dutch countryside. With Verita's Visit Holland I organise bike tours & team events. I take you on and off the beaten track to meet tulip growers, cheese farmers and lords of castles. My specialisation: Keukenhof area, Cheese farm region and Delft countryside. Just send me an e-mail at veritasvisit(@)gmail.com to get more info.
In the UK it’s the end of the mid term break. I’ve been on this road a trillion times. Mainly in spring. The sun’s much lower now. I make a stop every ten minutes to breathe in the fresh air, take in the amazing landscape and catch the sun on camera in all different stages. Today is a great day for a 2.5 hour tour Leiden countryside.
I Amsterdam letters where are you? If you are looking for the iconic letters on the Museumplein in the Dutch capital, you might not find them there. The sign that once stood for inclusion, now is symbol of individualism and mass tourism. Keep your eyes open though, the I Amsterdam letters will not travel too far.
A jar of muddy water, two brushes, a pencil and a palette with a big dot of dark paint. As non-professional painter you might get a tad bit nervous at the sight of these materials. Especially at a Delft porcelain workshop. No pressure! This is going to be fun. Let’s see: what do you need to paint Delft blue?