Posts Tagged ‘Holland’

On places & faces

May 26, 2009

8_AmsterdamIf I were to vote for a name for Amsterdam, I would have gone for ARTeDam. It is around every corner … whoops … canal.

The sun is not in abundance here, but smiling faces and bicycles are.

More on exclusion mechanisms

October 16, 2008

Still under the influence of the Grönholm Method , I just came across an article in NRC Handelsblad on the topic of living in Amsterdam by British sociologist Adrian Favell, professor at the University of California. ‘Or being “weird” which Amsterdammers are very proud of, but which nobody else understands…’ If you are planning to move to Amsterdam, Brussels or London you may wish to throw a glance at Favell’s article .