What I absolutely love about this place is the way that even ‘ordinary’ houses and buildings are of such high quality and are usually embellished with something either beautiful or amusing. I wonder how much this helps the Netherlanders to be so happy and relaxed.
Some doors and windows in Groningen.
This is on the outside wall of a block of flats in Sneek – just for fun!
People make a lot of their windowsills.
Here’s an unusual window treatment – this is a shop, I think.
Ceramics outside a hotel in Workum.
A bird hide and some colourful houses.
and finally…they seem determined to pave everywhere. Makes the cycling easier.