Monday-Windows-PC-Amsterdam-3

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Basilica of St. Nicholas

(Sint Nicolaaskerk)

Amsterdam…

…and its…

…Rose Window.

Some of these images were posted last week.

Since then I identified the building

and decided it deserved its own post.

🙂

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Monday-Windows-PC-Aug-31

Cee’s-FFChallenge-Cycles

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Bicycles in

Lille,

France.

Competitors in the

Cadell Evans

Great Ocean Road Classic

which starts and ends

in Geelong.

Amsterdam.

The corner opposite the…

…Amsterdam Railway Station

at peak hour.

Amsterdam

Amsterdam

 

An Indian motorbike.

A-Photo-a-Week-Challenge-Glass

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To begin with…

…some…

…regular…

…glasses.

In Amsterdam we watched a glassblower…

…at work.

The finished product was far

better than the photo.

Souvenir of Africa

 

 

Glasses from a distance and…

 

 

…close up.

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A Photo a Week Challenge:   Glass

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Lens-Artist-PC-82-Literary-Capitals

 

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All in italics is from Google. 

No correspondence entered into if you disagree  😉

I may be so far off the mark this week

it will be embarrassing.

I had to ask Google and my photos reflect

information found thereupon.

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Amsterdam Railway Station,

The Netherlands

Amsterdam’s renown as a world book capital

has been present ever since the

Golden Age of the Dutch Republic

in the 17th century.

 

 

 

Which country has the greatest literature?

France

France is known internationally for Its

very rich culture, and literature

has shaped our lifestyle and culture

throughout centuries .

 

Finally, a surprise…end on a high note! 🙂

Edinburgh has been named as the

City of Literature.

One step behind Edinburgh is….

Melbourne, Victoria,

Australia.

Melbourne City of Literature is a

City of Literature located in Victoria, Australia,

as part of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network.

It was designated by UNESCO in 2008

as the second City of Literature,

after Edinburgh.

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Lens-Artist Photo Challenge Patti:  Literary-Capitals

Lens-Artist Photo Challenge Leya:  Literary-Capitals

Lens-Artist Photo Challenge Amy:  Literary-Capitals

Lens-Artist Photo Challenge Tina:   Literary-Capitals