Pam and Canta Car
At 1.1 meters wide, the Netherlands classifies this Canta as a mobility aid for the handicapped. The Canta legally travels on sidewalks and footpaths, and requires no driver's license!
Pam and the Rijksmuseum
The Netherland's Rijksmuseum contains works by many Dutch masters (Rembrandt, Vermeer, Durer) as well as atrifacts of Dutch history.
River of Flowers
Flowers in the Keukenhof, Lisse, South Holland, Netherlands
Flowers in Keukenhof
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Vintage Windmills in Kinderdijk
Owners live in most of these windmills in Kinderdijk, Netherlands. One operates as a museum.
BIke Rack in Kinderdijk
A large log turned into a bicycle rack, positioned next to a canal in Kinderdijk, Netherlands.
A Small Drawbridge in Amsterdam
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The Viking Ve
We sailed on the Viking Ve from Amsterdam to Budapest. The ship's 95 staterooms host up to 190 passengers. Ve refers to the Norse God of Countenance.
Hotel Castle Liebenstein
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In old German "lorelei" means "murmuring," so "lorelei rock" means "murmuring rock." The Rhine indeed murmures as the narrow channel bends around the 433' high rock.
A gate leading to the Hofgarten, gardens attached to the Wurzburg Residence. (The monuments men saved the Residence at the end of WW II.)
Cultivating the Vineyard
A farmer cultivalting his steep vineyard.
Two Viking Longships
The crew lowered left ship's upper deck for passage under low bridges.
The minimal clearance of the lock at Ottendorf, Germany.
The Altes Rathaus (Old Town Hall) in Bamberg, Germany. The building sits in the middle of the River Regnitz.
Altes Rathaus Door
The address sign says, "Stadt Nurnberg, Raghausplatz 2", or City of Nuremberg, City Hall Plaze #2.
Schöner Brunnen, Nuremberg, Germany
This 19 meter high 14th century fountain in the shape of a Gothic spire sits in the town's main market, adjacent to the town hall.
White Asparagus in the Nuremberg Market
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Strawberries For Sale
Strawberries offered for sale in the Nuremberg town market.
Sushi food cart in the Nuremberg town market.
Nuremberg's Animated Clock
Frauenkirche ("Church of Our Lady") hosts this animated clock. Each day at noon, seven electors or "running men" ("Männleinlaufen") march around a statue of the Charles IV, emperor of the Holy Roman Empire.
Entrance to Eibach Lock
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Eisback Lock's 64 Foot Drop
Only 3 of the 19 locks exceed this lock's drop of 19.5 meters. All three of the higher locks measure 24.7 meters,or 81'.
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Magdeburg Water Bridge
The canal's navigable aqueduct carries traffic over a highway.