Monthly Archives: August 2014

City Swim Amsterdam 7 september

amsterdam city swim '14

Nog 9 dagen en we duiken de gracht in voor stichting ALS tijdens de City Swim Amsterdam. Samen met Antonie Tilanus steunen we stichting ALS. Start 7 september om 10.00 (1e wave) bij de Hermitage aan de Amstel. Helena (uw gastvrouw Prinsengracht 969)

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Little Kingdom by the Sea is coming out Prinsengracht 969 = no. 68

‘Little Kingdom by the Sea’ offers an exclusive peek into the lives of the colorful inhabitants of the KLM Houses, who made their mark of Dutch history by Mark Zegeling. Prinsengracht 969 is KLM house no. 68.
 

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Since the 1950s, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has presented Delft Blue miniature houses to its Business Class passengers. These replicas of historic houses and national monuments are considered to be iconic of the Netherlands worldwide. ‘Little Kingdom by the Sea’ offers an exclusive peek into the lives of the inhabitants of the KLM houses. These pioneers, bold adventurers and other colorful figures made their mark on Dutch history. Extensive research including interviews with architectural historians and current residents have yielded a wealth of new information, engaging anecdotes, unique and juicy stories.

 
Little kingdom by the sea