I fly home from Amsterdam tomorrow, Friday the 26th! I can't wait, but this last week in Amsterdam has been nice. First I went to a festival to see one of my favorite musicians, The Tallest Man on Earth, and it was a blast.
I walked around all day every day, ate amazing food, went to bookstores, made a bunch of new friends and met with some old friends, went to some parks, and enjoyed the sun when it was out.
Saw some live music:
Went to the Rijks museum and saw Rembrandt's masterpiece, The Night Watch:
I took a ferry and went to the north of Amsterdam, which is largely industrial but there are really nice pockets like Cafe de Ceuvel, a self sustained community for artists and workshops, with a bar and restaurant. It was made up of house boats and was right on the water, it was amazing:
It had a floating garden: