Architecture, Amsterdam

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    by pieter_jan_v Written May 22, 2011

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    The spionnetje is a typical Amsterdam thing. It's a rear mirror like spy-device people living at the upper floors use to see who is at the front door at street level.

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    Amsterdam Architecture - Picture Stones

    by pieter_jan_v Written Feb 21, 2010

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    De Vlugh va Egipten
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    The facades of the old Amsterdam houses are reflecting their history.

    Pictures stones, ornaments, cramp-irons, skylights and gabels tell their own story.

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    Dam Square

    by Backpackin_Mac Written Jan 16, 2004
    The heart of The Dam

    When you are looking good and want to relax, pull up a bit of concrete and people watching is the preferred activity.

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