Bicycles and Tulips

Impressions of Amsterdam and Lisse, Netherlands.

There are approximately 800,000 bikes in Amsterdam – population 838,000 – 63% use their bikes on a daily basis.

Tulips – 63% of the world’s tulips are grown in Holland.

#keukenhof #gardenofeurope #tulips #bicycles 

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About Paige Shaw

Bitten by the wanderlust bug years ago - I have become an eyewitness to and documenter of the world’s divergent cultures (108 countries and counting). Photographing vistas that take my breath away and connecting with everyday people. Watching my photography transform over the years has inspired me to do more, take chances and seek out the unknown. I’m also a wife, mother, yogi, pilgrim, burner, skier, scuba diver and gypsy. “Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” ― Pablo Picasso

4 thoughts on “Bicycles and Tulips

  1. Claudia

    I showed the Keukenhof pictures to my Ikebana teacher (sensi) this afternoon and she loved them. Thanks for sharing. We saw this many years ago and were wowed as you were!

  2. Claudia

    No. I have been with my teacher for 30 years. The only Japanese I now are Ikebana terms.


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