Out and About/ Fotographie

{pictures from groningen}

Let me apologize in advance for this image-heavy post. ;)
Like I mentioned in the last Floral Friday, the hubby and I went to Groningen in the Netherlands last week. We had a really good time exploring the city (I haven’t been for about 3 12 years). The weather was amazing — not too warm and not too cold. All in all just a beautiful day!
I’m in love with the little red brick houses..
..all the pretty details around town..
..and the canal going through the city (not in love with the muddy water so much..)!
It was the first time I’ve seen the bridge turn to let a couple boats through..
Well, I know most of you live overseas, but if you’re ever around here, you should go visit Groningen. Only after you’ve stopped by my hometown, Bremen, of course! ;)

I’m partying here


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12 Kommentare

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    Dienstag, der 24. Mai 2011 at 11:08

    Nice pictures! Time for me to go to Groningen again, it is a pretty place. Good to read that you had a lovely time there.

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    Cherished Bliss
    Dienstag, der 24. Mai 2011 at 14:57

    Ahh I love the horse picture!! and the one directly below it. They are all awesome! Thanks for linking these up!


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    the cape on the corner
    Dienstag, der 24. Mai 2011 at 15:29

    oh, man, that looks adorable! i wish i knew about it a year ago when we were over there. i hear ya about the muddy canals…delft’s canals were soo cute, but they were topped with yucky algae or something!

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    Dienstag, der 24. Mai 2011 at 15:59

    So pretty! I love the brick buildings too!

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    Dienstag, der 24. Mai 2011 at 20:08

    Beautiful pictures. They make me wish I was there. So lovely.

    –Rachel visiting from Take a Look Tuesday

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    Desiree @ The 36th Avenue
    Mittwoch, der 25. Mai 2011 at 01:32

    Vanessa, thank you so much for sharing the pictures. I am from Spain and all of these old buildings remind me of the streets of Madrid and Barcelona… I love Europe! …Now I feel homesick ;)

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    Mittwoch, der 25. Mai 2011 at 22:30

    When you’re coming over to Groningen (again), let me know! I’ve lived here for years and years and know where to find a lot of hidden pearls I’d love to share with you guys!! I regularly post about Groningen as well over at http://www.livlig-online.com

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    Donnerstag, der 26. Mai 2011 at 21:23

    Hey Vanessa, I’m passing along the Versatile Blogger Award for your awesome eye for beauty! Love the way you put things together-gorgeous!


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    Freitag, der 27. Mai 2011 at 11:16

    Looks like an amazing place to visit, thanks for sharing such wonderful photos.

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    Sam @ The Junk House
    Montag, der 30. Mai 2011 at 20:15

    Beautiful pictures! I’d love to visit someday. I’ve never been anywhere in Europe, but I’ve been pushing for a trip within the next 2 years.

    Following from Polly Want a Crafter! Would love for you to stop by!

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    Jennifer DeDonato
    Dienstag, der 31. Mai 2011 at 04:44

    wonderful pictures…I want to go.

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    Lindsey @ Inspiring Creations
    Dienstag, der 31. Mai 2011 at 18:51

    So beautiful! Looks like you guys had fun! :)

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