Winter Magic in Amsterdam

So Europe is going through a pretty bad cold snap right now. One bright thing to come out of this is that the canals in Amsterdam have frozen over for the first time in over a decade. The result is truly amazing. Check it out:

In December last year I was staying at the Toren Hotel which is along Keizersgracht, the second of the three main canals ringing the city. Amsterdam is a fantastic place. I was unprepared for the quaint beauty of the city, its canals, its cobblestoned roads, the gorgeous waterfront architecture. And to see people now making their way across the ice. Mind ‘spolsion! Damn I really want to go back…


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