Untill 1654 gunpowder was stored in a magazine on the Paardenmarkt in the city center of Delft. Then the gunpowder explosion took place and in 1660 this building, far away from the city center was built.
Castle in Dutch #autumn #theNetherlands #landscape #Holland
I call this summer picture: the cyclist and the red elephant. The latter refers to the building which actually has a trunk. #buildings #cycling #TheHague
Delft Resistance Memorial Nieuwe Plantage
Once part of the ME defence wall, the St Huybrechtstower on the other side of the singel now houses the rowing association.
This used to be a Woerden cheese warehouse
Here They Take Dutch Cheese Tasting To Another Level - Verita's Visit
Autumn sunset at The Hague Houses of Parliament from Hofvijver. Always a magical sight.