David Parlato

Rotterdam

Some buildings near De Rotterdam…

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Men at work…

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Full on shot of The New Orleans…

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Hotel New York: very busy with great old world character! Many immigrants boarded ships headed for America from this harbor at this point back in the day.

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This great old wood door is NOT motorized. You push on it with your own hands!

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Part of the Hotel New York…

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Two fotos taken inside the Hotel New York…

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More buildings…

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You just have to love a culture that uses double vowels and bikes!

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Rotterdam

Inside the De Rotterdam…
The shower in the bathroom…

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The towel hanging against the tiled wall…

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Three cute signs indicating a witty sense of humor…

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From the venue: an intelligent design with movie theater, performing theater, space in between for food, drink and dancing. All part of a high rise building: The New Orleans.

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Two fotos taken just outside The New Orleans…

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Rotterdam

The amazing Erasmus Bridge aka “The Swan” spans the Maas River just outside our hotel: De Rotterdam…

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At night after the performance…

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Fotos taken from the bridge and/or near the bridge…

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Two fotos of a barge passing under the bridge…

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Full on foto of De Rotterdam taken from the bridge. This multi-use building, designed by Rem Koolhaas, has been open for only two months. It is the largest building in the Netherlands. It is part of the restoration and revitalization of the “old harbor district of Wihelminapier.

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More from the bridge…

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Five studies on the waters of the Maas River…

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Rotterdam – Stadscentrum & Kop van Zuid-Entrepot

A study of chairs to be found in the lobby of De Rotterdam…

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At the same location: bottles and a chess set.

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Rotterdam – Stadscentrum & Kop van Zuid-Entrepot

Looking out the window of our hotel. I am on the 14th floor looking down.

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More fotos from the window of my hotel room on the 14th floor…

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Haarlem Zuid

I was only able to take these fotos inside our hotel due to lack of time and somewhat colder weather.

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The rug in my room…

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Soap box…

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Hair dryer…

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Hotel door signs…

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Rembrants reproduced on the walls of the hotel…

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A purple vase…

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Tile floor of the lobby…

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Frosted glass window in the lobby…

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