Spring isn’t over yet and the summer festivals are announced. Last year I visited the Aalsmeer Flower Festival for the first time (see my photo review) and I was pleasantly surprised by this festival.
What a wonderful weekend! We had a lovely Meet & Greet on Friday afternoon at the tourist office of Noordwijkerhout. And yesterday we had the flower parade! Have a look at the entire flower parade on the video of the local broadcasting station Bo, de omroep van de Bollenstreek. A photo report is following soon!
From 22 April through 1 May 2016, the city of Ghent in Belgium will be in bloom and entirely devoted to the 2016 Floralies (also known als Floralien). For ten days long, four iconic locations will form the backdrop for the loveliest creations.
The 67th edition of Keukenhof is officially opened in the presence of the Girl with a Pearl Earring. In 2016 the theme is “The Golden Age”; the period during which the world was being discovered and trade flourished.
Are you interested in botanical art? The Society of Botanical Artists of the Netherlands is showing work in the exhibition “Bulb flowers’ at museum de zwarte tulp in Lisse.
The first flower field of 2016 is visible! A beautiful small field of daffodils along the road in the town of Lisse, very close to the Keukenhof.
Lisianthus on Flower Friday It is Flower Friday! After all those tulips this week, it is time to put another flower into the spotlight! And for this week it is the beautiful Lisianthus flower. These soft and delicate flower originates…