Flower field update # 3 – Early springtime!

[custom_frame_left shadow=”off”][/custom_frame_left] When the daffodils  started to flower at the end of December I was a bit afraid for a very early springtime. Luckily we had some snow, ice and almost an Elfstedentocht (a famous Dutch ice skating tour) After…

Flower field update #2 – Opening day

[custom_frame_left shadow=”off”][/custom_frame_left] Today (22nd of march) was opening day of the Keukenhof. The pipe organ was playing, first tulips and crocuses in sight and quite a number of tourist present. The weather was very nice this morning. Lots of sunshine,…

Flower field update #2 – Opening day

[custom_frame_left shadow=”off”][/custom_frame_left] Today (22nd of march) was opening day of the Keukenhof. The pipe organ was playing, first tulips and crocuses in sight and quite a number of tourist present. The weather was very nice this morning. Lots of sunshine,…

Happy Springtime!

The Keukenhof opens on the 22nd of March. To show how the Keukenhof looks like from air, you can find some nice photo’s over here. http://www.depers.nl/binnenland/638062/Bloemenzee-vanuit-de-lucht.html Photo’s are made on the 19th of March 2012 with a remote control helicopter…

Flower field update # 1 – green and yellow

[custom_frame_left shadow=”off”][/custom_frame_left] The start of the spring season is about to begin. Next week the Keukenhof opens its doors, the signing is up, the parking lots are getting ready and staff is looking forward to the 22nd of March. And…

Flower field update # 1 – green and yellow

[custom_frame_left shadow=”off”][/custom_frame_left] The start of the spring season is about to begin. Next week the Keukenhof opens its doors, the signing is up, the parking lots are getting ready and staff is looking forward to the 22nd of March. And…

Flower field update # 7 – tulips in Holland

[custom_frame_left shadow=”off”][/custom_frame_left] After another week in Holland with lots of sunshine the tulip farmers did their very best to keep the flower fields green and colorful. No rain and high temperatures (above the 20 C) are very unlikely at the…

Flower field update # 6 – tulips in Holland

[custom_frame_left shadow=”off”][/custom_frame_left] Last week was another warm and sunny week. I can’t remember the last time we had such a warm and sunny springtime. The people who travelled to the flower fields had perfect weather for photographing and cycling around…

Flower update # 5 – flowers, parade info and fields

Last week was another beautiful week. Sunshine at daytime and some rain at night. Perfect for the flowers and perfect for the visitors. Yesterday it was flower craziness in Lisse and surrounding areas. It was Flower parade day and it…

Flower parade – Saturday 16th of April 2011

[custom_frame_left shadow=”off”][/custom_frame_left] Next weekend, on Saturday the 16th of April the flower parade will be held. I have got a lot of questions about this event so I try to answer them all in this post. The route and times:…