View from the Hoorn railway bridge - we parked in the car park and walked over the bridge into the city.
We walked past a young girl playing an accordian on the railway bridge.
Looking over the other side of the railway bridge onto part of the platform of Hoorn Railway Station.
Men around the world find a place in the town square to meet and chat - these blokes congregrate in the middle of the street.
Luckily St Cyriacus en Franciscus church was opened and permission was given to take some photos. A beautiful mural.
Another mural inside St Cyriacus en Franciscus church - reflecting Hoorn as a seafaring city.
I was always fascinated by the different varieties of bicycles in the Netherlands.
Outside the church and looking upwards at the dome & spire.
Waiting for lunch in de Rode Steen - walking increases the appetite - Ed & Liesbeth
There is something about this window that I like.
looking onto the garden at the back of one of the museums in Hoorn.
Love the colours of this hydreanga.
Another view of the garden at the rear of the museum.
View of the church from the rear street.
I think this is a hearse,
Beautifully laid bricks in this old building.
Built in 1638
Close up of a bike in Rode Steen Square - similar to those I saw on the Afsluitdijk - this one has a little trailer behind it.
Its amazing how fast they go.
I loved these tiles I saw on a wall in the street.
Unicorns are one of the symbols of the city of Hoorn - there were plenty to be found around town as the city was celebrating the 650th year of city rights.
Leaning building in Hoorn - this was not the only one.
Unusual goose mosiac on a building,
I love the detail on this beautiful building.
Old drawbridge over canal in Hoorn.
Fish traps in Hoorn canal
Small boats in a Hoorn canal.
Even in Autumn the flowers still look pretty in the streets.
The Hoofdtoren located on the Hoorn harbour.
Inner Port at Hoorn - we watched the boats sailing through the gate - spot the kids mixing it with the boats.
These kids were so cute rowing their tiny boat in Hoorn Harbour amongst the huge boats and yachts.
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