Friday, December 26, 2014

Festive Dappermarkt:


Located just around the corner from my neighborhood is the Dappermarkt. It's an elongated version of the Albert Cuyptmarkt. Every winter the city dresses it up for the holidays; this includes the market itself, as well as the Eerste van Swindenstraat. Today, directly after taking this photo around 8:30 in the morning (which is when the sky, these days, morphs into a magical swirl of pink, purple, and amber), the city's street lighting ceased to be illuminated, as the sun rose. It was a magical moment; a new day began, as the city awoke from its daily slumber...