Amsterdam (9) – Rembrandtplein

Rembrandtplein is located in the South Canal district just south of the Amstel.   A favourite hangout for the younger tourists.  Surrounded by cafes and bars, this square boasts an energetic nightlife.

 

amsterdam15.184i

Erected in 1876, this statue of Rembrandt keeps an eye on the square.

 

amsterdam15.180i

 

 

amsterdam15.178i2

Southeast corner of the square

 

 

amsterdam15.181i2

Northeast of the square

 

 

amsterdam15.187i

South street of the square

 

 

amsterdam15.183i

I’m sure coffee is the secondary choice of purchase.

 

 

amsterdam15.314i

Lucky fellow gets a bird’s eye view of the square

 

 

amsterdam15.189i

West side of the square.   We were able to get front row seats, have a great meal and watch the world go by.

 

 

amsterdam15.317-2i

Viewing the north side of the square from our dining spot.  The bass player was an energetic gentleman that seemed to play the same tune over and over again.

 

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: