rotterdam in 50 pictures is some of the best pictures i took during my recent day trip.

rotterdam in 50 pictures

i kept on postponing this day trip. because i had caught a cold and i felt more like cuddling in my hotel bed with a book then going away. after my cold got a little better, the weather got a little worse. also, i avoided dead days such as mondays or the 5th of may, a big public holiday in the netherlands. so i ended up seeing rotterdam on my last day. and i loved it!

this is a visual post but i will be back with a top 5 rotterdam post with more details about the highlights.

here is the unforgettable angular shape of the centraal station.

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this is the hallucinating ceiling of the newly re-done markthal.

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below, you have the bibliotheek rotterdam aka the public library.

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this is the blaak toren.

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a full view of the market from outside.

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these are the famous cube houses.

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by chance, i came across a gundam statue. click here for more!

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this is sylvette by pablo picasso.

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i loved visiting the museum boijmans!

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i loved this piece because the artist didn’t use the regular pretty natural motifs like flowers or leaves. i’d like to have tableware decorated with thistly!

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this is the chabot museum, also in the museumpark.

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the kunsthal was another cool surprise!

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that is the euromast tower in the distance.

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back to the museum, this is the fake fur opening of the exhibition about furries.

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a cute little arrangement in a vintage store.

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this was a very cute place by the station. they were selling bubble tea and such. i enjoyed putting my drink together but not drinking it. the chewy tapioca balls were good though.

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if you have the chance, give rotterdam a go. you’ll like it!

photo credits: little aesthete

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