A mechanised potato harvester at work on a farm in the Netherlands.
A night scene at the Lekkeresluis bridge on Amsterdam’s famous Prinsengracht canal. (Title shamelessly borrowed from the late great Iain Banks.)
Five questions about the Netherlands to mark the occasion of Queen Beatrix’s last Koninginnedag (Queen’s Day) and the investiture of her son as King Willem-Alexander on 30 April 2013.
History of the Netherlands’ National Day—first celebrated as Princess’s Day in 1885 for King Willem-Alexander’s much-loved great-grandmother Wilhelmina.
Orange-clad revellers on an Amsterdam canal on Queen’s Day (Koninginnedag).
Old and new buildings alongside a canal in Amsterdam.