SAIL 2015 in Pictures – About Tall Ships and Maritime Heritage

SAIL 2015 in Pictures – About Tall Ships and Maritime Heritage

SAIL 2015, which is arguably the biggest free nautical event in the world, was held in Amsterdam from 19-23 Aug 2015. SAIL is held every 5 years since 1975, and this was the 9th edition of the event this year, which is held to showcase Netherland’s maritime legacy from its golden age.

Ships from all over the world took place in the event.

A Summer Afternoon in Amsterdam

A Summer Afternoon in Amsterdam

It is not often that Amsterdam is sunny and dry. But when it so, especially in summers, it is the place to be. You will see everyone in the canals in their private boats just cruising around while having some drinks and snacks. Just the perfect way to relax in the afternoon sun.

Above on the roads besides the canals, you can see people walking or biking around in the perfect weather … while it lasts.. The outside seating on most cafes are full as you can see people catching up with friends over a beer and a loong conversation.

Metro Stations in Munich – An Artistic Statement

Metro Stations in Munich – An Artistic Statement

Art and design form the central element in the how the stations provide a unique visual treat to the passengers of the Munich (M√ľnchen) metro system.

In this photo essay, I have tried to capture the stations during or around the peak traffic hours, showing how the city and its passengers can move around in a beautiful and artistic environment.