One shouldn’t hurry up to put aside old, unnecessary items. If to switch on imagination and to add up a little of creativity, you’ll be able to inspire any item with new life. KLM Royal Dutch Airlines decided to forward exactly this way with its old Business Class interior items. Due to project founded together with Design Academy Eindhoven from Holland, Business Class interior were inspired a new life by 14 students of the Academy.
Schiphol, one of Europe’s busiest (and best) airports, is now offering visitors to print out their own welcome banners to meet friends and family. Dutch company BannerXpress recently unveiled there its new vending machine that dispenses canvas banners with customized “welcome home” messages.
King’s Day (in Dutch: Koningsdag) on 27 April is a national holiday in the Netherlands. It is Kings’s Birthday. Until 2014 this holiday had name Queen’s Day (in Dutch: Koninginnedag) and it was on 30 April. King’s Day is celebrated in the whole Netherlands, but in Amsterdam it is a unique night and day carnival-like event with friendly, relaxed atmosphere.
If you like climbing artificial walls, you now have your new Everest. The Excalibur tower at the Bjoeks Climb Center (Klimcentrum Bjoeks) in the town of Groningen, The Netherlands, is considered to be the tallest climbing wall in the world. It towers over 121 feet in the air (37 meters) and has an overhang of 36 feet (11 meters) providing climbing surfaces for both beginners and pro’s.