C H A N N E L S  A M S T E R D A M
German Spanish French dutch Italien Portugese  
HOME
SEARCH
A - Z
HOTELS
AREAS
FORUM
MAPS
REVIEWS
NEW





Amsterdam Knowledge Base

A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z 



<< PreviousNext >>
getting blown in holland




In Amsterdam, cyclists who ventured out despite warnings from the fire department were blown over or, in some cases, blown backward.

City workers trying to divert cars from fallen trees watched as the wind swept their traffic cones away. The fire department warned people to stay indoors to avoid falling roof tiles and branches, and the city's historic canals were littered with fallen trash barrels, piles of toppled bikes and dozens of broken umbrellas.

In Utrecht, Netherlands, a construction crane toppled onto a university building, crumpling the roof and injuring six.

In the northern Netherlands, authorities also patrolled dikes as they were battered by seas whipped up by the storm. There were no reports of dike breaches.
Special offers
Chasse Hotel



Prices from EUR 99

Chassé Hotel is set in a former church in Amsterdam-West, 1.3 km from Vondelpark and 1.4 km from Studio Westerpark. Guests.... >>

More offers...



The Knowledge base is created by answers from the amsterdam forum on The Channels website.
Opinions expressed here are from the posters on the forum and do not nessecarily represent the opinion of The Channels











© Channels 1995-2018, guides to the cities of the world   Pricacy statement   About The Channels