- Posted February 9, 2013 by
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Celebrating Chinese New Year
Chinese New Year in Amsterdam
On Chinese New Year the inner city of Amsterdam belongs to the Chinese Community. From a somewhat silent event it's become a big event in the city. And now in multicultural Amsterdam, we celebrate with the Chinese.
This picture was taken after the firecrackers went off and the Lion dance started. In the background you can see the Royal Palace on Dam square.
Amidst snowfall that kept getting thicker and thicker students -even the little ones- of two Kung Fu schools braved freezing temperatures to show their skills.