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April 25, 2011

Old clock tower

On the corner of a new block is the preserved remains of an old clock tower, now a piece of art.

April 26, 2011

Riël Klumper

Riël Klumper is a riding and outdoor shop on the road into Almelo town centre.

April 27, 2011

Almelo harbour

Near the town centre there is an old harbour, now disconnected from the canal system and with a restaurant in the centre.

April 28, 2011

Nielz Cafe/Bar

Lunch by the market square at Nielz Cafe/Bar.

April 29, 2011

Canal art

This piece of art featured on the front of much of the official literature about the town.

April 30, 2011

Proeflokaal België

België bar is a small belgian bar on the canalside near the market square.

May 1, 2011

Almelo canal

The canal through the centre of the town retains its traditional towpath, although the route has now changed a little due to redevelopment of canalside property to residential rather than commercial use.

May 2, 2011

Almelo bus station meeting

In the middle of the bus station there is a meeting of statues.

May 3, 2011

Almelo new industry

Looking back toward the old wharf we see the new industry of the town.

May 4, 2011

Little fishy in the window

Theres a little fish looking out at the freedom enjoyed by his big brother dolphin outside.

May 5, 2011

Panic meter

Alterations to official signs are found everywhere.

May 6, 2011

Traders house

A typical former traders house, now converted to the offices of a law firm.

May 7, 2011

Statue in the garden

The garden grows around the statue in the grounds of a disused factory.

May 8, 2011

Almelo station

The concrete station typical of many in the area. Trains go from here to Rotterdam, Berlin and Hannover, as well as local routes to Enschede, Oldenzaal and many other places.

June 26, 2011

On top

This stencil is found all over the city.

June 27, 2011

Sun through the trees the parkland by the manor on the end of the town centre.

June 28, 2011



June 29, 2011

Walking in the park


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