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Trendlines: Vancouver to Amsterdam

February 3, 2013

Trendsmap is often an interesting way to see geographically what’s trending on Twitter.  Here’s Vancouver this afternoon:

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Trendsmap

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Looks like a certain football game is attracting interest.  (You can generate your own Trendsmap by going here.)

As mentioned below, I’m going to Amsterdam for a week or so.  Here’s their Trendsmap today:

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Trendsmap Am

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Hmm, Amsterdam Ajax.  Going from football to football.

Blogging will be light, if at all, until mid-February.  But then … lots of Amstersdam.

Tot ziens.

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  1. Bill Boei permalink
    February 3, 2013 11:20 pm

    Helllo, Gordon.

    Since you’re heading to the Netherlands, I thought I’d leave you with a few YouTube bicycling links.

    This one goes to and through the town I was born in and remember very well. It’s called Leerdam. The landscapes are in my blood, of course:

    It’s a small part of a two and a half hour trip, mainly through small towns and rural landscapes. The quality is adequate for full-screen viewing but there’s no narration, only ambient sound.

    But you really should look at rush hour passing one intersection in the city of Utrecht. It’s impressive:

    And not a soul is wearing a helmet. All you need is the right infrastructure, and a little instruction in elementary school.

    Cheers.

    Bill

  2. February 28, 2013 7:17 am

    The more Dutch, the better! As a Vancouverite living in Amsterdam, I love seeing discussions and analyses that involve both cities.

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