SLR – See Love Remember

We ♥ Orange!

© See Love Remember, 2012

The European Football Championship – UEFA Euro 2012 – has started!

And that means: Orange Mania in the Netherlands.

To support the national team, the entire nation turns orange – the Dutch royal family comes from The House of Orange-Nassau, hence orange being the national colour.

Already weeks ago, whole houses got wrapped in orange plastic. Orange flags everywhere. And of course the best way to attend a match is wearing orange! Dutch are very nationalistic like that 😉

This street in The Hague has flags tied from roof-to-roof… along the entire street! Like an orange roof of waving banners. Hundreds of them.

I am definitely planning to join the crowds for watching a few matches. My orange t-shirt is already washed and ironed 😉

Hup, Holland, Hup!!

This entry was published on June 8, 2012 at 6:53 PM. It’s filed under Still Life, Street Photography and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

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