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Guide to the Waterlooplein district in Amsterdam

Guide to the Waterlooplein district in Amsterdam

Summary The Waterlooplein district in a few words What to see and what to do in Waterlooplein?- The flea market- The house of Rembrandt- The Portuguese Synagogue and the Jewish Historical Museum- The Stopera Guided tours to do in Waterlooplein- On foot- By bike- […]

The 15 best Coffee Shops to smoke in Amsterdam

The 15 best Coffee Shops to smoke in Amsterdam

Summary The Rookies Barney's Coffee-shop The Club Media Coffee-shop Amnesia The Dolphins Other reputable coffee shops Things to know about Amsterdam Coffee shops Is it legal to smoke in Amsterdam? What are the rules if you smoke in Amsterdam?Here's a mini-guide […]

Visit the Red Light Secrets Museum in Amsterdam: tickets, prices, timetables

Visit the Red Light Secrets Museum in Amsterdam: tickets, prices, timetables

Summary History of Red Light Secrets What to see and do at the Red Light Secrets Museum?- Behind the showcase- The story of Inga and the prostitutes- The wall of confessions How do I get to the Red Light Secrets Museum? Red Light Secrets timetables and fares […]

Cheap parking in Amsterdam: where to park in Amsterdam?

Cheap parking in Amsterdam: where to park in Amsterdam?

Rent a car or drive to the Netherlands? There is still the question of parking in the capital! Here are the basics and our tips for parking in Amsterdam. The capital of the Netherlands and the most populous city in the country, Amsterdam is one of the largest […]

Visit the Royal Palace of Amsterdam: tickets, prices, timetables

Visit the Royal Palace of Amsterdam: tickets, prices, timetables

Summary A brief history of the Royal Palace in Amsterdam What to do and see at the Royal Palace in Amsterdam?- The palace- The exhibitions How do I get to the Royal Palace in Amsterdam? Timetables & fares of the Royal Palace of Amsterdam GOOD TO KNOWVisit […]

The Netherlands in Motorhomes: tips, areas, routes

The Netherlands in Motorhomes: tips, areas, routes

Contents Route planners for motorhomes in the Netherlands How and where to rent a motorhome in France? How and where to rent a motorhome in the Netherlands? Driving in the Netherlands in a motorhome: the traffic rules you need to know- Traffic- Roads and signs- […]

Where to go out in Amsterdam?

Where to go out in Amsterdam?

Summary Where to go out in Amsterdam? In which neighbourhood? Start the evening/have a drink - The best bars in Amsterdam- Brouwerij 't Ij- Sound Garden Café- Whiskycafé L&B- Café Brecht- In De Wildeman- Coffee Cuba- Proeflokaal Arendsnest- Belushi's Bar- […]

Luggage lockers in Amsterdam: where to leave your bags and suitcases?

Luggage lockers in Amsterdam: where to leave your bags and suitcases?

Summary Consignment from your hotel or apartment rental Luggage locker in Amsterdam: how much does it cost? Luggage locker at Amsterdam train station Consignment at Amsterdam Airport Consignment from Amsterdam bus station Instructions for museums and tourist places- […]

Visit the Heineken Museum in Amsterdam: the Heineken Experience

Visit the Heineken Museum in Amsterdam: the Heineken Experience

During your visit to the Heineken Museum in Amsterdam, learn all about the world of one of the most famous beer brands in the world! It was Gerard Adriaan Heineken (1841-1893) who founded the Dutch Heineken beer brand in Amsterdam in 1873. Today, the former brewery […]

Guided bike tour in the city of Amsterdam

Guided bike tour in the city of Amsterdam

Visit Amsterdam by bike with a guide! Cyclingin Amsterdam is a typically Dutch experience and by far the most popular (and efficient) way to get around the capital. Cycling is an economical, convenient and super fun way to visit Amsterdam during your stay. Bicycles […]

Visit the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam

Visit the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam

Visit the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam: a museum rich in emotions to commemorate the Nazi persecutions of the Second World War. The Anne Frank Museum, dedicated to the young girl - made world-famous for keeping a diary detailing the torments of the Nazi Occupation […]

The 12 must-do things to do in Delft

The 12 must-do things to do in Delft

Summary 1. Bike ride 2. Vermeer circuit 3. Nieuwe Kerk 4. Oude Kerk 5. Royal Delft Experience 6. Prinsenhof Museum 7. Voor de kunst 8. Beestenmarkt 9. Tasting of Hollandse haring 10. Botanical Gardens 11. City Hall 12. Other unmissable places How do I get to […]

Visit the A'DAM Lookout in Amsterdam: tickets, fares, timetables

Visit the A'DAM Lookout in Amsterdam: tickets, fares, timetables

Summary History of A'DAM Lookout in Amsterdam What to see and do at the A'DAM Lookout in Amsterdam?- A unique lift- The interactive exhibition- Moon Restaurant- The platform- The Over The Edge Swing How do I get to the A'DAM Lookout in Amsterdam?- By ferry- By […]

Maps and detailed plans of Amsterdam

Maps and detailed plans of Amsterdam

Summary Detailed map of Amsterdam Detailed map of the historic centre of Amsterdam Map of places of interest in Amsterdam Map of Amsterdam metro lines Map of Amsterdam transport routes Map of Amsterdam cruise ship linesAre you going to visit Amsterdam? Use and […]

Visit the Tropenmuseum (Tropical Museum) in Amsterdam: tickets, fares, timetables

Visit the Tropenmuseum (Tropical Museum) in Amsterdam: tickets, fares, timetables

Summary History Tropenmuseum (Tropical Museum) in Amsterdam What to see and do at the Tropenmuseum (Tropical Museum) in Amsterdam?- The building and the exhibition hall- Third world countries- Reconstitutions- The photo gallery How do I get to the Tropenmuseum […]

Airbnb Amsterdam: the best Airbnb apartments in Amsterdam

Airbnb Amsterdam: the best Airbnb apartments in Amsterdam

Summary Beautiful apartment in the centre of Amsterdam Quiet room in the heart of Amsterdam Charming houseboat for an atypical accommodation Loft Leidsegracht - Private studio + Roof terrace! Private apartment in the district of Jordaan Superb apartment for a family […]

The Netherlands unveils the first phosphorescent bicycle path

The Netherlands unveils the first phosphorescent bicycle path

Inspired by Van Gogh's Starry Night, this bike path dazzles at night. The Dutch love of bicycles is well known: there are now more bicycles in the Netherlands than there are inhabitants (18 million compared to 16.8 million). You'll see that this has the potential […]

Electric Ladyland: the museum of phosphorescent art in Amsterdam

Electric Ladyland: the museum of phosphorescent art in Amsterdam

Visit the first museum of phosphorescent art in Amsterdam In the Netherlands, in Amsterdam to be more precise, there is a completely offbeat, fun, new activity, an experience that goes beyond the simple consumption of art for art's sake: it is the Museum of Phosphorescent […]

In which district to stay in Eindhoven?

In which district to stay in Eindhoven?

Finding accommodation for your stay in the Netherlands will not be difficult. Here are the best places to stay in Eindhoven! In the south of the Netherlands is the charming city of Eindhoven, the fifth largest city in the country with 227,000 inhabitants. Despite […]

The 10 best rooftops for a drink in Amsterdam

The 10 best rooftops for a drink in Amsterdam

Summary 1. SkyLounge Amsterdam 2. Floor17 3. Canvas 4. Twenty Third Bar 5. W Lounge 6. HOPP 7. REM Eiland 8. Ma'dam 9. NEMO Rooftop 10. OfficeWant to discover Amsterdam from the sky? Need to enjoy a drink with a sublime panorama over the rooftops of the Dutch […]

How do I get to Amsterdam by train from Paris?

How do I get to Amsterdam by train from Paris?

At 500km from Paris, the beautiful Amsterdam is a tourist's dream come true. To get there from the capital, you prefer the train, a fast and comfortable means of transport and here's everything you need to know to find the best ticket. Who has never dreamed […]

Transport in Amsterdam: how to get around in Amsterdam?

Transport in Amsterdam: how to get around in Amsterdam?

Summary The essential: the transport pass- GVB Dagkaartest- I am City Card- Amsterdam Travel Ticket The fastest: the bicycle The most comfortable: the taxi The most available: the bus From Amsterdam Airport Maps & transport plans in AmsterdamAre you going […]

Follow in the footsteps of Anne Frank on a visit to Amsterdam

Follow in the footsteps of Anne Frank on a visit to Amsterdam

Summary The history of Anne Frank's family Visit Amsterdam in the footsteps of Anne Frank to better understand the Nazi occupation.- The Rivierenbuurt district- The Jodenbuurt district- The Jordaan districtThrough a visit to the Anne Frank House and anecdotes from […]

The 9 best hotels overlooking Amsterdam

The 9 best hotels overlooking Amsterdam

Summary 1. From Europe 2. InterContinental Amstel Amsterdam 3. Ramada Apollo Hotel 4. Waldorf Astoria 5. DoubleTree by Hilton Amsterdam Centraal station 6. Hotel Okura 7. Mövenpick Hotel Amsterdam City Centre 8. Jaz Hotel Amsterdam 9. Luxury Suites AmsterdamAre […]

Visit the Madame Tussauds Museum in Amsterdam

Visit the Madame Tussauds Museum in Amsterdam

Summary The story of Madame Tussauds The Madame Tussauds Museum in Amsterdam, presentation of the visit Some practical information that is good to know- Prepare your itinerary and your visiting hours Prices and access to the Madame Tussauds MuseumTake a walk through […]

Where and how to rent a bike in Amsterdam?

Where and how to rent a bike in Amsterdam?

Cycling is the most convenient way to visit Amsterdam. But how to rent a bike, and where? When people call Amsterdam "the bike capital of the world", they are not kidding. With some 600,000 bikes, almost every resident rides one every day, and many people own […]

Transfer between Schiphol Airport and Amsterdam city centre

Transfer between Schiphol Airport and Amsterdam city centre

Are you scheduled to land at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol? Here's how to make your transfer from Schiphol airport to the centre! Located 17.5 kilometres southwest of Amsterdam, Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the third largest airport in Europe in terms of annual […]

Visit the NEMO Science Museum in Amsterdam: tickets, fares, timetables

Visit the NEMO Science Museum in Amsterdam: tickets, fares, timetables

Contents History of the Nemo Science Museum in Amsterdam What to see and do at the NEMO Science Museum? How to get to the NEMO Science Museum in Amsterdam? Schedules & fares of the NEMO Museum- SCHEDULE- RATES FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONSAre you traveling with […]

Amsterdam canal cruise: tickets, fares, timetables

Amsterdam canal cruise: tickets, fares, timetables

Summary History of the Amsterdam canals What to see and what to do on the canals of Amsterdam?- Singel Canal- Herengracht Canal- Keizersgracht Canal- Prinsengracht Canal- Places of interest along the Amsterdam canals How to visit the canals of Amsterdam?- Access- […]

The 10 most romantic hotels in Amsterdam

The 10 most romantic hotels in Amsterdam

Summary 1. INK Hotel Amsterdam 2. Sofitel Legend 3. NH Collection Amasterdam Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky 4. Canal House Hotel 5. The Toren Hotel 6. Embassy Hotel 7. Hotel Banks Mansion 8. Morgan & Mees 9. Mauro Mansion 10. Leonardo Royal Hotel AmsterdamAre you […]

Visit the Jewish Historical Museum in Amsterdam: tickets, fares, timetables

Visit the Jewish Historical Museum in Amsterdam: tickets, fares, timetables

Summary History of the Jewish Historical Museum in Amsterdam What to see and do at the Jewish Historical Museum?- The Jewish Quarter- The permanent exhibitions- The exhibition for children- The temporary exhibition How do I get to the Jewish Historical Museum? […]

Guide to the Red Light district in Amsterdam

Guide to the Red Light district in Amsterdam

Summary Quartier Rouge In a few words What to see and what to do in Amsterdam's Red Light district?- The Oude Kerk- The Amstelkring- Tourist attractions related to sex or prostitution- Bars and coffee shops in Quartier Rouge Guided tours in the Red Light district […]

Visit the mills of Kinderdijk: complete guide

Visit the mills of Kinderdijk: complete guide

Summary The mills of Kinderdijk In a few words- Don't forget the application- The Netherlands, yes, but in high season! 1. The free walking tour 2. Museums and walking 3. Discovery by bike 4. The river cruise 5. Kinderdijk and its surroundings- Rotterdam- Dordrecht- […]

Visit the Moco Museum in Amsterdam: tickets, fares, timetables

Visit the Moco Museum in Amsterdam: tickets, fares, timetables

Summary History of the Moco Museum What to do and see at the Moco Museum in Amsterdam? How do I get to the Moco Museum in Amsterdam? Timetable & prices of the Moco Museum in Amsterdam GOOD TO KNOWAre you planning a visit to the Moco Museum in Amsterdam? Find […]

3 trendy and bohemian places in Amsterdam

3 trendy and bohemian places in Amsterdam

Discover trendy districts of the capital of the Netherlands Every major city in the world has its trendy neighborhood, at a time when tourists are looking for authenticity and originality, some places are doing very well. Some trendy neighbourhoods such as the […]

In which neighbourhood to stay in The Hague?

In which neighbourhood to stay in The Hague?

Travelling in the Netherlands, visiting its cities: this is where to stay in The Hague! Home to the Dutch government, the International Court of Justice (ICJ), the International Criminal Court (ICC), Europol and Eurojust, The Hague is the administrative capital […]

Guide to the Jordaan district in Amsterdam

Guide to the Jordaan district in Amsterdam

Summary The Jordaan district in a few words What to see and what to do in the Jordaan district of Amsterdam?- The canals of Jordaan- The Anne Frank House- The Westerkerk- The Noorderkerk- Brown cafes and coffee shops in the Jordaan neighbourhood- Other visits […]

In which district to stay in Utrecht?

In which district to stay in Utrecht?

You don't know where to sleep in Utrecht? Here are the best places to stay in this charming medieval city! Located a few dozen kilometres from the Dutch capital, Utrecht is the fourth largest city in the Netherlands. It is located in the centre of the country, […]

Visit the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam: tickets, fares, timetables

Visit the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam: tickets, fares, timetables

Contents History of the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam What to see at the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam? How to visit the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam? How do I get to the Rijksmuseum? Rijksmuseum fares & opening hours GOOD TO KNOWPassing through the romantic city of Amsterdam? […]

The 7 must-do things to do in Eindhoven

The 7 must-do things to do in Eindhoven

Summary 1. The Van Abbe Museum, one of the largest collections of modern art in Europe 2. St. Catherine's Church or Sint-Catharinakerk 3. A plunge into the past with the Eindhoven Museum or PreHistorisch Dorp 4. Philips Museum 5. Spend the evening in the long Stratumseind […]

Welcome to Giethoorn: paradise bathed in silence, water and nature

Welcome to Giethoorn: paradise bathed in silence, water and nature

Summary Giethoorn, where the horizon merges between heaven and earth Under a carpet of water and greenery, the Dutch Venice calls to you- What to do in Giethoorn? Getting to Giethoorn- What better time to discover Dutch Venice?- How to get to Giethoorn? Around […]

9 ideas for guided tours in Amsterdam

9 ideas for guided tours in Amsterdam

Summary Amsterdam in a few words Visit Amsterdam in English Thematic guided tours of Amsterdam- In the footsteps of Anne Frank- About cannabis Street Art in Amsterdam Free tours of Amsterdam Gastronomic Amsterdam The different ways to visit Amsterdam- On foot- […]

The 13 must-do things to do in Amsterdam

The 13 must-do things to do in Amsterdam

Summary 1. canal cruise 2. Amsterdam's red light district 3. Coffee shops 4. The museums of Amsterdam- Rijksmuseum- The Moco Museum- The Van Gogh Museum- The National Maritime Museum in Amsterdam- Heineken Museum- NEMO- Amsterdam Museum 5. The Anne Frank House […]

The Amsterdam City Card, the pass to visit Amsterdam

The Amsterdam City Card, the pass to visit Amsterdam

Explore Amsterdam, optimize your visits and save money with the I Amsterdam City Card! When you think of Amsterdam, you think directly of the Coffee Shops that dot the city, as a European paradise for hashish smokers. This is of course shamefully simplistic, as […]

Visit the FOAM Museum of Photography in Amsterdam: tickets, prices, timetables

Visit the FOAM Museum of Photography in Amsterdam: tickets, prices, timetables

Summary History of the FOAM Museum of Photography in Amsterdam What to see and what to do at the FOAM Museum of Photography in Amsterdam?- The exhibitions- Guided tours- Workshops How do I get to the FOAM Photography Museum in Amsterdam? Schedules & Prices […]

The 12 most beautiful places to visit in the Netherlands

The 12 most beautiful places to visit in the Netherlands

Summary 1. Amsterdam 2. Maastricht 3. The Hague 4. Utrecht 5. Keukenhof Botanical Garden 6. The Island of Marken 7. Dordrecht 8. The mills of kinderdijk 9. The beaches of Zeeland 10. Hoge Veluwe National Park 11. Gouda 12. The Wadden regionAwesome landscapes, […]

Where to sleep near Amsterdam Airport Schiphol?

Where to sleep near Amsterdam Airport Schiphol?

Summary Is Amsterdam Airport Schiphol open at night? Hotels to stay at near Amsterdam Schiphol Airport- Sheraton Amsterdam Airport Schiphol- Hotel Mercure Schiphol Terminal- citizenM Schiphol Airport- YOTELAIR Amsterdam Schiphol Transit Hotel- Hilton Amsterdam […]

Visit the National Maritime Museum in Amsterdam

Visit the National Maritime Museum in Amsterdam

Summary The National Maritime Museum in Amsterdam, presentation and context The course of the visit to the National Maritime Museum in Amsterdam- The visit outside- The visit inside the military building Good to knowImmerse yourself in the maritime history of the […]

The 13 must-do things to do in Utrecht

The 13 must-do things to do in Utrecht

Summary 1. The Tower of St. Martin's Cathedral (Dom Tower or Domtoren) 2. St. Martin's Cathedral (Dom Church or Domkerk) 3. The Pandhof 4. The cafes and restaurants on Wed Street 5. Some historical buildings 6. The Catharijneconvent Museum 7. Shops on the Oudegracht […]

10 must-see museums in Amsterdam

10 must-see museums in Amsterdam

Summary 1. The Van Gogh Museum 2. The Rijksmuseum 3. The Stedelijk museum 4. The Anne Frank House 5. The Historical Museum of Amsterdam 6. The House of Rembrandt 7. NEMO 8. Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder 9. Heineken Experience 10. Micropia Other museums to see in […]

Guide to the Binnenstad district in Amsterdam

Guide to the Binnenstad district in Amsterdam

Summary The Binnenstad district in a few words What to see and what to do in Binnenstad?- The old town centre- The Quartier Rouge- Chinatown Guided tours in the Binnenstad district- Guided walking tour of the Binnenstad neighbourhood- Guided boat tour of the […]

Find cheap parking at Amsterdam Airport

Find cheap parking at Amsterdam Airport

Summary Book cheap parking at Amsterdam Airport Cheap but secure parking 24/7 Where is this cheaper car park at Amsterdam Airport? Official parking at Amsterdam Airport: rates, drop-off & map Hotel car parks near Amsterdam Airport Free parking at Amsterdam […]

The 7 best boutique hotels in Amsterdam

The 7 best boutique hotels in Amsterdam

Summary 1. Hotel Estheréa 2. Canal House 3. Kien Bed & Breakfast Studio's 4. Pillows Anna Van den Vondel 5. Morgan & Mees 6. The Dylan Amsterdam 7. Hotel V NespleinOn a trip to the Netherlands? Discover our selection of the best boutique hotels in Amsterdam, […]

The 9 must-do things to do in The Hague

The 9 must-do things to do in The Hague

Summary 1. Amusement parks in Drievliet and Duinrell 2. Madurodam - Holland in miniature 3. Escher at the Palace 4. Scheveningen & Kijkduin, the seaside resorts of The Hague 5. The Binnenhof 6. The Mauritshuis 7. Gemeentemuseum Den Haag 8. The Museum of Sculpture […]

Visit Keukenhof in 2020 from Amsterdam: tickets, prices, timetables

Visit Keukenhof in 2020 from Amsterdam: tickets, prices, timetables

Contents Presentation and short history of Keukenhof When to visit Keukenhof and its tulip fields? What to visit in the Keukenhof flower park? Keukenhof: opening hours, prices, how to get there...- How do I get to Keukenhof?- Dates and opening times- Admission […]

Visit the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam

Visit the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam

In Amsterdam, push the doors of the art landmark featuring Van Gogh's paintings, drawings and letters, all without queuing! Are you leaving for a weekend or a week in Amsterdam? A romantic getaway in the Netherlands? Discover a piece of Dutch culture by visiting […]

The 10 best amusement parks in the Netherlands

The 10 best amusement parks in the Netherlands

Summary 1. Duinrell 2. Efteling Park 3. Walibi Holland 4. Madurodam 5. The Amsterdam Dungeon 6. Drievliet 7. Slagharen 8. The amusement park Hellendoorn 9. Archeon 10. MiniWorld RotterdamAre you coming to visit the Netherlands and want to have some fun? Here […]

The 9 must-do things to do in Rotterdam

The 9 must-do things to do in Rotterdam

Summary 1. The Kijk-Kubus, or Cube House 2. The Euromast 3. Erasmus Bridge 4. The Kinderdijk 5. The Delfshaven district 6. The museums of the city 7. Rotterdam Zoo Blijdorp 8. Boat cruise 9. Entertainment in Rotterdam How do I get to Rotterdam? Where to stay […]

In which district to stay in Rotterdam?

In which district to stay in Rotterdam?

Whether you're planning to visit or settle in the Netherlands, here's our mini-guide to Rotterdam's accommodation! Many European expats are leaving to try their hand at living in Holland, or simply to visit the charms of the "land of tulips". The second largest […]

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