Tips for travellers

Cocaine & Other Drugs in Amsterdam

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The History of Drugs & Alcohol in the Netherlands Cocaine, heroin and opium: it’s hard to imagine now, but these drugs were completely legal in Amsterdam at the beginning of the 20th-century. They were even produced here. Dutch Cocaine Factory On the corner of the Eerste Schinkelstraat / Schinkelkade in Amsterdam stood the Dutch Cocaine […]

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20 Amsterdam Red Light District Pictures

Best Amsterdam Red Light District pictures

20x Amsterdam Red Light District Pictures Check out these 20 best Amsterdam Red Light District pictures we took. Amsterdam Red Light District Brothel Windows A man talks to a sex worker at one of the 292 window brothels in the Red Light District, which is locally known as De Wallen. Amsterdam’s Most Narrow Alley Amsterdam’s […]

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5x Best Pie in Amsterdam

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The Best Pie in Amsterdam For all those sweet tooth’s and lovers of cake we’ve made this list containing the top 5 bakeries in Amsterdam. This is where you’ll find the best pie in Amsterdam, try em all whilst your in town! Best Pie In Amsterdam At Wine At Le Petit Deli Everybody in Amsterdam […]

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10 Amsterdam City Tours

Best Amsterdam city tours

Amsterdam Tours By Locals Planning a trip to Amsterdam and looking for fun things to do? We’ve made this top 10 Amsterdam city tours list so you can get an idea of the best options that are available in town. Amsterdam City Tours: History Tour This tour is a great, no too long, primer on […]

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Dam Square Amsterdam

Amsterdam Dam Square The Netherlands

Dam Square Amsterdam is a must-see! The main public square in Amsterdam grew from the first days of Holland’s capital, with the construction of a causeway (or dam as the Dutch call it) across the Amstel river. This is also how Amsterdam got its name. Just like the Amstel once cut through here, so Damrak […]

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16 X What To See In Amsterdam

What To See in Amsterdam Netherlands

What To See In Amsterdam | 16 Tips Amsterdam is probably one of the densest cultural spots in the world so you might be thinking “what to see in Amsterdam?”. We’ve made a list with some of the hidden gems and some other must-sees that the city has to offer. What To See In Amsterdam: […]

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7x Amsterdam Street Market

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Best Street Markets in Amsterdam Whether you like searching around of an unique (Dutch) souvenir, bargaining over a pack of red tulips, eating Dutch delicacies, or simply absorbing the local atmosphere, Amsterdam’s street markets are greatly browsable affairs. Whatever you do, don’t leave Amsterdam without haggling for souvenir. Check out these 7 street markets in […]

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Amsterdam Audio Tour App For Red Light District

Red Light District Audio Tour

Self Guided Amsterdam Walking Tour We’ve developed a unique Amsterdam Audio Tour app specifically for Amsterdam’s Red Light District. In it, 22 local an international experts will tell you all about one of Holland’s most unique areas. Amsterdam Audio Tour With Virtual Guide & GPS During the tour your virtual guide Sophie will talk and […]

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Rembrandt Paintings Explained

Rembrandt Paintings Nightwatch

Rembrandt Looking in the Mirror No other 17th-century artist produced as many self-portraits as the great Dutch painter Rembrandt van Rijn. From his early years as a rising talent in Leiden (the Netherlands) until shorty before his death, he routinely chose his own facial features as the subject of penetrating study. He had good reason […]

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How to Cycle Around in Amsterdam

How to cycle around in Amsterdam

Cycling in Amsterdam: Rules Cycling Paths Amsterdam The Netherlands has the most cycling lanes of whole Europe. We can cycle almost everywhere, on every road. But we do prefer to do it on the cycle paths. These paths are not red, not orange. It’s somewhere in between. Most cycle paths have a big, white image […]

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