De Negen Straatjes ‘The Nine Little Streets’ in Amsterdam

De Negen Straatjes ‘The Nine Little Streets’ In the heart of Amsterdam you can find ‘The Nine Little Streets’; Amsterdam’s prestige shopping. Located between Raadhuisstraat and Leidsestraat, you can find anything from vintage stores to specialized theme stores. The coffee is amazing and the shops have a variety of specialty items, here are some examples: Like shoes? Shoe designer Yvette Riemersma has a...

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Canal Ring in Amsterdam

Canal Ring in Amsterdam In the 17th century, the Canal Ring became a very wealthy place. Famous merchants, extremely wealthy bankers and other very wealthy business owners built their magnificent homes here. The most prestigious residents built their homes on the Golden Bend or the Gouden Bocht. This area is located where all three canals intersect with Nieuwe Spiegelstraat. The Canal Ring is located Soutwest of the city center of...

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Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam

Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam The Van Gogh Museum is located on Paulus Potterstraat 7 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The museum is home to more than 200 of Vincent van Gogh’s paintings. In fact, it is the largest collection of Van Gogh’s paintings in the world! Drawings and letters from the famous artist are also on display. Guided and audio tours are available through the museum. Tips for getting the most out of your visit Go...

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Kalverstraat Amsterdam

Kalverstraat Amsterdam Kalverstraat in Amsterdam is the busiest shopping street of the entire street. Starting from Dam Square and ending about 750 meters down Munttoren, this street is the longest shopping street in Amsterdam packed with people! See the image below. Tips for getting the most out of your Kalverstraat Amsterdam visit Kalvertoren is a small shopping mall open 7 days a week. This mall stores such as features shops from...

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The Heineken Experience in Amsterdam

The Heineken Experience in Amsterdam This museum features rides, interactive exhibits and three bars. Learn about the evolution of the company’s history and brewing processes. The museum is currently closed for renovation until Summer of 2008 for expansion. Here is an overview of what the Heineken Experience has to offer prior to the expansion. The Life of a Heineken Bottle Ride Guests follow the path of the life of a Heineken...

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