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Nemo Roof top

Up on the roof at NEMO

Up on the roof at NEMO The roof of the NEMO building is the highest city square in the Netherlands. There you can find the open-air exhibition Energetica, a large terrace and a restaurant, all with beautiful views of the city of Amsterdam. When NEMO architect Renzo Piano designed the roof, his aim was to create a real piazza (city square). He thought that interaction should be an important element of the piazza, with full scope for the interplay between man and the elements. There certainly is every opportunity for interaction. You can find out about the sun, wind and Read More

Restaurant De Waterkant Amsterdam

15 Leukste Aanmeerlocaties Amsterdam

Roest Deze creatieve vrijhaven op het Oostenburgereiland heeft het enige – en misschien wel het leukste – stadsstrand van Amsterdam, waar je ook nog je boot kunt aanleggen. Geniet op de kavel met een lekker biertje in je hand van de zon, speel een potje beachvolleybal, en scoor wat snacks in het café die je ook prima in je eigen bootje kunt verorberen. Roest, Jacob Bontiusplaats 1 Castell Bij deze stek in hartje Amsterdam kun je aanmeren met je boot om vervolgens de heerlijkste barbecuegerechten te eten. Bestel vleesgerechten met een Zuid-Amerikaans tintje zoals de beroemde spareribs, een malse dikbilsteak, Read More

De Bazaar, voorheen de Zwarte Markt

De Bazaar

De Bazaar is the biggest indoor market of Europe! Welcome in the world of De Bazaar. A melting pot of cultures and a unique range of products and services. You can experience a visit of a souk at Marrakech and a while later you can drink a beer and eat a bitterbal at a café which is typical for Amsterdam! Luxurious food in Mihrab and an amazing range of herbs and spices at the Spices Plaza at Oriental Market. You can find baby clothes or affordable fashion, shoes, bags, you name it! 24 Carat gold you can find at Goudsouk Read More

galerie rob koudijs

Galerie Rob Koudijs

Galerie Rob Koudijs is a 100 square meter exhibition space located in the gallery district in the centre of Amsterdam (included in the UNESCO World Heritage List). The gallery specialises in contemporary art jewellery which communicates ideas, has sculptural qualities and an innovative use of materials. The gallery represents a group of jewellery artists who produce work challenging the borders of the applied and the fine arts. As these artists come from all corners of the globe, the latest international developments are on display in regular solo shows and in the stock presentation of the gallery. As well as showing Read More

city diamonds

City Diamonds

Located right in the heart of Amsterdam’s city center, City Diamonds was founded in 1985. We design, manufacture and sell diamond jewelry and are representatives of many international well-known watch brands. Our family has been cutting and polishing diamonds for generations. Loose diamonds are our specialty. We can offer you various shapes, colors and qualities at best possible prices. Always accompanied by international certificates. We are looking forward to welcome you. City Diamonds large collection of loose, certified diamonds all diamonds directly from our City-Factory at best prices dree gift with every purchase See the official website here

Kaasboerderij de Catharina Hoeve

The Catharina Hoeve cheese farm

Do you want to experience the real Holland? Then visit the Kaasboerderij de Catharina Hoeve at the Zaanse Schans. In this authentic 17th century farm you learn about the different stages of cheese production. Our staff wearing traditional costumes invites you to taste our delicious cheeses of own production. The farm shop has all these cheeses for sale as well as typical Dutch sweets and souvenirs. We are looking forward to welcoming you at the Catharina Hoeve. The entrance is free. The Catharina Hoeve is open daily See the official website here

De Oude Kerk

De Oude Kerk

De Oude Kerk, oldest church in Amsterdam, is now a centre of cultural activities in the heart of the old town centre. The beautiful light through the high windows, the medieval church furnishing, gravestones (such as Saskia van Uylenburgh’s, Rembrandts first wife) and the magnificent painted wooden vaults, create a unique atmosphere and give away something of the buildings’ unique history. The Oude Kerk was built in different phases and ages and has a total surface area of 4000 m2. There are two organs: a transept organ (1658) and the well-known Vater-Müller organ (1724/1738), nowadays both used for concerts. In Read More

De Nieuwe Kerk

De Nieuwe Church

De Nieuwe Kerk is famous for its beautiful exhibitions. In 1998 it had almost half a million visitors, making it one of the top three most popular exhibition locations in the Netherlands. The Nieuwe Kerk has become famous for its exhibitions presenting the cultural treasures of distant lands, and revealing the religious beliefs of other civilisations. This historic building stands at the heart of Amsterdam, next door to the Royal Palace. The building itself is well worth a visit. One of the oldest churches in Amsterdam, it is also used for the inauguration ceremony for the Dutch monarchs. In 1980, Read More

Hollandsche Schouwburg

Hollandsche Schouwburg

The Hollandsche Schouwburg is a monument commemorating the Dutch Jews murdered during World War II. See the official website here