Minos B&B

Kruithuisstraat 18 , Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, 1018 WW, Netherlands | B&B

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Amsterdam so far ...

A travel blog entry by timtol


... Have I said it's the greatest city already!? The Amsterdam museum was great, but a little packed at some of the exhibits. Behind the Amsterdam museum is the 'secret' area hidden away called the Begijnhof, this was high on our list of things to visit. It's one of the oldest inner courts in the city made up of historic buildings mostly privately owned. After the Begijnhof we wandered over to the flower market. Not really my thing but we did find some ...


A travel blog entry by carole.hunter


... and it is well worth it for the extra room. Not quite sure how I will go back to being an ordinary, run of the mill person when I get home. We bought a couple of baguettes to eat on the train, but found we were served a snack the same as on an airline. The baguettes have become our tea tonight. We went and sat on the steps at the marina and ate them. Our room is a shocker. There are 2 beds, each against a wall with 20 cms between. At ...

Amsterdam - day 2

A travel blog entry by roganna


... the Swedish King & Queen. We saw the Royal Guards, the Royal procession of vehicles, and the Royal couples. Pretty cool! - Nieuwe Kerk (New Church) - beside the palace. 600 years old. Representative of the bare churches here in contrast to the more elaborate churches in the rest of Europe. Catholic churches were stripped and vandalized by Protestant extremists in the 1500's. And Petrus en Paulus Kerk (Papegaai Hidden Church) - squeezed ...

Day 17 Topdeck Tour - Exploring Amsterdam

A travel blog entry by jeanine.rossouw


We had the rare treat of sleeping in, and had a late breakfast at 9am. For those of us that felt confident enough we could go on a guided bike tour of Amsterdam. Most of us were keen and we only had to pop over the road to get our bikes and our guides.

The group was too big so we split up and had two guides which took us around Amsterdam, over the canals and through narrow little roads. Once I got comfortable it was a ...

Tuesday 13 August

A travel blog entry by nashira2116


... Forth. We stopped in at several villages once of which had a very secure harbour. I was fascinated by the huge tide even here. The boats had the double keels to sit evenly when dried out. We eventually reached North Berwick and got out to explore. It only got to 14 degrees so in spite of our thermals and jumpers we still felt the piercing westerly wind off the water. Just preparing ourselves for Geelong weather!!!! We had to stop and pat the ...


This B&B, located in the Plantage area of Amsterdam, is near Artis Zoo, Scheepvaart Museum (Ships Museum), Brouwerij 't IJ, and De Gooier (Funenmolen).
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