Boutique Hotel View
No availability found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
Travel Blogs from Amsterdam
... br> in the lines is quite excessive. The Centraal Station and the Schreierstoren
was built around 1480 as part of the cities defences are found at the top of
the city. The area of Nieumarkt is a historic district just east of the Red
Light District. The Waag is found on the edge of Nieumarkt Square, a
multi-turreted structure dating from 1488 when it was part of the city’s
... accepting of the gay community and were the first to legalise gay marriage! All of the gay bars have blacked out windows so you can't see inside, they are supposedly trying to be discreet, however the names aren't really that discreet with ones such as dirty *****... The red light district isn't what I imagined, it's actually much cleaner and nicer than I thought it would be, the main streets are lined with glass doors, behind which are girls (and even a few girls that aren't ...
... wax museum,
trying to escape the rain. Colourful umbrellas marched down the
streets as people shopped or tried to find an indoor activity.
Between dodging the umbrellas and trying to avoid being hit by a bike
or a trolley, we checked out the many souvenir shops, had lunch at
what the locals called a typical Dutch restaurant, sampled every
cheese possible at a cheese shop where the workers were dressed in
traditional Dutch ...
... got off tram a couple of stops early and went to street markets. Great to be able to wander around and pick up some good buys!
Meanwhile W went to Heineken - had a great time - huge place. Very good tour with 3 free beers. Lucky he met M on a tram after. Went on a very pleasant cruise of canals and harbour.
visited Dam Square, sloping buildings etc as ...
Arrived at Amsterdam safe and sound but zero sleep on plane. We will definitely upgrade our seats on our return - no leg room. Edwin watched like 3 movies - I watched "The Life of Pi" -it was very good. The Viking Sun Ship is beautiful. They allowed us to check in early and we have been touring the city on our own. Beautiful architecture. Anne Frank Museum line went around the block - like 2 hour line, so after walking for an hour to get there we decided to ...