Travel Blogs from Amsterdam
... a canal and is a smoky place with a local following that loves good bands. There are really cool instruments hanging from the ceiling and walls. We had a great show, played for about 40-50 people, but man, they were so into it that it felt like playing for 150. We got 3 encores and honestly, I’ve never played for a more enthusiastic crowd in a bar that size. It was really fun, and a great way to start the tour off. We ...
... with the tram (where Erica got on but the tram left before the rest of us could) we went to the apartment they were staying at and caught up over a few drinks and snacks before heading to a restaurant about 10 minutes away where we met some of Dave's dutch relatives (on his mum's side - being his mum's, father's, brother's children). We had a tasty entree followed by an amazing main and dessert.
The next morning we went out and had a coffee with Peter and Erica ...
I've been a bit busy the last couple of days and wifi access hasn't been great but thought I'd do an update as I won't be able to do another one until I get home. Race day went well. We managed to get a great spot near the finish line where there were some screens set up. After waking to more rain, the sun finally started to shine by mid morning so the track got a chance to dry out a bit. Thomas had a good race run and finished 31st out of 75 riders. ...
... Show - Abby casually exclaimed ¨Wow. You can see a dude being ****** by another dude...in the ****...for 2 euros." It was a beautiful moment. After an exhausting walk roung the Red Light District (eh eh eh ;) ) we went back to our hostel and we chilled in the smoking room...smoking :´) it was pretty chilled and we met some Spanish guys who we code named Fettle and Chunder (Maurizio and Juan), after a few, we were all in a pretty lax mood so I thought it would ...
... Ik ben nog niet aan het werk, maar me aan het oriënteren, zoals dat zo mooi heet. Denk na over mijn volgende avontuur, bekijk de foto's en kijk veel te veel op Facebook om te zien wat mijn TdA familie aan het doen is. Maar zoals iemand de afgelopen weken zei: 'wie zegt dat de laatste 4 maanden geen realiteit waren? Denk daar maar eens over na.' En dat doe ik dus.
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TripAdvisor Reviews De Admiraal Amsterdam
Other places to stay in Amsterdam
Centre, Amsterdam | 5 star hotelfrom $194
- Stay Away
- Great value and truly very comfortable!
- Club Rooms do the job
Burgwallen-Nieuwe Zijde, Amsterdam | 4 star hotelfrom $171
- Seemed fine to me
- Underrated and can be good value
- Stay elsewhere
Museumplein/Vondelpark, Amsterdam | 4 star hotelfrom $60
Zeeburg, Amsterdam | 4 star hotelfrom $161
- Still has teething problems
- Very Pleasant
- Not a bad choice..
Buitenveldert-Oost, Amsterdam | 4 star hotelfrom $124
- A great choice for my family
- Comfortable and clean - no surprises
- Good Hotel
Centre, Amsterdam | 4 star hotelfrom $199
- Excellent Hotel, Room, service and Value!
- Stayed 4 times
- Really a 4 star.
Centre, Amsterdam | 5 star hotelfrom $203
- Good comfort but boring
- Chain Charming
- Request an Apartment Unit
Amsterdam South, Amsterdam | 4 star hotelfrom $69
De Pijp, Amsterdam | 5 star hotelfrom $223
- Disappointing hotel - not worth 5 stars
- A Very Nice Stay
- Its much better than portrayed
ZuidOost (Business District), Amsterdam | 4 star hotelfrom $136
- A good Business Hotel
- Great service, clean hotel, reasonably priced
- Friendly service
Apollobuurt, Amsterdam | 5 star hotelfrom $198
- All the Hilton Perks
- Peace and Quiet
- Everything we expect from Hilton - and more
Amstel, Amsterdam | 3 star hotelfrom $90
Amstel, Amsterdam | 4 star hotelfrom $89
Museumplein/Vondelpark, Amsterdam | 4 star hotelfrom $243
- Especially liked the health club!
- Great rate, nice hotel, good location
- The most comfortable bed ever.
Centre, Amsterdam | 4 star hotelfrom $131
- Our first hotel stay in Amsterdam, it was brilliant!
- Nice hotel but...
- Excellent Location
Sloten en Riekerpolder, Amsterdam | 4 star hotelfrom $92
- Not Enough focus on the customers needs
- Nice hotel
- Pleasant room, but all the problems of a new hotel
Centre, Amsterdam | 5 star hotelfrom $232
- Beautiful, Wonderful Amrath
- Schönes, wundervolles Amrath
- What an experience!
Canal Belt/Rembrandtplein, Amsterdam | 5 star hotelfrom $235
- They treated me like a relative
- Perfect Location - aweful service!
Centre, Amsterdam | 5 star hotelfrom $201
- We would stay again without a doubt
- Nothing special
- Great Hotel in Good Location!
Canal Belt/Rembrandtplein, Amsterdam | 3 star hotelfrom $147
- Above Average European Hotel
- Not what we expected
- OK, but some problem at the check in time
Canal Belt/Rembrandtplein, Amsterdam | 3 star hotelfrom $112
- Overrated and Overpriced
- Loved the Eden Hotel
- Ordinary and overpriced
Distelkade 21, (formerly Golden Tulip City North), Amsterdam | Hotelfrom $100
Centre, Amsterdam | 3 star hotelfrom $101
- Would stay again
- A great stay!
- Great Hotel, Great People, Great City
Westlandgracht, Amsterdam | 4 star hotelfrom $113
Museumplein/Vondelpark, Amsterdam | 4 star hotelfrom $150
- Great Hotel, Great People, Great City therefore Great Time!
- LOVED IT!!!
- Great hotel
Apollolaan 2, (formerly Le Meridien Apollo), Amsterdam | Hotelfrom $220
- Basement Dungeon to Junior Suite
- Good average hotel
- Nice room, mediocre restaurant