Hotels van Oranje
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- Tennis Court
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Babysitting service
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... city square, which gave the city a really busy feel. Most cities have a centre where you can sit and take in the surroundings, but at the moment in Amsterdam this area is filled with rides, arcade games and sweet stalls. Good for tourists, we bought some poffertjes (is that the spelling? Dutch pancakes?), and it made it easy to find your way around with the tall rides as a compass-point for the city. Amsterdam is also known for it's museums. We didn't get to any today, but ...
... to go and do the Heineken Experience that afternoon, and headed that way. It was still raining, and getting heavier. We found refuge in a nice little pub right near a canal as it started to storm. A couple of beers in we pieced a few things together, the name (Cafe Mankind), the brochures and posters, some of the clientele, and discovered that it was most likely a gay pub. And it was still bucketing down outside, so there we stayed. Finally the rain let up and we ...
... don't match up with their ideals here. Kinda like SF I guess! For example, people seeking asylum in The Netherlands have a right for their children to get an education, which used to include a year internship just like citizens. The government then decided to terminate the internship portion, since illegals weren't allowed to work and an internship would be work. Amsterdam said screw that, come here and we'll let you do an internship. The government said they'd fine ...
... a beach volleyball match being played in the square, and a bar on wheels with a group of friends drinking while pedalling their way around the streets! I was determined to taste a few more quintessential Dutch snacks, so we tried pancakes and later some bitterballen (a croquette filled with meat and cheese and served with mustard). Washed down with a Heineken, the bitterballen hit the spot! In ...
... rid of their unwanted items. I even came across a guy who offered people to pelt him with fruits and veggies for a small fee...really innovative but painful? Since most places are closed and with limited public transportation available, decided to visit the Van Gogh museum and the Rijksmuseum. Some of the paintings look familiar, especially the Sunflower painting. Too bad we can't take pictures of ...