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  • 76. Cheese

    Remember to eat before you go - Dutch cheeses are delicious. The "grand old lady" makes the cheese and at the same time explains (in good English) all the phases. She also usually gives some pieces to...

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  • 77. Montelbaanstoren

    Montelbaanstoren is a beautiful tower , a little bit far from the center and all the attractions , more "off the beaten path" attraction as i can see it. Montelbaanstoren is located very close to...

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  • 78. Zuiderkerk

    This 17th century protestant church in the Niewemarkt area is no longer used for services, but still used as a communal information centre. It has been painted by french artist Claude Monet and (a...

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  • 79. Marken

    To me it is always a pleasure to move out of the city and see something of the country side. Now our opportunity came with this very delightful tour. I must admit when I saw the double dekker bus and...

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  • 80. Tulip Museum

    The Amsterdam Tulip Museum opened in 2006 and brings you the history of the flower that has played a major in the past of the Netherlands. Visiting hours: Tu-Su: 10AM - 6PM. Admission: Euro 4.00...

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  • 81. Kalverstraat

    If you're into shopping, you might want to check out this street. There are plenty of shops here selling so many things for men and women. The only traffic here are tourists! Lots of them. In fact,...

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  • 82. Volendam

    It is possible for anyone with reasonable fitness to be able to cycle to Isle of Marken and back in a day. For those who are a little more adventurous from Isle of Marken you can get a ferry accross...

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  • 83. Portuguese Synagogue

    The exterior of the compound houses multiple rooms of variable interest. The winter synagogue was constructed from a former seminary in the 1950's with heat and electricity, since the main sanctuary...

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  • 84. Tuschinski Theater

    We just had to go to the movies after being told about this gorgeous little theatre. Luckily it was just around the corner from our hotel the De L'Europe and near the flower markets. We went to a...

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  • 85. Allard Pierson Museum

    Allard Pierson Museum is the archaeological museum of the University of Amsterdam. The museum is housed in a nice classical building formerly from the Nederlandsche Bank. Allard Pierson was a...

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  • 86. Brouwerij 't IJ Brewery

    I am always sorry to give a negative review but this time I can't really help it. I went with friends to this place with friends because it had a positive review on a werll known travel guide. I guess...

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  • 87. Verzetsmuseum - Dutch Resistance Museum

    The Resistance Museum has been voted the best historic museum in the Netherlands, describing in detail the daily lives and resistance efforts of the Dutch while under Nazi rule. Using specific stories...

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  • 88. Homomonument

    One of Amsterdam's most unique sites lends credence to its long reputation as a city of tolerance, the first in the world to commemorate gays and lesbians murdered by the Nazi regime. But there is far...

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  • 89. Oudemanhuispoort Book Market

    In the courtyard next to Oudemanspoort I found this sculpture of two famous people: Vossius and Barlaeus. Gerhardus Johannes Vossius (1577-1649) was a son of a German theologist who fled Germany for...

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  • 90. Cannabis College

    The Cannabis College offers free advice on safe recreational cannabis use in addition to educating the public about the many uses of the'Hemp' plant.Guided tours of the cannabis garden allows the...

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  • 91. IAmsterdam Card & Passes

    From 1/7 till 31/8 u can buy zomertoer card. With 59euros two people can take the train for two different days as much as they want. We took it twice and used it the four days we did daytrips with...

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  • 92. Singel Canal

    Everywhere you go, you won't be far from a canal in Amsterdam. They are not only beautiful and romantic, but also very practical means of transport for goods and people. The canals are also...

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  • 93. Vodka Museum

    I discovered this museum, when I was walking at the Damrak. The museum looks not good from the outside but is a blast from the inside. I did the pro tour and get a very nice guide with me. She told me...

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  • 94. Nieuwendijk Area

    Standing around on the Dam we realised we was tired and hungry. After setting off from Schreierstoren some 5 hours before, we'd had only one real stop to sit down! So we went in search of a...

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  • 95. Seven Countries Houses

    Right in the middle of the Roemer Visscherstraat, only 3 minutes walk from Museumplein you can find a group of houses in the national styles of several countries aka the Seven Countries-Houses. The...

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  • 96. Public Library - OBA

    Interesting because of the exciting new architecture, and the huge amount of books that can be found here! Visited in May 2009. Revisted in April 2014 with Jennie and had something to eat/drink at the...

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  • 97. De Krijtberg

    Officially dedicated to St Francis Xavier, De Krijtberg is another Catholic church in Amsterdam. The actual elegant Neogothic edifice was constructed in 1883 by the architect Alfred Tepe. The church's...

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  • 98. Churches

    The Duif (Dove) Church is located at the Prinsengracht and is easily overlooked. The history of the building goes back to 1796 when the construction of the Sint-Willibrorduskerk church started. This...

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  • 99. Amsterdamse Bos

    This huge park to the South of the city of Amsterdam (and also bordering Amstelveen and Aalsmeer) is a quiet and green haven from the bustle of the city. If you love green spaces you'll want to come...

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  • 100. EYE Film Museum

    The EYE Film Instituut Nederland Filmmuseum is the continuation of the former Dutch Historical Filmarchive. Now you can explore the old archives or enjoy the movies being shown. In april 2012 the...

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