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  • 76. Amsterdamse Bos

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    In 2013, the municipality of Amstelveen decided to designate 53 bridges in the Amsterdam Forest as municipal monuments. The GPS routes described below take you along these monumental bridges. The...

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  • 77. 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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  • 78. EYE Film Museum

    A UFO has just landed in Amsterdam! Or this is probably what the architect of this sleek modern structure had in mind. It houses the EYE Film Institute Netherlands which is dedicated to preserving...

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  • 79. Arena - AJAX

    If you like modern architecture go to the area South of the A-10 highway. If you like some architectural history, just go North of the A-10 to the Victorieplein. Here you find the Amsterdam's oldest...

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  • 80. Tuschinski Theater

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    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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  • 81. Cheese

    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. 2014 Update: The "museum" has changed into a cheese museum....

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  • 82. Waterlooplein

    The NAP a.k.a. Normaal Amsterdams Peil (Amsterdam Ordnance Datum). The NAP has been set in 1700 being the high watermark of the Zuiderzee and act as the bases for the constructing of Dutch buildings...

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  • 83. Madurodam - The Hague

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    This miniature town was defenitely the highlight for me. It is just outside the city "Den Haag" and there are many bus tours from Amsterdam. The miniature town is a small area, but is so packed that...

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  • 84. Blauwbrug

    Blauwbridge is the dutch word for blue bridge. The name of the bridge comes from a blue wooden bridge that was built there in the area of 1600. The bridge connects Waterlooplein area with...

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  • 85. Kalverstraat

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    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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  • 86. 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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  • 87. Foam - Photography Museum

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    New photography museum with both a European and an International focus. Located in a renovated canal house. Interesting permanent collection with many "masters" - and exhibit space for...

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  • 88. Cannabis College

    Hello, It is great that education is becoming available for medical marijuana since it is a need for so many patients around the United States. With the current trends in Medical Marijuana and...

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  • 89. Marken Daytrip

    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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  • 90. Oudemanhuispoort Book Market

    2.5 out of 5 stars

    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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  • 91. House Of Bols

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    The venue is from inside is fascinating, spotless, hygienic and posh and has five rooms that are located downstairs. With five senses smelling you can find it in Room 3 where you can smell all the...

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  • 92. Zuiderkerk

    4 out of 5 stars

    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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  • 93. Tropenmuseum

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    The Tropenmuseum is an anthropological museum. A visit to the Tropenmuseum is a journey through time and around the world. You get to know widely different cultures and get an excellent impression of...

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  • 94. 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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  • 95. 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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  • 96. Schiphol Airport

    If you would like to book a taxi I can only recommend Taxi-Bus Schiphol. Very reliable service, nice minibuses and one of the cheapest taxi services. I use them for every trip and never have been let...

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  • 97. 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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  • 98. Allard Pierson Museum

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    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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  • 99. 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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  • 100. Verzets Museum - Dutch Resistance Museum

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    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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