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The Amsterdam Dungeon
"Take a step back into Holland's gory past with a trip to the Amsterdam Dungeon. Live actors shows and interactive special effects ensure that you face your fears head on in this unique experience. Everything that you see is based on real historical events from the chilling story of the Spanish Inquisition to life on board a VOC ship torture and the plague.With the spooky mirror maze Labyrinth of the Lost the Torture Chamber or the 'Witches' show the Amsterdam Dungeon provides a thrilling and fun experience that will leave you screaming for more! A day out for the family based on pain fear
From EUR20.00
Amsterdam City Center Private Historical Walking Tour
"Once you meet your private guide at a designated meeting point you will head off to explore some of the little-known secrets of this city: the quaint quiet corners; tranquil tree-lined plazas and private courtyards. Your guide will also share priceless tips helpful advice and cultural insights bringing an insider´s expertise to your visit to Amsterdam.On the tour you will see: the Dam Square Wester & Old Church & Hidden Churches
From EUR105.00
Amsterdam Private Bike Tour with a Local
"Meet your private guide near Amsterdam Centraal Station at a time convenient to you. Then hop onto your bike and head into the city to begin your cycling tour. Widely considered among Europe’s most cycle-friendly cities Amsterdam is a wonderful place to explore by bike!Pedal along seemingly endless cycle lanes through diverse districts such as Chinatown the Jewish District Jordaan and Nieuwmarkt and admire the striking architecture for which the city is famous.During your tour take in popular landmarks including the Houten Huys — the oldest house in Amsterdam — the Nationale Opera & Ballet and the 17th-century Trippenhuis
From EUR35.00

Kalverstraat Tips (7)


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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Nov 19, 2011

Elephant Parade

Till 31 october 2009 we have the Elephant Parade in Amsterdam. This are 112 art elephants through the city of Amsterdam. I tried to photograph all.There are 2 shops were you can buy miniaturesOne at...
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Apr 10, 2011

Amsterdam for free: de papegaai

Walking in the busy Kalverstraat with shops of all kinds you will find a church that advertises with the slogan: a quarter of an hour for God. This church is called the papegaai and is worth visiting....
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Mar 18, 2004


For me as a shopping addict Kalverstraat is heaven on earth!Loads of nice shops, including Waterstones (english bookshop) and my favourite shop for bath bombs and soaps, called Lush. Try their...
Feb 14, 2003

Amsterdam.<br/>What is a visit to...

Amsterdam.What is a visit to the Netherlands if you haven't visited Amsterdam? There is a lot to do and see.Get a canalride, it really is fun and you will see all the interesting places.Amsterdam is a...
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Aug 25, 2002

Shopping. Nice shops in...

Shopping. Nice shops in Amsterdam are: - Biba (jewelry), Nieuwe Hoogstraat 26- Seventyfive (sneakers), Nieuwe Hoogstraat 24- Zara, Kalverstraat 66- Waterwinkel (all sorts of water), Roelof Hartstraat...
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Aug 25, 2002


One of the busiest shopping streets in Amsterdam.Don't forget to stop for tea or coffee in one of the many tea rooms.
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Feb 13, 2005
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Things to Do Near Kalverstraat

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Amsterdam Dungeon

The Amsterdam Dungeon attraction is a horror theater show. Most of the show happens in almost complete darkness, with actors barely visible, so the main attraction is the thrill of the unknown,...
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Begijnhof - The Wooden House

First, when asking for directions, make sure you pronounce the name correctly (Bee-guy-n-hof) or else the locals will look at you quizzically and shrug. Next, once you get past the endless rows of...
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Amsterdam Museum

Do you watch the popular television show The Amazing Race? My husband, daughter and I enjoy watching it together. If you aren't familiar with the show, it's a reality competition in which eleven teams...
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Allard Pierson Museum

Allard Pierson Museum is the archaeological museum of the Universiteit van Amsterdam. Is about old Egypt, Greece and more. Sometimes they have an exhibition. Opening hours Tuesday - Friday: 10.00 -...
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This will be my pictures of the underside of some of the more than 1500 bridges along the Amsterdam canals. with more than 90 islands criss crossing the Amsterdam 17th century Canal Ring, it would...
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As I was staying near the Leidseplein I often took trams 1, 2 or 5. Special with these tramlines is that they pass in the very commercial and narrow Leidsestraat where they have to alternate because...
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