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Private Tour: Amsterdam City Walking Tour
"You’ll be picked up from your Amsterdam hotel or Dam Square at your pre-determined time and taken to the tour starting point. This tour can be taken in English French German Spanish or Portuguese; simply advise at the time of booking which language you prefer.Start with a tram ride to the Jordaan district a former working class area that’s now an upscale hub full of students art galleries specialty shops and markets
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Private Tour: Anne Frank Walking Tour of Amsterdam
"Meet your private guide at Merdeplein Square location in Amsterdam-Zuid a wealthy residential area of the city. Then set off through the streets and listen as your guide shares the story of Anne Frank before her family went into hiding on July 6 1942.See the school where Anne received her early education as a young girl and pass the building that her family called home before they were forced into hiding. View the place where Anne got her journal which would posthumously propel her into the spotlight and make her a household name all over the world. As you walk listen to your private guide to hear intriguing facts and historical information about the young writer
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Half-Day Tour of Red Light District and Jordaan District with Private Guide in Amsterdam
"Discover Amsterdam on this half-day walking tour with a private guide. Start off with the Red Light District explore the atmospheric streets and learn about the coffee shop culture the prostitution history the political issues and the city's history. Walk through the narrowest street of Amsterdam see one of the first coffee shops and condom shops in the world.Next head to the famous Jordaan district
From EUR94.00

Leidseplein Tips (43)

Leidseplein.

Leidseplein is a most popular square of Amsterdam. There are a lot of cafes, bars, restaurants on that square and in the surrounding streets. Most of the restaurants are not Dutch so that I sometimes...
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breughel
Mar 01, 2014

Watching the Dutch go by.

Leidseplein is a vibrant outdoor eating area even in the depths of winter. Most restaurants have covered outdoor seating and patron's comfort is greatly enhanced by the large heaters situated in the...
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swissfondue
Mar 29, 2012

Leidseplein People watching

The last day of my latest visit, I sat at a table at the Leidseplein Bulldog, a really good place for a drink or a smoke and great people watching! I took a few photos of passing folk, just trying to...
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dustmon
Jan 03, 2011

Street Musicians at Leidseplein

I actually saw this guy 3 years ago in the same spot playing the same bass---in the Leidseplein Square there can be many musicians at one time, but today there was only this lonely guy with a stand up...
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dustmon
Sep 20, 2010

Stadsschouwburg

The big theatre looming at the edge of Leidseplein Square===looks like they are doing a new version of Richard 111 and some new dance group performance in September 2010---check out the...
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dustmon
Sep 20, 2010

Leidseplein

For the night owls and people who love partying, this square is the most popular one. I took a tram from the van gogh museum and about 2 stops right after the vondelpark I ended up at this square...
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June.b
Jun 19, 2010

Best People watching in A'Dam

I really like Leidseplein for alot of reasons. The people watching is incredible, especially in the spring and summer, when lots of artists and performers throng the Square. The Heineken Hoek...
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dustmon
May 24, 2010

The Leidseplein

My hotel was right by the Leidseplein so I spent time here every day. When I think back to Amsterdam, I think of the Leidseplein. It's a great spot with restaurants, bars, outdoor cafes, coffeeshops,...
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garridogal
Sep 16, 2008

Municipal theatre - Teatro municipal

The Stadsschouwburg is the city theatre. In fact have been different buildings all of which are lost and have burnt down. The present theatre replaced its burned-down predecessor. Built between 1892...
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spanishguy
Sep 15, 2008

Leidseplein square

The Leidseplein is a square in central Amsterdam, it is situated an important crossroad. The Leidsestraat was originally named for being the road to Leiden and several other streets in the vicinity of...
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spanishguy
Sep 15, 2008

Fancy a chess match?

This is a small courtyard square named after a nationally famous chess player Max Euwe. Located in the square are a few good places to eat, and the hard rock cafe. And if you fancy watching a chess...
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jmdfoto
Feb 24, 2008

Blackjack anyone?

Located on Max Euweplein, a stone throw away from Leidseplein Holland Casino is one of my favourite places for a night out with friends. Unlike the mega casino's in Vegas, Holland Casino Amsterdam is...
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heryanta
Jul 14, 2007
 
 
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Things to Do Near Leidseplein

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Rijksmuseum

For me, no trip to Amsterdam would be complete without a visit to the Rijksmuseum. The gigantic collection of art, artifacts and cultural items includes 8000 pieces, 2000 or so of which are paintings...
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Diamonds

Gassan Diamonds, a family owned business, is located in a beautifully restored factory building in the centre of Amsterdam. Originally it was built in 1878 as a steam driven diamond factory and at the...
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House Of Bols

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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Van Gogh Museum

The Van Gogh Museum* Date visited: 10th of October 2015 Time: 5:00pm Photo taken by : Chinggis and Borte A collection of Vincent Van Gogh paintings. This is a museum for the people who have the...
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Bijbels Museum

Biblical Museum. Located on Herengracht in a group of stately mansions called the Cromhouthuizen. I was impressed by their collection of Bibles, and the model of the Temple Mount. "Archaeological...
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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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