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"Private Day Trip to Zaanse Schans Windmills
"Private Day Trip to Zaanse Schans Windmills Volendam and Marken from Amsterdam""If you are in Amsterdam and want to take a break from the fast city life this is your perfect opportunity. Enjoy a 5 hour trip to the country side and suburbs of Amsterdam. During the trip you can see the old wooden houses and the wonderful windmills at the picturesque village of Zaanse Schans that make Netherlands famous around the world. In addition to this we will also visit a cheese making factory where you can see in detail
From EUR390.00
 
Eat Like a Local in Amsterdam: Traditional Dutch Meal in a Local Home
"Meet your accommodating host at midday in the Jordaan district an old working-class Amsterdam neighborhood that is now known for its art galleries canal houses and picturesque urban scenery. Let your host show you around the area pointing out things you may never have noticed by yourself and perhaps even stop to pick up ingredients for your meal.Continue to your host's home which is situated in a converted 14th-century monastery. Join your host in the kitchen as they start preparing the food. While the meal is always different you might taste local specialties such as pannekoeken
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Full-Day Total Amsterdam Cycling and Food Tour with Snacks and Traditional Drinks
"On this full-day Amsterdam tour you’ll leave a unique experience while cycling through the city’s history and modern growth with plenty of tasty stops along the way. Start downtown and ride your bike to the northern dijks (dykes). As you cycle with your professional guide you’ll observe some historical sites in the financial district and get an up-close look at the city’s defenses learning how windmills canals and walls helped to build this nation and its people. Once you're done with the cycling part
From EUR146.00

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The American Book Center

Personally, I like to read books and a lot! Of course it is possible to find books in English and other languages here in The Netherlands, but if you're looking for some particular type of books...
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May 31, 2005

Hobbywereld

This is a large shop in an industrial site. It has a very large selection of cardmaking and scrapbooking materials and the prices afre good. The people (it is a family run shop) are very friendly....
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Aug 28, 2005

't Sas

In the heart of Breda, you’ll find a new shopping area called ‘t Sas. The shop are exclusive and elegant. The atmosphere is great. There are several shops. They sell antique, cosmetics, flowers,...
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Nov 01, 2004

The Barones

This shoppingmall has about 50 shops. From clothing shops till bookshops, restaurants en two department stores. (V&D and The Bijenkorf, they are very popular in The Netherlands) There is for...
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Nov 01, 2004

Flavourites

More and more Dutch shops make their merchandise available over the Internet.It started with big Mailorder companies like Wehkamp and others.The latest flyers of well-known Dutch shopping chainsDe...
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Mar 07, 2012

Hobbytheek

The shop is a little bit hidden away but is worth looking for. It is absolutely packed with craft things from card making to embroidery and anything you can think about! they are also a bit cheaper...
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Sep 07, 2008
 
 
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Claudio Ferrici, my favourite handbag brand

Passing a shoe shop or bag shop is lethal! I really must contain myself if I see very well made, quality leather goods.My favourite brand is Claudio Ferrici for bags. It's a Dutch brand but with the...
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Jun 21, 2003

Senseo Crema

This coffee machine stormed the Dutch market in 2001. It was a huge success right from the start. In the beginning stock was sold out immediately after it arrived.It's a machine which uses special...
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Dec 25, 2002

Verkade, Droste

These are Dutch chocolate brands of which my favourite is Verkade.Verkade also makes biscuits.Both Verkade (since 1886) and Droste (since 1863) are very old brands with memorable advertisements that...
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Apr 04, 2011

Theefabriek, Houwerzijl

Please see Off The Beaten Path tip for more info! The museum is located in the old church. The rectory is transformed into a tea shop. But you can also buy online from the link below. Tea specialities...
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Oct 04, 2007

Films

The Dutch 'Oscar' is called Golden Calf and here's a list of winners. Looking for Dutch films? The 'Nederlands Filmfestival' recommends http://uk.imdb.com/
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Oct 04, 2007

Market on Saturday

In the northern part of Amsterdam (the Noord) you can catch a glimpse of traditional Dutch life away from the crowds. There are large public markets here on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday that rarely...
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Feb 02, 2003

Porceleyne Fles

Informative website in Dutch and English about Delft Blue and online shop for delftware. How about Christmas tree decorations made of delft blue?The objects on the photo I bought cheap and in large...
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Apr 04, 2011

Het Hollands dropwinkeltje

For those far away from the Dutch soil and in craving need for drop/licorice....here s the online shop :)Perhaps it s even satisfying to look at the pics ....keep a hanky at hand in case you might...
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Dec 15, 2002

Popular Cities in Netherlands

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Amsterdam

Provincie Noord-Holland
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Maastricht

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The Hague

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Haarlem

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Rotterdam

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Utrecht

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Top Hotels in Netherlands

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Keizersgracht 164, Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, 1015 CZ, The Netherlands
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Weena 10, Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, 3012-CM, The Netherlands
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Stationsstraat 40, Maastricht, Limburg, NL-6221, The Netherlands
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Lange Voorhout 54 - 56, The Hague, Zuid-Holland, 2514 EG, The Netherlands
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Baan 7, Haarlem, Noord-Holland, 2012 DB, The Netherlands
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Geertebolwerk 1, Utrecht, Utrecht, 3511 XA, The Netherlands
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Top Things to Do in Netherlands

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St. Pietersberg

...it closed about 70 years ago :-( For an absolutely fascinating day out from Maastricht a visit to the "caves" at St Pietersberg is a must. These so-called "caves" are in fact the tunnels created...
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Madurodam, Miniature City

In July 2015 I visited Madurodam in The Hague (Den Haag). Madurodam was founded in 1952 as a war monument. It was in memory of warhero and partisan George Maduro who died in concentration camp...
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Grote Markt

The Stadthuis is one of the three buildings which really stand out on Haarlem's Grote Markt (the others being St Bavo and the Vleeshal). It stands on the west of the square. Originally, from around...
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Euromast

With it's 185 metres at the highest point, the Euromast is the tallest tower of the Netherlands that's open for the public to visit. I went there in May 2015 and it exceded my expectations. The view...
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Dom church and tower

The Dom van Utrecht (or Domkerk), or St. Martin's Cathedral was the cathedral of the diocese of Utrecht during the Middle Ages. Once the country's largest church and only cathedral it has been a...
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Eindhoven center & other areas

Eindhoven is linked with Bayeux in Normandy as the first major cities to be liberated in their respective countries and each year on 28th September the "Freedom Flames" is carried from Bayeux and...
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