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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
 
Private Guided Historic Amsterdam Canal Cruise
"Your private hired boat will sail through the history to go back to 17th century via Amsterdam's famous canal districts; Herengracht Keizersgracht Prinsengracht Singelgracht. You will continue your tour by passing Anne Frank House from the water and it will also pass by Amstel river where city of Amsterdam was named after. Your boat will sail on the Y waterway that connects Amsterdam with the North Sea and the A the replica ship of a 400 year old Dutch East India Man Central Station from the Water and multiple historic churches."""
From EUR400.00
 
Amsterdam Guided Tour of United East India Company and Maritime Museum with Art Historian
"The first part of the tour will take you to the inner courtyard of the United East India House the central HQ. Your guide will recount stories of how personnel was hired and about signing in and swearing-in procedure. He will also explain the procession to the ships with rolling drums and fifes. Hear about hardship and evil situations on-board due to tedious voyage in hot climate with only little water and about the which is one of the world best shipping presentations. Explore the departments with great maps globes and sextants.  Finally have a walk inside a full-size Indiaman ship recently rebuilt. You  may spot actors pretending to live in the 17th century. See where sailors and soldiers lived below and had to endure bad food and insufficient drink and how well the captain and officers ate and lived."""
From EUR300.00

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Street artists

One thing you should do in Amsterdam is look around you, you'll be surprised by what you see. It's great fun looking at all the different characters on the street.
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sim1
Jan 25, 2005

Free parking for cars

In the north of the city in Buiksloterrmeerplein there is a no pay car parking. You can go back by bus 33 or metro line.
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Pierangelo
Apr 22, 2004

Coffeeshop

Okay, it's not a trap, it is a recommendation!Visiting the Netherlands, of course, you want to visit a Coffeeshop, and not for drinking a cup of coffee! ;)Do not drive after smoking a joint!
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Leipzig
Oct 27, 2002

SOME MUSEUMS IN A'DAM

Don't go there, is just a waste of time.... for example, the Erotic museum, Torture Museum adn the Marijuana Museum.... only for advice...
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Saldi
Oct 07, 2002

If you go to Alkmaar to see...

If you go to Alkmaar to see the cheese market there, chances are you won't see the cheese at all because of the rows upon rows of tourists! (Not unlike Buckingham Palace)
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Willem_oa
Aug 26, 2002

I just want to state here that...

I just want to state here that only a few Dutchies actually live in a windmill. Almost nobody wears clogs or bonnets. And not everybody uses drugs!
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cybernene
Aug 24, 2002
 
 
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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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