Amsterdam : My review of Singel Hotel Europe Safe Zone

Single hotel review Europe Safe Zone

After a whole year of routine day job the holiday comes, and it gave me a chance to travel, alongside with my wife, and my dog, we had doubts about where to go to. Since all the problems happening in Europe all the events that threaten the safety of a family. We needed a Europe Safe Zone. We struggled a bit after a friend of mine, told me about a place in Amsterdam, Netherland. It’s called Singel Hotel, this place was in the center of the city, where everything is…

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25 Insane Facts About Amsterdam [Infographic]

Everyone knows that Amsterdam is the capital city of The Netherlands, but did you know that it also has more canals than Venice? If not, you’ll probably get a quick from our 25 surprising facts about Amsterdam. Find out why the city’s buildings are so narrow, what the number one stolen item is, and why you need to be careful when asking your friends to stop by the coffeeshop. Check out the infographic below to see what top factoids about Amsterdam we were able to dig up. Source: When on earth

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Amsterdam’s Van Gogh Museum

Vincent Van Gogh at the age of nineteen Born in 1853, at the age of 27, Vincent Van Gogh decided to became an artist. This decision changed the history of art forever. Saying «if I felt no love for nature and my work, then I would be unhappy.», Vincent has founded peace,inspiration and consolation in Nature. The Van Gogh Museum, has immortalized the memory of this painter with the  biggest collection of Vincent letters, paintings and drawings ever. Permanent collection The museum’s collection, presents more than two-hundred drawings, five-hundred paintings, and…

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Amsterdam Tours and Excursions

How much time you have in Amsterdam? One, two,three days, maybe a week or a month? This city has much to offer and more than enough to keep you entertained day and night. Because of that, I suggest you special walking and itineraries tours for people who are interested in having some culture lessons about Amsterdam and Netherlands. You can also have a bike tour all through the red light district, to show you the best overview of the canal and the city. Red Light Tour MP3 You can explore…

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No. 377 House Hotel in Amsterdam: A spectacular view of canals and the city.

Work can take me all of Europe, and it recently took me to the heart of Amsterdam. Although accommodations in Amsterdam (and all over Europe) can be quite expensive, I was hoping to find a small, comfortable place to stay that was also in the middle of the city, all for a decent price. I found the No. 377 House Hotel in Amsterdam, and decided to give it a try. The hotel staff warmly greeted me upon arrival, despite arriving at a horribly late hour. They showed me my room,…

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Amnesia Coffeeshop

Visiting Amsterdam was always a lifelong desire I carried throughout my life. The cosmopolitan paradise oozed modernization complimented by a fair touch of social liberalism. The Netherlands contains no strict theocratical governance or high terrorist activity. The place is simply a modern utopia filled with many exciting attractions and cities. Amsterdam has a lot to offer however I was more interested in visiting the coffeeshops. Fortunately I came across Amnesia coffeeshop. Previously known as Whootsie Tootsie, the coffeeshop symbolises the sophisticated nature of dutch pride. Accompanied by a nice marijuana…

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Light Festival Amsterdam

Since 2013, Amsterdam propose a light festival following Lyon and Paris path with its sleepless nights. In Amsterdam, the festival takes place over a month from December to mid-January. You certainly don’t want to miss it! For 2014, the Netherlands capital plans for many more attractions, many monuments highlighted, theatres, museums, shops …etc This light show festival deserves to be known and grow. This is an opportunity to discover or rediscover the city. I think it’s important that there’s a sense of admiration and astonishment, even for a few minutes.…

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Mercedes Benz Fashion Week

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week 2014 - 2015 Amsterdam

Throughout the year, the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Amsterdam struts the Nederland streets every January and July. Mercedes will be back with a new edition of Zalando, reaching out to the general public with the 10 Days Downtown from 16 to 26 January 2015. The main program includes runway shows, trade shows and other networking events for industry entrepreneurs in the Westerpark, especially in the Gashouder. Public Program: 10 Days Downtown Year round Fashion week Nederland, Zalando presents 10 public Downtown events organised in 10 cultural locations during an exceptional 10…

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The Stedelijk Museum of Amsterdam

The Dutch, call it short Stedelijk (Municipal) or the Amsterdam Stedelijk Museum, is one of the oldest Museums in Holland. It’s hosted in one of the newest buildings of Alkmaar. This museum, aim to be one of the most interesting and innovative institutions of modern Art, contemporary Art and design in the globe. The Building Recently, the Stedelijk was modernised, during eight years, with the renovation and the construction of a new building next of the old one. It has reopened in September 2012 to the public. Like the first…

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