13 Perfect Date Night Ideas in Amsterdam

Michelin Star Restaurant

Looking for inspiration for your next romantic getaway or date in Amsterdam? We’ve put together the following list of exciting, glamorous and adventurous couple orientated activities in the city. 1- Watch a Movie at Pathé Tuskinski Due to its outstanding structural design, Pathé Tuskinski is recognised amongst the most beautiful cinemas in the world. The theater’s interior incorporates elements drawn from Art Deco and Art Nouveau, forming a wonderful, pastiche of artistic motifs. Besides hard-hitting blockbuster films, the cinema also screens arthouse movies and often hosts international film festivals. 2- Share Rooftop Drinks at…

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Valentine’s Day: The day of the lovers in Amsterdam

Valentine’s Day: the day of the lovers. Already in the year 496, Pope Gelasius declared that February 14 was Valentine’s Day. And since that time, it’s the perfect day to tell your beloved that you love him. The Dutch are a sober people and often give their loved one a card or a flower. Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Holland. Stay at a romantic hotel in Amsterdam. Sober Dutchmen There is little, it was the custom to declare his flame anonymously with a card or flowers, nowadays the emphasis is on…

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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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