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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Why Should You Visit Bluebird Coffeeshop in Amsterdam

Bluebird Coffeeshop in Amsterdam

Bluebird Coffeeshop is a well-known coffeehouse located on the eastern side of the Red Light District in Amsterdam. It is a place where and tourist backpackers come to unite with one another and prepare their days before exploring the many sites that lies before them. The shop can get really crowded on the weekends, so if your looking for a place to lounge all day and enjoy the atmosphere it is suggested you get there early. Keep in mind its a small space, but that doesn’t stop visitors and residents…

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Amsterdam Beer Bike: A Promise for a Unique Riding Experience

If you ever take a trip to Amsterdam with a huge group consisting of more than 8 and ever in a fix about what kind of activities to try out there, then this is one you should definitely go for. Mixed with exercise, beer and a whole lot of laughter is the Beer Bike event. Now, Amsterdam is quite famous for a lot of its eccentric activities like a Strip Tease Dinner, Nude Painting Workshop, One on one striptease clinic, Limousine Striptease, BBQ at the park and so on, one…

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All you need to know about Canal Cruises in Amsterdam

“If It’s Tuesday, This Must Be Belgium” is a funny movie, but it’s no way to see Europe. What good is a European vacation that’s too rushed and hurried to enjoy? The best way to enjoy Europe is to choose one area and see it in a leisurely fashion. Take your time, meet the people, and actually see the sites you’re sightseeing. For the most comfortable way to do that, take a canal cruise. They’re popular in England, the Netherlands, France, Germany, and many other parts of Europe. How about…

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The Insider’s Guide to The Greenhouse Centrum Coffeeshop

The Greenhouse Centrum Coffeeshop Amsterdam

Amsterdam, long known for its “coffee shops”, Heineken, the Red Light District and the Anne Frank House, has a lot more to offer and we enjoyed it all (except the Red Light!), but for now we’ll stick with it’s most green attraction, the coffee shops. Tops among them, Green House Centrum Coffeeshop. Being very close to Dam Square, it can get quite crowded, but seems like a great place to hang both night and day. It’s also quite close to a bunch of other cool places including Madame Tussauds, Red…

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7 Most Famous & Best Amsterdam Coffee Shops

Most Famous Amsterdam Coffee Shops

In this directory you will find seven of the most popular, famous coffeeshops in Amsterdam. Barney’s Coffeeshop Haarlemmerstraat 102, 1013 EW Amsterdam 0031 20 4206655 wwww.barneys.biz Daily 7am -10pm Dampkring Handboogstraat 29, 1012 XM Amsterdam 0031 20 6380705 www.dampkring.nl Daily 10am – 1am Green House Centrum Oudezijds Voorburgwal 191, 1012 EW Amsterdam 0031 20 6271739 www.greenhouse.org Daily 9am – 1am Amnesia Herengracht 133, 1015 BG Amsterdam 0031 20 4277874 Daily 10am – 1am Bluebird Sint Antoniesbreestraat 71, 1011 HB Amsterdam 0031 20 6225232 www.coffeeshopbluebird.nl Daily 9.30am – 1.00am Abraxas Jonge Roelensteeg 12- 14, 1012 PL…

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