Amsterdam Marathon

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The Amsterdam Marathon is one of the most prominent marathon races in the world. It’s member of the elite Gold IAAF certified marathon club, which includes cities such as Paris, New York, London, Mumbai and Singapore. Highlights of the Amsterdam Marathon route include the Vondelpark, the long run alongside the Amstel river and of course the start and finish at the historical Olympic Stadium. This marathon race has the classic Read more…

Royal Delft Experience

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The Royal Delft Experience is the museum to go to for Delftware, the famous Dutch white and blue ceramics. It is based in the Munttower, and includes a tour of the tower itself. The whole experience takes about 30 minutes. It’s perfect for a fast paced trip through another element of Amsterdam’s Golden Age. The Royal Delft Experience consists of a museum with antique ceramics. The beautifully painted plates and Read more…

Diamond Museum Amsterdam

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The Diamant Museum Amsterdam (“Diamond Museum Amsterdam”) is one of the prime diamond spots in a city that has been one of the top 5 centers in the diamond trade for centuries. The museum is located on the Museumplein so it’s easy to combine with the Van Gogh and such. It is also next to Coster Diamonds. The Diamon Museum Amsterdam is a journey through the history of diamonds. Be Read more…

Amsterdam Halloween Festival

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Halloween is not the most traditional of Amsterdam holidays. But if the people of Amsterdam Spook have anything to say about it is one of the best of the year. This year they organize the 4th edition of the Amsterdam Halloween Festival. The festival takes place from the 25th to the 31st of October. With 8 different events and the Scarytales halloween party, this festival still claims to not be Read more…

Amsterdam Dungeon

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The Amsterdam Dungeon presents Amsterdam history from a somewhat creepy perspective. This makes the museum unique, and terrifying to many. Picture yourself in an scary movie about 500 years of Amsterdam’s history. Take for example Rembrandt van Rijn painting a portrait of an autopsy! Book your ticket online here. The Amsterdam Dungeon offers tours of 80 minutes. The tour takes you past 11 different shows, each focused on a specific situation Read more…

Pixar Exhibition

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The Pixar Exhibition is to celebrate 25 years of the top animated movie company in the world. The movie studio, co-founded by the late great Steve Jobs, set a new standard with the classic Toy Story in 1995. How this movie came about, and everything that happened after is on display at this great exhibition. Pixar: 25 years of Animation offers more than 500 original artworks of the Californian movie Read more…