National Tulip Day

national tulip day

Not many things are as Dutch as tulips. Sure, there’s cheese, Van Gogh and even a world market leadership in revolving doors, but this beautiful flower remains to be the number one symbol for The Netherlands according to many. For this reason National Tulip Day had it’s first edition in 2012 and is back the 18th of January in 2014. National Tulip Day marks the start of the tulip season. Read more…

Turn on the Lights at the Bijenkorf

turn on the lights

The Bijenkorf is the large department store located on Dam square. This huge beautiful building houses all the top brands and is considered one of the top department stores in Europe. On Thursday the 21st of November they open the winter shopping season with Turn on the Lights. Turn on the Lights is a spectacular show with the grandeur you would expect from this monumental place. Turn on the Lights is a theatre Read more…

Free Amsterdam Shirt

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Diamond Museum Amsterdam

diamond museum tour

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 Heritage Days

maison descartes

Amsterdam Heritage Days is a unique opportunity to go inside some of the historical buildings of Amsterdam that would normally be closed to the public. And everything is for free! During the weekend of the 14th and the 15th of September, 50 of the city’s most beautiful and interesting buildings open their doors. And its not just that. You can also participate in lectures or take a historical tour throughout Read more…

West Beach Film Festival

west beach film festival

The West Beach Film Festival is an open air cinema which runs for four weekends in September. The festival is located at the Sloterplas, in Amsterdam’s west side. What sets the West Beach Film Festival apart from the other open air cinema’s in Amsterdam is the no frills selection of movies. Where most festivals offer you kind of artsy movies, the West Beach has a few timeless classics everybody will Read more…