Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Amsterdam

amsterdam fashion week

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Amsterdam  is (MBFWA) one of the top fashion festivals in Europe and definitely the number one fashion event in The Netherlands. The MBFWA is organized twice a year, and from the 23rd until the 27th of January it’s time for the next Winter Edition. The festival is held in multiple venues, mainly in the Westerpark. You can expect catwalks from both Dutch and international top designers. True Read more…

New Years Day in Amsterdam

new years day in amsterdam

New Years Day in Amsterdam is a great way to start the new year. For some reason it’s usually sunny during the cold winter days which creates a relaxing and quiet atmosphere. After New Years Eve the locals tend to go to for a walk in Amsterdam’s parks, take a canal tour or have a good lunch in the city centre. Most museums are open on New Years Day. This Read more…

Pure Market

Pure Market flyer

The Pure Markt (“Pure Market”) is an organic food market which is all about tasting, drinking and having a good time. It’s fit for both families and die hard foodies. The Pure Market special winter edition takes place on various dates in December. The Pure Market is a relatively new initiative, and usually takes place in the summer. It started in Amsterdam but expanded to the rest of the country Read more…

Christmas in Amsterdam

christmas tree dam square

It’s little streets and canal ring give a real picturesque, yet relaxed feeling to Christmas in Amsterdam. Every year the city lights up from the typical light bulb strings on the canal bridges to the big Christmas tree on Dam square. This article reviews a couple of things to do during Christmas in Amsterdam. If you’re looking to book a hotel during Christmas, click here.   Classical Christmas Music In Read more…

Sex Museum

sex museum

The Sex Museum in Amsterdam is the oldest Sex Museum in the world. It is called the Venustempel. The museum takes you on a sensual ride through the history of sex. Entrance is only 4 euro’s. Minimum age is 16. The Sex Museum Amsterdam has many erotic paintings, photographs, objects, recordings and attractions. It looks at love throughout the ages and it actually quite interesting. More than 4000 years of Read more…

Madame Tussauds Amsterdam

madame tussauds amsterdam

Madame Tussauds Amsterdam is one of only 15 locations where the famous wax museum is based. According to many, it is one of the best in the world too! It is located on Dam Square so you can’t miss it. Get tickets here. The wax statues of Madam Tussauds Amsterdam are so real that you will have a hard time distuingishing them from the real thing. You are allowed to Read more…