Amsterdam Coronavirus Lockdown Measures Relaxed

Here’s What is Open in Amsterdam Throughout the Netherlands COVID-19 lockdown rules have been eased. Cultural institutions and venues such as museums, theaters, cinemas, and concert halls reopened at noon on Monday, June 1, 2020. Cafés and pubs, restaurants, and hotels are also open. Public transport is available, but people are still asked to avoid … Read more Amsterdam Coronavirus Lockdown Measures Relaxed

Herdenken en actievoeren

In deze blog beelden van fotografe Angela Tellier van de Memre Waka in 2019. Een van de plekken in Amsterdam, die herinneren aan het slavernijverleden van deze stad is de ambtswoning van de burgemeester op de Herengracht, gebouwd door de steenrijke Paulus Godin (1615-1690) die handelde in mensen. In 1675 ondertekende hij samen met drie … Read more Herdenken en actievoeren

Herdenken zonder samenkomen

Eén van de plekken in Amsterdam, die herinneren aan het slavernijverleden van deze stad is de ambtswoning van de burgemeester op de Herengracht, gebouwd door de steenrijke Paulus Godin (1615-1690) die handelde in mensen. In 1675 ondertekende hij samen met drie collega’s een contract met vertegenwoordigers van de Spaanse koning, het Asiento de Negros. Ze … Read more Herdenken zonder samenkomen

Weekend trips in the Netherlands – with 2020 summer tips

Are you looking for some nice weekend trips within the Netherlands? Well, it seems like this summer many of us are going to take holidays more locally. And you’re quite lucky if you live here. Because there are many great places to visit in the Netherlands and numerous cute Dutch towns you could visit in … Read more Weekend trips in the Netherlands – with 2020 summer tips

Rijksmuseum — Not just Rembrandt’s Night Watch

Most visited museum in Amsterdam in 2018 The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam is the Netherland’s premier art museum. It is devoted to several national collections — and consists of Dutch art from the earliest moments to the 19th century. Corona Virus and Rijksmuseum The Rijksmuseum re-opens on June 1, 2020. Timed-entry tickets are on sale, and … Read more Rijksmuseum — Not just Rembrandt’s Night Watch

Amsterdam Public Transport Guide and Tickets

Amsterdam public transport consists of an extensive, reliable network that includes bus, metro, and tram lines, as well as ferries. Tickets are easy to obtain and use. They must be bought in advance. Note: If you forget to check in or out, your ticket may no longer function the next time you need it. In … Read more Amsterdam Public Transport Guide and Tickets

Van Gogh Museum — Plan Your Visit

Amsterdam’s second most visited museum: Van Gogh Museum The Van Gogh Museum is one of the most popular museums to visit in Amsterdam. It contains the largest collection of paintings by Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890) in the world. The museum also features works by Van Gogh’s friends and contemporaries. This allows you to see his … Read more Van Gogh Museum — Plan Your Visit