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Black Heritage Amsterdam Tour

Not your average Amsterdam guided tour I recently had the pleasure of  joining the Black Heritage Amsterdam Canal Tour. I have worked as a Tour Guide here in Amsterdam in the past, so most guided tours in Amsterdam have very little new to tell me, many of them make my eyes roll and until now […]

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Breakfast in Amsterdam

As great as Amsterdam is, it is not a city known for its fabulous breakfast culture. Many cafes open late, or only offer limited breakfast options. In recent years, things have improved a lot. Coffee chains like Coffee Company and Bagels and Beans are easy to find and will do in a pinch. A bit […]

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7 reasons to visit Amsterdam

From its canals to its world-famous museums and from its historical sights to its nightlife, Amsterdam is one of the most unique and beautiful cities in Europe. If you’re still on the fence about visiting, here are some reasons why should visit Amsterdam: Though Amsterdam is quite small, it has all the advantages of a […]

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Amsterdam Light Festival

Every winter Amsterdam lights up during the Amsterdam Light Festival. A cultural festival of light and water which literally puts the history of the city in the spotlights. I can’t imagine anything better for the dark and sometimes gloomy winter months! From December through January, buildings are lit enchantingly or artistically and light sculptures by […]

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