Monthly Archives: June 2011

HIGH TEA IN THE AMSTEL HOTEL

Hightea.com is hosted by a family living in the Chicago area that has always enjoyed going to Afternoon Teas wherever and whenever they could. Their goal is to visit 50 Afternoon Teas in two years all over the world!  

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HET SCHEEPVAARTMUSEUM OPEN VANAF 2 OCTOBER

Na een renovatie van vier jaar is Het Scheepvaartmuseum bijna klaar voor een nieuwe toekomst. Op 2 oktober gaat het museum weer open. Iedereen kan dan beleven hoe onze maritieme geschiedenis onze cultuur en identiteit heeft bepaald.

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HET OP ART MUSEUM FOR OPTICAL PHENOMENA

The  OP  ART  Museum aspires to be a low-profile forum for optical phenomena in art, drawings, photography and new media. Additional, temporary exhibitions will be featured on individual artists and exhibitions  on a particular theme from the wide range of … Continue reading

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DAG VAN DE AMSTERDAMSE GESCHIEDENIS

For the Dutch speaking people who are interested to hear about the history of Amsterdam:   26th of June !

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EATING HERRING

As the Beaujolais Nouveau is something special to look forward to in France, the “Hollandse Nieuwe” herring catch is a special event in this country. Because of an exceptional warm spring the current 2011 herring  is now fatter and has … Continue reading

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BOAT DESIGNS

So, you think you MAY want to build your own boat, but have no idea where to start, please check these dutch websites: Koninklijke De Vries Scheepsbouw Royal Huisman Yachts

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Every Friday International Stand-up Comedy at the Comedy Theater

The “Comedy Theater in de Nes” (Nes, 110) programmes this weekly international show because English comedy in a good atmosphere is just what Amsterdam needs. A two- minute walk from Dam Square we will host a comedy show with no … Continue reading

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BREAKFAST OUTSIDE THE HOTEL …

De Bakkerswinkel has temporary moved to the Zeedijk, 37

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ABOUT ART

Lotte Buit is an artist/portrait painter specialised in portrait painting from pictures. Her studio is located in a small village outside Haarlem called Spaarndam, known from the story of the boy who had to keep his finger in the dyke preventing it from … Continue reading

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RESTAURANT ANNA

Restaurant ANNA is located in the oldest and most beautiful part of Amsterdam in two spectacularly renewed monumental buildings. These buildings start at the ‘Warmoestraat’ to finish all the way at the ‘Oudekerksplein’. In restaurant ANNA you find yourself in … Continue reading

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