Weekend Tip: Silent Rooftop Disco @ Floor 17

Looking for a evening out this Sunday, with some dancing on tunes of the 80s and 90s? Then get your tickets for the 3rd edition of the Silent Rooftop Disco at the 17th floor of the Apollo Ramada Hotel. Great music and add to that the amazing views from Floor 17. Obviously an amazing place…
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Weekend Tip: ‘Sloten Bier Festival’ for Beer, Food & Music

This Sunday, July 5th, the ‘Sloten Bier Festival‘ will be held for the first time. They have invited 10 local breweries from Amsterdam & surroundings to bring their locally brewed beer and offer you a taste. The number of local breweries in the Netherlands is growing, and so is the quality of their beer. So,…
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The 1st Amsterdam Spanish Film Festival (ASFF)

The first Amsterdam Spanish Film Festival (ASFF) is being held this week! From May 27th till 31st the cinemas Tuschinski and EYE are hosting this festival which is organized by Cin Fin Film. With each screening there’s food and Spanish wine. And last but not least, lots of famous guests like actors & actresses and…
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Holiday Tip: Hemeltjelief Festival

Tomorrow is an official Holiday in the Netherlands, where people get off from school and their jobs, to ‘celebrate’ Hemelvaartsdag: the Ascension of Jesus Christ. Most Dutch seize the opportunity to take a long weekend off during Hemelvaart. In Amsterdam North the Hemeltjelief Festival; a sweet festival for both parents & children at the NDSM-area,…
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7 Tips for Concerts under 15 euro in Amsterdam this May

Are you a music lover and looking for a nice, but affordable night out? There are plenty of concerts available for 15 euro or less around Amsterdam. Tickets can be bought online through the links provided.  Here are some tips for concerts under 15 euro in Amsterdam for this month May to choose from. There are…
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Weekend Tip: International Sports Film Festival Amsterdam

This weekend the first International Sports Film Festival Amsterdam is taking place at the Ketelhuis cinema (Westergasfabriek). This 3-day festival will show the best and most interesting movies & documentaries about athletes striving for that first place.  The full program is listed here. To name a few highlights: Senna ~ highly acclaimed movie about the…
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International Ocean Film Tour 2015

The International Ocean Film Tour 2015 is coming to Amsterdam on April 12th! This is the 2nd edition of the International Ocean Film Tour and a must see for anyone with a heart for extreme sports in and around the water. But also for those who love to see more of the hidden treasures around the world….
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8 Tips for Concerts under 15 euro this April in Amsterdam

Here’s another list of concerts under 15 euro in Amsterdam. There are lots of interesting artists performing this April, who are worth listening to. Also lots of different genres, so surely there are one or two concerts you’d be interested in. A nice night out really doesn’t have to be expensive! 🙂 Tickets can be…
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New Book: “Miffy in the Netherlands”

Last month a special edition of a Miffy-book was published: “Miffy in  the Netherlands”. Well, everyone who grew up in the Netherlands knows Nijntje a character created by Dick Bruna. Outside the Netherlands this bunny is pretty famous too and well known as Miffy. All books are completely drawn by Dick Bruna, with a great eye…
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5 Tips for Concerts under 15 Euro in Amsterdam this Week

Very often the smallest concerts are the most memorable. Amsterdam has some great venues where you can enjoy live music up close and personal. Just like it is meant to be. Even if you don’t know the singer or musicians, just take a chance and maybe you’ll be surprised! Here are 5 tips for concerts…
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