Exhibition: Dick Bruna ~ Creator of Miffy @ Rijksmuseum

As part of the 60th anniversary of Miffy the Rijksmuseum will host an exhibition dedicated to Dick Bruna, the creator of Miffy (Nijntje). This exhibition will show you the highlights of his work, but also the work by artists that inspired him (like Matisse and Léger). The work of Dick Bruna and the artists that inspired…
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Weekend Tip: Open Garden Days Amsterdam

Did you always wonder about the gardens that are located behind the stately houses along the Amsterdam canals? With such beautiful houses they must be interesting to see too. Indeed they are, which is the starting point for organizing the yearly ‘Open Garden Days Amsterdam‘.  During the next weekend, from Friday till Sunday 30 mostly…
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‘Artis ZOOmeravonden’ ~ a Summerevening at the Zoo

Wouldn’t you love to spend the evening inside the zoo to see the animal behaviour in the evening and wander around in this different atmosphere? Well, during the ‘Artis ZOOmeravonden’ you can do just that! Every Saturday evening in June, July and August the Artis zoo will keep its doors open until sunset. You’re free…
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10 Tips for Concerts under 15 euro this April in Amsterdam – part 2

Here’s part 2 of concerts under 15 euro in Amsterdam this April. Again there are 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 bought through the links provided. Here are 10 tips (in chronological…
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Huge Exhibition of Matisse at the Stedelijk

This weekend a huge new exhibition is opening at the Stedelijk Museum: The Oasis of Matisse. Henri-Émile-Benoît Matisse (1869 – 1954) was a French artist, known for his use of colour and his fluid and original draughtsmanship. He was a draughtsman, printmaker, and sculptor, but is known primarily as a painter. Matisse is held responsible, along…
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NS Day Travel Card on Sale Again: Ticket + Sandwich for 18 Euro!

Yes, they’re back: the NS day travel cards for an affordable price! With a day travel card you can travel anywhere within the Netherlands by train for one day. And this time the ticket includes a voucher for a juice & sandwich at one of ‘De Broodzaak‘ shops at the trainstation. Have fun and explore…
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Happietaria Amsterdam: Save the World while you Eat

How about helping a good cause, while eating a lovely meal? Happietaria at Keizersgracht is offering you this ‘great charity dinner deal’: the chefs make you a great affordable Yemeni or Dutch menu and in return you ‘tip’ some money for charity (enhancement of water and sanitation in Yemen). Not only your tip, but also…
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NS Day Travel Card: A Return Ticket to Anywhere in NL for just 15.50 euro

Good news! At the moment the – oh so – popular NS Day Travel Card is for sale at Blokker. This train ticket is a very good deal: for only 15.50 euro you can travel to anywhere in the Netherlands (and return). Perfect if you are planning a trip in our lovely country the coming…
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World Animal Day: Get a Pet Photoshoot for 15 euro & Save the Pets

As part of The Awareness Project Vince & Jules will shoot pet owners with their pets for just 15 euro for upcoming World Animal Day. All the collected money will go to Dierenasiel Amsterdam & Dierenbescherming Amsterdam. This great pet shoot will be held on Sunday 28th. There will be animal snacks provided by Yarrah, you…
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The Coolest Amsterdam Souvenir

Want to take home a little piece of Amsterdam? Eric Wijffelaars designed these lovely candles in the colors of the Dutch flag. Don’t want a house? Get a windmill! These sweet Amsterdam Souvenir Candles are being sold at Knotsknetter Jan Evertsenstraat 100 1056EH Amsterdam Kunstuitleen Amstelveen Stadsplein 103 1181ZM Amstelveen or online at the Feelgood…
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