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Covid-19 Update – 05.02.2021

Covid-19 Update – 05.02.2021

Hello! We are back with an update on the Covid-19 measures in Amsterdam, since a lot has changed in the last few days. The government recently published a reopening plan to release the lockdown bit by bit. On the 28th of April they started with the first steps. In this blog, we explain these new changes…

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Nice to know Dutch Holidays in the Beginning of May

Nice to know Dutch Holidays in the Beginning of May

Hello Amsterdam enthusiasts! No sooner that one holiday is over the next ones are just around the corner, as the first week of May brings us three holidays every year. So let’s get started: As in some other countries as well, 01 May is celebrated in the Netherlands as “Labour Day” or “Dag van de Arbeid”..

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King’s Day in the Netherlands

King’s Day in the Netherlands

Today, the 27th of April, us in the Netherlands are celebrating “Koningsdag”, the day we are joyously celebrating our King along the whole country. King’s Day traditionally falls on the birthday of the reigning monarch. From 1949 to 1980, Queen’s Day was traditionally celebrated on 30 April, the birthday…

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Secrets of the Tulip

Secrets of the Tulip

We all know it as the emblem of the Netherlands: the tulip – a beautiful flower that comes in different shapes and colors. But do you know the secrets of the tulip? If not, stay tuned! Because in this blog you will hear about them. Let’s start by taking a look into the past…

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Green Amsterdam

Green Amsterdam

Goedendag!
This blog is all about the Green Side of Amsterdam, and we’re not talking about the Green Plant you can buy in one of the many coffeeshops. 😉 No, instead we would like to dedicate this blog to the prettiest parks and green areas of Amsterdam, since our beautiful city has more to offer than its pretty…

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The Three XXX of Amsterdam

The Three XXX of Amsterdam

If you keep your eyes open in Amsterdam you will probably discover it: everywhere in the city you can find three vertical positioned X’s. On street pillars, walls, buildings or on the street. Sometimes they are more, sometimes less hidden, so that you could almost start a treasure hunt to find the xxx…

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