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Things to do in Paris

Things to do in Paris

Top 10 free things to do in Paris Paris is one of the world’s most beautiful cities – and one of the most expensive. So, from the walkway over the city to galleries and fashion shows, we pick the city’s best free activities. Make the most of free first Sundays If you get your timing

What to do in Brussels?

What to do in Brussels?

What to do in Brussels?  1. Grand-Place The Grand-Place is a beautiful, wide open cobbled medieval and is Brussels’ main market square. It is a great place to hang out and admire the elegant guildhouses which replaced all the wooden homes. Many have admired its beauty including Victor Hugo and

From Amsterdam to Brussels

From Amsterdam to Brussels

Travel between Amsterdam and Brussels is possible by high speed and standard rail, airline flights and competing coach services… 1. Amsterdam-Brussels by Train Travelling by train between Amsterdam and Brussels is certainly the best option in terms of time and convenience and gets you into

Heineken Experience

The former Heineken Brewery in Amsterdam, a national monument and listed in the European Route of Industrial Heritage, offers some 3000 square metres of special exhibition space. Millions of hectolitres of Heineken beer were brewed here from 1868. As the brewing company grew, so did Amsterdam, and

Amsterdam Museum – The History of Amsterdam

Did you know that Amsterdam was first named Amestelledam? Or that the whole city is built on thousands of poles to protect it from sinking into the wet soil? And did you know that a butcher in theMiddle Ages invented a mechanical hoist to pull horses out of the canal because that was a common issue

Jewish Historical Museum Amsterdam

In the 17th century, the golden age of the Netherlands, Jewish culture flourished in Amsterdam. The city was open-minded to religion, so Jews were allowed to build synagogues and practice Judaism. Most Jews settled in the same area and formed the Jewish quarter, which today is located near

Royal Palace Amsterdam

Royal Palace Amsterdam

The Royal Palace Amsterdam nowadays is a public space and museum open for everyone. It was restored between 2005 and 2009 and is worth a visit. Only on Koningsdag (King’s Day), and Dodenherdenking (Remembrance Day) or when the Royal Family is expecting high guests; the Royal Palace is used as a

Discover the beauty of Amsterdam

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