Amsterdam holidays

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Kate Mosse: My journey of discovery in medieval Amsterdam
While researching her latest novel the author spent weeks walking the canals and streets, and unearthing the Old Town’s hidden history

Kate Mosse

18, Feb, 2021 @11:38 AM

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Interrailing at 50: reliving our backpacking days … in style
The European rail pass offers two friends a second bite at their youth, as they savour bars, views and food from Amsterdam to Copenhagen

Rhonda Carrier

06, Dec, 2020 @7:00 AM

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Airbnb makes ‘power play’ in Dutch high court to retain right to ‘double fees’
The holiday rental giant hopes to overturn an Amsterdam ruling that it is illegal to levy a service fee on both renters and those letting

Senay Boztas

14, Sep, 2020 @2:55 PM

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Post-lockdown Amsterdam is a crowd-free joy
The tourists are trickling back but the streets and canals are still quiet enough to make cycling around the city an unexpected summer treat

Teresa Machan

18, Jul, 2020 @10:00 AM

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‘Things have to change’: tourism businesses look to a greener future
While the pandemic has dealt travel a severe blow, some hope it can be an opportunity to introduce slower, fairer, more sustainable holidays

Jane Dunford

28, May, 2020 @5:20 AM

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Amsterdam mayor urges extreme caution over return of tourism to the city
Femke Halsema angers hoteliers by warning against an excessive return to ‘regional, national and international traffic’

Senay Boztas

22, May, 2020 @1:55 PM

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How to visit Amsterdam while stuck at home in lockdown
You can still explore this unique city’s culture from your laptop, says Hans Rooseboom, curator of photography at the Rijksmuseum

Interview by Rachel Dixon

26, Apr, 2020 @6:00 AM

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Ron Gastrobar, Amsterdam: ‘Hilariously lopsided’ – restaurant review | Grace Dent
This self-declared ‘relaxed’ gastrobar can’t quite escape its fancy-pants past – the lasting memory is still one of quenelles, foams and minuscule portions

Grace Dent

06, Mar, 2020 @9:30 AM

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A psychedelic retreat proves a healing trip
Exploring the therapeutic benefits of magic mushrooms at a ceremony in Amsterdam

Amy Fleming

16, Nov, 2019 @3:00 PM

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Notes on chocolate: Amsterdam’s star turns unwrapped
They’ve definitely got a sweet spot in the Netherlands capital, says Annalisa Barbieri

Annalisa Barbieri

10, Nov, 2019 @9:00 AM

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Amsterdam invites tourists to 'marry' a local for a day
Fake weddings aim to improve relations between residents and visitors and include a brief ‘honeymoon’ to explore the city’s less popular sights

Deborah Nicholls-Lee

05, Jun, 2019 @9:00 AM

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Rembrandt’s Holland: exploring Amsterdam and Leiden
It is 350 years since the artist’s death but visiting these two Dutch cities you can still feel the echoes of his work, and follow in his footsteps

Juliet Rix

12, May, 2019 @6:00 AM

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