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Places With Live Music

11 places
Like any other big city, Amsterdam has a lot of live music every night. But with all the cosy brown bars, those places are sometimes hard to find. This list shows you places where you can sit down and relax or dance to live music…
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Best Places For Sunbathing

9 places
Amsterdam is not your destination because of its great weather. But if you're lucky, the sun might even show up once or twice. And when that moment arrives, you don't have many places to go besides the overcrowded terraces. Here'…
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Museums Without a Queue

6 places
Amsterdam has many famous museums. Rijksmuseum, Hermitage, Anne Frank House, Van Gogh and Stedelijk Museum are definitely worth a visit. But do know that you won't be the only one there. In this list you will find alternative opt…
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Top 10 Best Alternative Bars

10 places
Amsterdam is known for its 'gezellige' brown bars. And they are really awesome. But in a way they all have the same great vibe. The city also has many different and alternative bars. Some squatted, some set up by creatives and so…
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Top 10 Free Things to Do in Amsterdam

10 places
Amsterdam is famous for its canals, beautiful houses, “coffee shops” and Red Light District – but there is so much more to this liberal city than most visitors see. Our local editor Rick has suggested a list of 10 free things to …

The Exact Opposite of Red Light District

17 places
Most tourists, sadly, never see anything of Amsterdam besides the Red Light District. And if that is what you're into, well, have fun. We're not judging people that seek fun there. In fact, on a certain evening, once or twice a y…
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Best Places to Escape the Rush

10 places
The centre of Amsterdam is relatively small for a city with 800.000 people. This means there is always a lot to do and see, but after a while you might want to escape the overcrowded streets. This lists shows you the perfect plac…
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