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    Tips by Arjen, owner of Vondel Hotels

    09 september 2019

    Arjen van den Hof is a true local. As the owner of Vondel Hotels and resident of Amsterdam,
    he knows the city at its best! Every month he personally collects tips to make your stay in Amsterdam even better!

     

    CULTURE

    1. Houseboat Museum
    This museum gives you the unique opportunity to experience what life is like living on a houseboat in an Amsterdam canal. 

    Where?  Prinsengracht 296K
    More info? houseboatmuseum.nl

    2. Bicycle 
    Rent a bike with us and explore the city like a local.  

    Where? Reception
     

    FOOD

    3. OESTERS & BUBBELS
    Remise47 organizes every Friday this summer event where you can enjoy fresh oysters and boozy bubbles. Enjoy the weekend vibes on their sunny terrace! 

    Where? Bellamyplein 47 
    More info? remise47.com

    4. Bucket aan 't IJ
    Let's cheers with beers! This bucket with 4 Oedipus beers and delicious bites is perfect for a get together. Not a beer lover? Replace the beers for a bottle of wine. 

    Where? Café Pontsteiger, Pontsteiger 343
    More info? cafepontsteiger.com

     

    SHOPS

    5. The Posthumuswinkel
    Original specialty store where you can find a beautiful collection of stamps, stationery, feather crown pens and inks. 

    Where? Sint Luciensteeg 25
    More info? posthumuswinkel.nl

    6. The Smallest House 
    This tea ceramics boutique is with its 2 meters wide and 5 meters deep the smallest self-contained house in the capital. 

    Where? Oude Hoogstraat 22 
    More info? hetkleinstehuis.nl

     

    FUN

    7. Gable Stones
    Before street numbering, painted, carved stones were set in the gable end of buildings to indicate the business or individual living there. 

    More info? gevelstenenvanamsterdam.nl

    8. West Beach Filmfestival 
    This open film festival screens a wide range of both classic and recent films. The festival has free admission and can be visited from 12 - 22 of September. 

    Where? Noordzijde 41
    More info? iamsterdam.com

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