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Walking along the Prinsengracht

On the Monday morning after our cruise we decided to walk along the Prinsengracht, one of Amsterdam’s three major canals.  We dallied and we window-shopped and we took pictures and stopped for lunch and the walk took 90 minutes before … Continue reading

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Leidseplein: Amsterdam’s Nightlife Capital

Our first visit to Leidseplein was in the middle of a violent rainstorm and the place was empty except for all of the people huddled under the awnings of the buildings surrounding the square. We grabbed a quick bite to … Continue reading

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Where we stayed in Amsterdam

We started planing for our European trip in the Fall of 2011. At that time TripAdvisor gave its number one rating for all hotels in Amsterdam to the Boutique Hotel View, a three-star hotel in the Leidseplein area. I think … Continue reading

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