The best way to get around Amsterdam or to/from the airport is the Amsterdam Travel Ticket. They’ve finally figured out a system that I can support. This card gives you unlimited travel between the airport and Amsterdam central station, plus it gives you unlimited travel with the GVB (local busses and metro) or busses 197/ […]read more..
I think I mentioned this in a previous post but if you are going to rent a bike they are all basically the same so just rent at the place nearest where you are staying. Now… HOW to bike in Amsterdam. First off, stay right. We Amsterdamers realize you are on holiday but we are […]read more..
De Balie is one of those places you can easily pass and think nothing of it. It’s located just off the Leisdseplein on your way towards the Paradiso Night club. It was a former prison and even housed political prisoners during the Second World War before they were shipped off to camps and sadly often […]read more..
This is another question I get asked a lot. Where to exchange money in Amsterdam. The best rates I’ve found are at Potts Money exchange which is located just off Dam square on the damrak heading towards the centraal Train staion on your left hand side. I usually say don’t bring cash but if you […]read more..
The Sky Lounge is the name of the bar/restaurant on top of the Double Tree Hotel just right of the central train station. No need to be a guest you can just go in and usually find a seat and you’ll be treated to a wonderful view of the city. Pro tip: the coffee is […]read more..