Author Archives: Jos Swart

Leidse Square

Leidse Square (Leidseplein) is a square at the southern end of Amsterdam’s central canal ring, almost facing the popular Vondelpark. Leidseplein serves as a transport hub in the city. There is a number of tram lines intersecting here, as well as a centre for nightlife and shopping. This makes it easy to travel back and forth […]

Museum Square

Museum Square Field

Museum Square (Museumplein) is a public space in Amsterdam. Three major museums are located here, the Rijksmuseum, the Van Gogh Museum and the Stedelijk museum. There is also a concert hall located called “Concertgebouw”. In the Rijksmuseum you can find al the beautiful art pieces of Rembrandt, Vermeer and Hals. This museum is based on […]

Rijksmuseum

The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam is one of 16 state museums in The Netherlands. The collection provides an overview of Dutch art and history with work from Dutch masters such as Rembrandt van Rijn, Johannes Vermeer and Frans Hals. The Rijksmuseum is located at the Museum square in Amsterdam.The collection of paintings from the Rijksmuseum provides […]

The Peace Palace

The Peace Palace

The Peace Palace is an international law administrative building in Den Haag (The Hague). Feel  welcome to visit the Peace Palace Visitors Centre. This modern exhibition and impressive 35-40 minute film give you an introduction of history of the Peace Palace and to the juridical institutions of the Netherlands. This is the Permanent Court of […]