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Zaanse Schans

Zaanse Schans – Zaandam

Zaanse Schans is one of the most historical places of Holland where you can relive the 18th century. This little neighborhood is located in “Zaandam” (near Amsterdam) and is  famous because of its beautiful  scenery with typical windmills and 18th century houses. Sightseeing In the Zaanse Schans there are many historical events, monuments and museums. For […]

Giethoorn

Giethoorn – Venice of Holland

Giethoorn is one of the most beautiful ancient villages of Holland and is located in the province of Overijssel. The village is also know the “Venice of the North”. This village does not have roads so everything is done by boat or by bicycle. In Giethoorn you will find also: – The museum ‘t Olde […]

Entrance Vondelpark

Vondelpark

The Vondelpark is an elongated and also the biggest park in Amsterdam, opened in 1865. Since 1996, the park is a national monument. The Vondelpark is the best known and most visited park in Amsterdam. In addition to the locals a lot of tourists also find their way to this park. On average the park has […]

Leidse Square

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. A lot of entertaining services to be found here. […]

Museum Square Field

Museum Square

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 […]

Artis Entrance

Artis Zoo

Artis Amsterdam Royal Zoo (also known as: Natura Artis Magistra) was founded on 1 may 1838 by Gerardus Frederick Westerman, JWH Wai Linn and JJ Wijsmuller. The purpose of Artis was to love and care for nature. The zoo has over 20 monumental buildings. In the past years the park also renovated a lot. Artis […]

Anna Frank House

Anne Frank House

Anne Frank House is the origanl house and museum dedicated to Jewish diarist Anne Frank, during the World War II. The building is located in the Prinsengracht of Amsterdam. The History of the Anna Frank House During World War II, Anne Frank hid from Nazi’s with her family in the hidden closet room at the […]

Van Gogh Museum

Van Gogh Museum

The Van Gogh Museum is a museum dedicated to the Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh. The museum is located on the Museumaquare in Amsterdam. The collection of the museum contains more than 200 paintings, 500 drawings and 700 letters of Vincent van Gogh, as well as his collection of Japanese prints. When he was alive […]

Entrance Rijksmuseum

Rijksmuseum

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. Cuypers. The collection of paintings from the Rijksmuseum provides an overview of Dutch painting from the 15th century […]