The Albus Hotel Amsterdam

Located on Amsterdam’s historical Canal Belt, The Albus is a 4 star boutique hotel on the forefront of hotel design and within walking distance of many of the hotspots in Amsterdam including the flower markets, Kalverstraat and Rijksmuseum. The hotel’s central location, friendly staff and great food makes it an excellent choice for a city […]

Van Gogh Museum

Who doesn’t know Vincent Van Gogh? Whether you remember his Sunflowers, Night Watch or the fact that he cut his own ear off, Van Gogh is famous the world over. Amsterdam’s Van Gogh Museum exhibits much of his most important work. These works consist of 500 sketches, 200 paintings and more than 700 of his letters along […]

In Stock: Food waste becomes dinner in Amsterdam

Pop-up restaurants have been popular in Amsterdam over the last couple of years. However, Amsterdam’s newest is nothing like you’ve ever tried before. Having opened its doors on the 21st of June, In Stock restaurant serves dishes produced from food waste. In Stock is one of its kind in both Amsterdam and The Netherlands. As […]

How to use the OV-chipkaart

Public transport is a great way to get around Amsterdam. But the OV-chipkaart system can be confusing, so here is your guide to using it with ease. Much like the Oyster card in London, the OV-chipkaart is a means of using public transport safely and efficiently. The cards can be purchased at supermarkets or at […]

New tropical paradise Waterkant opens in Amsterdam

Central Amsterdam can add a tropical restaurant to its extensive list of interesting places to go on 12 August. On this day Waterkant (Waterside) will open its doors but they’re organising Opo Oso (Open House) from 7 till 10 August so you can sample their amazing roti’s (chicken and vegetarian) and experience the atmosphere on […]