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Amsterdam ‘Proosts’ Easter in True Dutch Style

Amsterdam ‘Proosts’ Easter in True Dutch Style April 13, 2011 | Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
Brouwerij 't IJ, Amsterdam's Local Brewery By Scott Roane Until May, or until the barrels run dry, which given the unusually warm and sunny weather could be sooner rather than later, visitors to Amsterdam’s unique micro brewery, Brouwerij ‘t IJ can sample the special ‘PaasIJ’ brew....

Spend a Night at the Museum on Amsterdam’s Museum Night

Spend a Night at the Museum on Amsterdam’s Museum Night October 29, 2010 | Events, Nightlife | Read More
Each year in November, museums around Amsterdam stay open until 2am, hosting special events and allowing visitors to peruse their collections.  Other venues, such as the zoo and botanical gardens, also take part in the event, giving visitors a chance to see these tourist hotspots in a whole new light. ...

The Rave After The Rubble – Amsterdam’s Best Underground Club

August 4, 2010 | Nightlife, What's New | Read More
One of Amsterdam’s most famous clubs was Club 11, which was located (surprise) on the 11th floor in one of Amsterdam’s tallest buildings. The building is currently being torn down, so the club was forced to close its doors. Having been conveniently located next to Centraal Station, Club...

Going Out in Amsterdam – Monday Night!

June 23, 2010 | Events, Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
Going out on a Monday night is unusual. But going out on Monday night in Amsterdam can definitely be done, and can be done well. Two of the cities most famous clubs, the Paradiso and Melkweg, don’t do club nights, but frequently have concerts of artists coming through Amsterdam, even on Monday...

Going Out in Amsterdam – Sunday Night!

Going Out in Amsterdam – Sunday Night! June 20, 2010 | Events, Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
Jazz, Funk, Disco, Soul, a little bit of Rock, Pop and Dance. If you’re going out on Sunday night in Amsterdam, Wicked Jazz Sounds at the Sugar Factory is the place to go. Not only is it the best and most happening party on a Sunday night, it may very well be the best party of the entire week. Wicked...

Going out in Amsterdam – Saturday Night!

Going out in Amsterdam – Saturday Night! June 6, 2010 | Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
There are plenty of things to do on any given night in Amsterdam, and going out on Saturday night presents even more choices. Because of all the Saturday night activity, rather than making a specific recommendation, I’d rather let you know what’s out there so you can pick and chose. If you...

Going Out in Amsterdam – Friday Night!

May 27, 2010 | Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
Going out in Amsterdam on a Friday night is incredibly easy – just venture out onto the streets and follow the music, spot lights, or crowds of young and dressed up party goers (usually on bikes). If you end up in either Leidseplein or Rembrandtplein, you’re in one of the city’s main...

Going Out in Amsterdam – Thursday Night!

Going Out in Amsterdam – Thursday Night! May 20, 2010 | Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
Going out in Amsterdam on a Thursday night is easier than in most cities. Everyone is getting ready for the weekend and clubs are starting to host some of their regular programs and more well known parties. The Melkweg (or Milky Way) is one of Amsterdam’s most famous clubs, named for the fact...

Going Out in Amsterdam – Wednesday Night!

Going Out in Amsterdam – Wednesday Night! May 19, 2010 | Events, Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
I’ve decided to do a series of posts on going out in Amsterdam, so if you’re here on any night of the week, you can find a decent party to go to!  After all, nothing is more depressing than having one night in a city, and feeling like you’re wandering around aimlessly, missing out...

What Goes Down in the Red Light District – Exploring Amsterdam’s Notorious Neighborhood

March 23, 2010 | Nightlife, Romantic, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Amsterdam’s Red Light District is the city’s most famous tourist attraction. It is also full of unexpected sights and important monuments that usually go unnoticed by tourists who are fascinated by window shopping. If you spend a couple of hours wandering this neighborhood, make sure you see all...