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Amsterdam East

go green!

Flevopark

by Tanja

Enjoy a walk around Flevopark, located on the eastern boundaries of Amsterdam, a green area along a large lake, connected to the…

museums

Micropia

by Tanja

The Amsterdam museum Micropia won an award for most innovative museum of Europe and it is well earned. Micropia museum shows the…

In 1700 there were 10.000 Jews living in Amsterdam, the biggest Jewish community of Western-Europe. Many arrived from wealthy Spain and Portugal in Amsterdam and brought important trade contracts, thereby boosting the Amsterdam economy of the Golden Age.

museums

Tropical museum

by Tanja

The Amsterdam Tropical Museum is one of the largest museums of The Netherlands, dedicated to ethnographics: tropical cultures around the world.  Permanent…