Other Interesting Things to Do in Amsterdam

Garden View 2

This is part of a series of posts on Amsterdam written by guest contributor, David Gavenda who spent a month in Amsterdam. My month in Amsterdam gave me plenty of time to explore different sections of the city, partake in interesting activities (especially an annual garden tour), visit a number of secondary museums and most [Read more …]

Amsterdam Historic Sights

Royal Pallace Main Hall

This is part of a series of posts on Amsterdam written by guest contributor, David Gavenda, who spent a month in Amsterdam. Most of Amsterdam’s important historical sites are located around Dam Square and the Jewish Cultural Quarter. The following are a number of those I found to be most interesting: Royal Palace Built 350 [Read more …]

Amsterdam Museums

Resistance Museum. The Facts_

This is part of a series of posts on Amsterdam written by guest contributor, David Gavenda. I visited a number of museums during my month in Amsterdam: Especially history and art museums. I was particularly impressed with two of each: Amsterdam Resistance Museum Located just outside the Jewish Cultural Quarter, the Resistance Museum explains and [Read more …]

Amsterdam Neighborhoods and Walking Tours

Dam Square Royal Palace

This blog was written by a guest contributor David Gavenda.   I have always been interested in Amsterdam: its history, its canals, character and its permissive culture. I decided to rent an apartment and spend a month to explore and better understand the city, its surroundings and its culture. The first thing I normally do [Read more …]