It is the city’s oldest surviving building (from 1306) built to honour the city’s patron saint, St Nicholas (the inspiration for...
An intriguing place to view the Red Light action is Trompettersteeg, a teeny alley where the most desirable women are stationed....
Oude Kerk Tower
Amsterdam's oldest leather bar hosts randy men of all ages in its famous darkrooms. In addition to drinks, bartenders sell condoms and...
It's quite a contrast: Anna's sleek line of white-clothed tables topped by plates of curry-sauced monkfish and truffle-and-veal risotto,...
Drugs Tour information
The illuminating, 1½-hour itinerary looks at Amsterdam's drug culture, both its myths and reality. It includes smart shops, a 'user room' (the tour doesn't go inside) and a look at fake drugs being sold on the street. Tours depart by the Oude Kerk. Reserve in advance. Private tours also can be arranged (€40 per four people) in multiple languages.