This odd, mod building houses both the stadhuis (town hall) and the opera hall (aka Muziektheater ), hence the name 'Stopera'. It...
Built in 1884, one of the city's most striking bridges replaced an old wooden version that had connected these shores of the Amstel...
Waterlooplein Flea Market
Covering the square once known as Vlooienburg (Flea Town), the Waterlooplein Flea Market draws sharp-eyed customers seeking everything...
The Muziektheater is home to the Netherlands Opera and the National Ballet. Big-name performers and international dance troupes also...
Lo Stivale d'Oro
Enjoy awesome pizzas and pastas at this trattoria's chummy tables. The gregarious Italian owner Mario occasionally pulls out his guitar...
Lonely Planet review
Located in the Stopera building, Amstelhoeck doesn't have the history of some of the other cafés in town, but that doesn't make it any less appealing. The great Amstel-side terrace is always busy in summer, with excellent views over the water and lots of sunlight.