The Heiligeweg (Holy Way) was once part of a route that pilgrims took to the spot where the Miracle of Amsterdam occurred. Halfway...
Today's library is a concrete hulk, not nearly the beautiful building you'd expect from such a historic site, but its background is...
Dansen Bij Jansen
For over a generation, this rambling space has been Amsterdam’s most famous student nightclub, and it still thumps nightly on two sweaty...
This hole-in-the-wall takeaway has drawn the hordes for its monumental frites (French fries) since 1887. The standard is smothered in...
Handboogstraat 29 · interesting places nearby
You saw it in Ocean's Twelve; now see it up close. Wood-carved, hobbit-like decor fills the moodily lit room. Consistently a winner of the Cannabis Cup, the coffeeshop is known for having the most comprehensive menu in town, including details about smell, taste and effect. Its name, by the way, means the ring of the earth's atmosphere where smaller items combust.