De Blauwe Parade
The Nieuwe Kerk, is a historical stage for Dutch coronations. The 15th-century, late-Gothic basilica is only ‘new’ in relation to the...
Sign-less company, with cargo bikes for toting kids.
Heading east across the Singel is Torensluis, one of the oldest and widest bridges in the city. The big moustached bust is of Multatuli,...
'Sexy snacks and lovely liquids' is the motto of this peppy retro bar with an 'I've just redone my loft' clientele of 20- to 30-...
While it serves decent pastas and sandwiches, it's really all just clumsy foreplay for the homemade appeltaart (apple pie), a deserved...
Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal 176-180 · interesting places nearby
De Blauwe Parade information
The building, now the Hotel Die Poort van Cleve, was the site of the original Heineken brewery, so it seems an appropriate place for tastings (of jenevers though, not beers). While there, feast your eyes on the Delft-blue tile mural (1870s) of a parade of children bearing gifts to an emperor.