De Groene Olifant
This grand, classical arch was built in 1770 as a gateway to the city. On the south side you'll see the Amsterdam emblem of three St...
The Tropenmuseum houses a three-storey collection of colonial artefacts, presented with insight, imagination and a fair amount of...
Oosterpark was laid out in 1891 to accommodate the diamond traders who found their fortunes in the South African mines, and it still has...
The name translates to 'the beer garden', and it is indeed the main feature. A young and beautiful crowd packs the beloved terrace...
There's often a line to the door at this bare-bones Surinamese place, but don't worry – it moves fast. Place your order – lamb roti...
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Steeped in Victorian-era opulence with intricate woodwork, the Green Elephant transports you back in time. Sit at the circa-1880 bar with the locals and admire the art-deco glass, or retreat to the lofted dining room for dinner like the the elegant residents of yesteryear's Plantage.