This is the former office of the mighty Dutch East India Company (VOC), the globe's first multinational corporation. The sweeping...
Oude Hoogstraat 22
Amsterdam is chock-full of slender homes because property used to be taxed on frontage. So the narrower your facade, the less you paid....
On Oudezijds Achterburgwal a distinctive gateway with spectacles over the pedestal rises up and marks the entrance to the...
Rusland means 'Russia' in Dutch, so it's no surprise there's a different vibe to this coffeeshop. It's a young, mod group – including...
Humble little Nyonya makes a mean bowl of laksa (spicy noodle soup), a complex rendang curry (spicy and coconutty) with beef, chicken...
Kloveniersburgwal 58 · interesting places nearby
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This rabbit warren specialises in secondhand English books, with temptingly priced literary titles as well as volumes on the social sciences and more. It's near the university.