The soaring turrets of this neo-Gothic church are an odd sight in this row of sedate Singel homes. Officially known as the St Franciscus...
Today's library is a concrete hulk, not nearly the beautiful building you'd expect from such a historic site, but its background is...
New York Life Insurance Building
This landmark building opened in 1890 to house the New York Life Insurance Company (hence the eagles), but soon passed to luxury...
This fabulicious restaurant/bar morphs into a loungey club around 10pm. DJs spin mostly Latin beats but expect regular R&B, house...
Attracting a 30-something gay and lesbian crowd, this popular coffee bar welcomes everyone and is popular during the day for a chat, a...
Lonely Planet review
The largest bookshop in town is a true department store, with many foreign titles, New Age and multimedia sections, and a large travel-guide selection including maps. It can be dizzying. Readings and book launches take place next to the upstairs cafe.