In 1796, shortly after the French-installed government proclaimed freedom of religion, De Duif was the first Catholic church to be built...
The unique pinewood Amstelkerk was erected in 1668 as a noodkerk (makeshift church) under the direction of the city architect, Daniël...
Museum Van Loon
Museum Van Loon is an opulent 1672 residence that was first home to painter Ferdinand Bol and later to the wealthy Van Loon family. The...
Inside there's a mellow brasserie on one side and a stylish bar on the other, but on a sunny afternoon there's nothing better than...
Le Zinc…et les Autres
An unapologetically old-fashioned affair, this cosy canal-house restaurant is filled with candlelight, exposed timber beams, wine...
Lonely Planet review
Those with a midcentury-modern chair fetish will be sated with Eames, Aalto and others at this second-hand design warehouse. Shipping can be arranged, but a George Nelson ball clock should fit nicely in your carry-on.