Directly opposite Voetboogstraat is the Rasphuis Gate, which led to a correctional institute in medieval times. The pedestal bears the...
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Since 1860 this famous flower market has been located at the spot where nurserymen and women, having sailed up the Amstel from their...
With an interior that resembles a larger-than-life lava lamp, Dampkring is a consistent Cannabis Cup winner, and known for having the...
Vleminckx has been frying up frites (French fries) since 1887, and doing it at this hole-in-the-wall takeaway shack near the Spui for...
The Heiligeweg (Holy Way) was once part of a route that pilgrims took to the spot where the Miracle of Amsterdam occurred. Halfway along, and directly opposite Voetboogstraat, you'll see the Rasphuis Gate , which led to a correctional institute in medieval times. The pedestal bears the sculpture of a woman with two criminals chained at her side, under the Latin word castigatio (punishment).