a very specific question:-
As part of a short trip to the Netherlands I will be basing myself in Amsterdam. I plan to visit Haarlem on a day trip and noticed a poster (Ton) mentioned how nice a train trip was to Hoorn.Can anybody add further to this i.e. is the rail journey the highlight? Should I get off enroute at any specific places and would a single ticket allow me to do this without additional charges? Would it be best going Amsterdam to Haarlem and then onto Hoorn and…
thinking of doing the following and want to get the 'locals' thoughts on whether its feasible, I will be travelling over the Christmas period.
Day 1 - Arrive early morning at Rotterdam Airport, go to Delft and sight see, continue to Den Hague (sleep there).
Day 2 - Sight see Den Hague and overnight (sleep there) OR sight see Den Hague and overnight in Utrecht.
Day 3 - Sight see Utrecht and continue to Amsterdam (sleep there).
Day 4/5 - Sight see Amsterdam (with a possible side…
I am a native english speaker, hoping to head to Utrecht for my masters. I have an EU passport, and so I am allowed to work, but I am unable to find any info online as to whether or not I will be able to find work.
I am not too fussed what I do. though prefer not to work night shifts. I have worked in all sorts of jobs in the past - travel agent, english teacher (no TEFL), flight attendant, bar attendant, paralegal so have a wide range of skills.
Do you think I'd be able to find…
Started a website as a hobby about all the events in the Netherlands: uit.guru Hopefully helpfull with finding something to do. Events are in dutch, though some are in English and you can use google translate. Still trying to improve it, so if people have suggestions, they are more than welcome.
I will stay in the Netherlands until January.
I want to buy the hybrid(system) camera, sony - a5100.
Could you let me know where I can buy this camera for best offer(cheap price)?
I think there are big winter sales nearby Christmas or Boxing day, is it right?
When does the winter sales start?
Also, I think I can get tax-refund. Are there any good place except for Media Markt.
During I search some website, I saw "Direct 100euro energiekorting". What does it mean?
Thank you :)
Can anyone recommend the best towns or cities to visit for modern (20th/21st Century) architecture in the Netherlands?
Rotterdam looks great, but anywhere else? I saw something on TV about a new village/town that was being built, where anyone can build any type of house they want - but I don't recall the name or where it was exactly- any ideas?
Does anyone have any recommendations for cheap but cheerful places to stay in Amsterdam? I have never been before and would love to find somewhere that is in a central location. We will be travelling as a couple so would like a private room but am not too fussy beyond that.
Want to travel from the U.S. to Amsterdam for NYE. I have heard they do the major firework show in Oosterdok, can anyone confirm this is true for 2014 and recommend any hostels or places/towns to stay in? I heard that transportation shuts down around 8 that night so would like to find a place to stay within walking distance.