Dam Square or Dam is a town square in Amsterdam, the capital of the Netherlands. Its notable buildings and frequent events make it one of the most well-known and important locations in the city and the country
Amsterdam has more than one hundred kilometers of canals, about 90 islands and 1,500 bridges. The three main canals, Herengracht, Prinsengracht, and Keizersgracht, dug in the 17th century during the Dutch Golden Age, form concentric belts around the city, known as the Grachtengordel
Leidseplein is a buzzing nightlife hub centered around Leidseplein Square, where crowds are entertained by street performers and the surrounding bars and restaurants are always busy. Local theaters, such as the neo-Renaissance Stadsschouwburg, present classical music, stand-up comedy and musicals, while iconic concert venues Paradiso and Melkweg host DJ gigs and concerts by indie and big-name bands.
Elegance, tradition and hospitality are the core traits of one of Amsterdam’s finest restaurants, de Silveren Spiegel (the Silver Mirror). The restaurant dates from the Dutch Golden Age, the 17th century, and all of the building is kept in it's original state so you can experience the ambiance of this time period. A unique evening out in breathtaking surroundings befitting the likes of Rembrandt and Vermeer.
In 1973 the restaurant 't Zwaantje opened its door in the Berenstraat, one of the Nine Streets, in the heart of Amsterdam for the first time. In the beginning, it was only a cozy brown cafe, where after a day of work or shopping, it was a great rest. While enjoying a drink, one could slide the daily hustle and bustle off.
Bord’Eau is the two Michelin starred restaurant of hotel De L’Europe in Amsterdam with an unique décor and sparkling views over the historic centre of Amsterdam. Bord’Eau showcases the core flavours of every ingredient by using the best products and composes true, pure and natural tastes.
The nuns' breweries have made the Susters indispensable for the further development of late medieval Amsterdam. Today, the Beloved Sister is in the place and ground of the Bethanian Monastery a favorite testroom and café-restaurant, with a steamy brewery, where exclusive beers are brewed for The Beloved Sister's sister cafes.