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#1/19
Rating:
4.666665
(3 comments)
Destination: Amsterdam
Good-quality but affordable places to stay are in short supply in Amsterdam – but a few quirky, characterful lodgings can be found for as little as €73 a night. Here are five of my personal favourites... read more »
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Rating:
4.666665
(3 comments)
Destination: Amsterdam
Trip type: Cultural
Get beyond the tourist tat, the sex museum and the stands of brightly painted clogs, and you can discover a very different kind of Amsterdam, where water will guide your way... read more »
#3/19
Rating:
5
(1 comment)
With a thriving young community, world-class restaurants and an endless supply of must-see attractions, there's so much more to Rotterdam than its famous shipping port... read more »
#4/19
Rating:
4.5
(2 comments)
Fascinating history, boutiques, markets and little restaurants make for a great city break ... read more »
#5/19
Rating:
4.5
(2 comments)
Destination: Amsterdam
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
Anyone coming out of Peter Greenaway’s film Nightwatching will be bursting to hop over to Amsterdam to have another look at Rembrandt’s masterpiece The Night Watch, which the film dramatises... read more »
#6/19
Rating:
4.333335
(4 comments)
Destination: Amsterdam
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
Forget bicycles - the boat is the easy way to get around Holland's top city destination... read more »
#7/19
Rating:
4.25
(7 comments)
Avoid airport delays by travelling by train. But once you've done the obvious Eurostar destinations of Paris, Lille and Brussels, where to next? Here are five more great accessible European getaways... read more »
#8/19
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Eindhoven
The Dutch city of Eindhoven has a wealth of art museums, design houses and buildings to explore on a weekend break... read more »
#9/19
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Delft
A typical Dutch city, Delft is full of historical charm, pretty canals, medieval churches and lively café culture - and as an ex-resident, I know just the right places to go when you're there... read more »
#10/19
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
It's time to look beyond the old cliches of canals and cafes - Amsterdam has changed dramatically in the last decade, and an exciting new city is emerging... read more »
#11/19
Rating:
4
(3 comments)
Cruising is the fastest growing travel sector, but if you fancy watching the world float by without the prospect of long-haul travel or days at sea a European river cruise is a great alternative... read more »
#12/19
Rating:
3
(1 comment)
Destination: Amsterdam
Holland’s notorious capital, Amsterdam, can be easily explored on foot thanks to its compact size, but for a truly exhilarating experience take to two wheels to explore it... read more »
#13/19
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Rating:
3
(1 comment)
Destination: Amsterdam
Amsterdam's formerly grubby image has been scraped away to reveal a clean, collected, and yes, cool one underneath... read more »
#14/19
Rating:
3
(1 comment)
An artistic weekend in Amsterdam designed to give you a taste for continental living. And how! Prepare to lose a few clothes and inhibitions along the way...... read more »
#15/19
Rating:
3
(5 comments)
Destination: Amsterdam
Trip type: Activity, Cultural
Beyond the drugs, stags and dancing girls, take a look through the hazy exterior and discover how Amsterdam has a lot to offer the fussiest of traveller... read more »
#16/19
Rating:
3
(2 comments)
Navigate your way over and along the canals of Amsterdam, discover its rich history and creative edge, and work up an appetite for gastronomic indulgence... read more »
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Destination: Rotterdam
Trip type: Cultural
Those who seek a bona fide representative of the modern Holland, a hotspot of culture, history and post-post-modern architecture, should head straight to Rotterdam... read more »
#18/19
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0
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Small but perfectly formed, Utrecht is one of the Netherlands’ oldest cities. The historic cobbled streets are bursting with churches, courtyards, canals and cycle routes... read more »
#19/19
Rating:
4
(4 comments)
Destination: Amsterdam
Trip type: Adventure, Cultural
Fancy exploring a museum or attraction that’s a little bit different? Paul Read discovers that travellers looking for a wacky time are spoilt for choice in Amsterdam... read more »
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