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DK Eyewitness trip advisor: Amsterdam will lead you immediately to the simplest points of interest this nice urban has to provide, together with the Van Gogh Museum and the city's such a lot scenic canals. stopover at the city's best paintings galleries, museums, and landmarks, and notice the flavors of Amsterdam — from neighborhood cheeses and clean fish to comfortable cafés and connoisseur eating places. You'll locate actions and itineraries to slot all tastes and budgets during this totally up to date consultant.
The pull-out urban map, sincerely marked with points of interest from the guidebook, comprises certain road perspectives of all of the key parts. Transportation maps assist you navigate public transportation, with details on how most sensible to get round the urban. There's even a chart displaying the strolling distances among significant attractions and attractions.
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• New itineraries according to size of remain, local locations, and themes.
• Brand-new resort and eating places listings together with DK's selection recommendations.
• eating place destinations plotted on redrawn region maps and indexed with sights.
• Redesigned and refreshed interiors make the courses even more straightforward to read.
With hundreds of thousands of full-color photos, hand-drawn illustrations, and customized maps that brighten each web page, DK Eyewitness shuttle advisor: Amsterdam really indicates you this urban as not anyone else can.
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It is now home to the café-restaurant In de Waag (see p224). OUDE ZIJDE Part of the commemorative photo display in Nieuwmarkt metro 3 Nieuwmarkt Map 8 D3. v 9, 14. q Nieuwmarkt. Antiques market: Open May–Sep: 9am–5pm Sun. Organic market: Open 9am–4pm Sat. An open, paved square, the Nieuwmarkt is flanked to the west by the Red Light District. With the top end of the Geldersekade, it forms Amsterdam’s Chinatown. The Waag dominates the square, and construction of this gateway led to the site’s development in the 15th century as a marketplace.
Once an orphanage, it is depicted in Governesses at the Burgher Orphanage (1683) by Amsterdam-born Adriaen Backer. 1730) (see p132). Central Canal Ring Museum Quarter Stedelijk Museum Gerrit Rietveld’s simple Steltman chair (1963) is one of many exhibits at this ever-changing contemporary art museum. Van Gogh Museum Van Gogh’s Selfportrait with Straw Hat (1870) hangs in this large, stark museum, built in 1973 to house the bulk of his work. A M S T E R D A M AT G L A N C E 43 Museum Ons’ Lieve Heer op Solder Three 17th-century merchant’s houses conceal Amsterdam’s only remaining clandestine church, restored as the Museum Ons’ Lieve Heer op Solder (Our Lord in the Attic).
E Z I J D O U D O U D E House (1610), unusually, facing three canals S R U S L A N D 6 Oudemanhuispoort Spectacles on the gateway into this 18th-century almshouse for elderly men symbolize old age. Key 0 metres Suggested route 0 yards 50 50 Lift bridge over Groenburgwal OUDE ZIJDE 8 Trippenhuis Although it appears to be a single 17th-century mansion, this building is in fact two houses, the middle windows N I being false to M A E U W preserve the R K T symmetry. 61 3 Nieuwmarkt Despite redevelopment southeast of this onceimportant market square, the Nieuwmarkt itself is still bordered by many fine 17th- and 18thcentury gabled houses.
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