Guidebook for Amsterdam

Carol
Guidebook for Amsterdam

Essentials

Large supermarket 5 min walk
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AH IJburglaan
719 IJburglaan
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Large supermarket 5 min walk
Large supermarket, 5 min walk
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Vomar Voordeelmarkt
605 IJburglaan
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Large supermarket, 5 min walk
Drugstore 5 min walk
Etos
657 IJburglaan
Drugstore 5 min walk
Drugstore 5 min walk
D.I.O. Drogisterij/Parfumerie
723 IJburglaan
Drugstore 5 min walk
Vinny's Bakery
653 IJburglaan
Bakery
Butcher, 5 min walk
Vleeschmeester IJburg
651 IJburglaan
Butcher, 5 min walk
Fish store 5 min walk
Viswinkel IJburg
655 IJburglaan
Fish store 5 min walk
Delicacies-store including wine, craftbeer, cheeses, chocolate (1 min walk)
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Boerenjongens
3 Talbotstraat
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Delicacies-store including wine, craftbeer, cheeses, chocolate (1 min walk)
ATM/ cash
Rabobank ATM
721 IJburglaan
ATM/ cash
ATM / cash
ING servicepunt
561 IJburglaan
ATM / cash
Supermarket with 'farmers market'-atmposphere, lunchroom/restaurant and terrace. Great meat, fish and cheeses!
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Landmarkt
339 Schellingwouderdijk
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Supermarket with 'farmers market'-atmposphere, lunchroom/restaurant and terrace. Great meat, fish and cheeses!

Parks & Nature

Blijburg Urban Beach, 10 min walk
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Strand Blijburg
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Blijburg Urban Beach, 10 min walk
Large park for running, cycling and swimming beach
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Diemerpark
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Large park for running, cycling and swimming beach
Most central and famous park. Stroll around or have a drink at the terraces of Blauwe Theehuis or Vondelpark3
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Vondelpark
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Most central and famous park. Stroll around or have a drink at the terraces of Blauwe Theehuis or Vondelpark3

Food Scene

Nice large oriental restaurant, one of our neighbourhood favorites
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Mchi
1295 IJburglaan
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Nice large oriental restaurant, one of our neighbourhood favorites
All-day restaurant at the harbour. Also your starting point for boattours to Pampus fortress island or Muiderslot castle
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Nap Amsterdam
124 Krijn Taconiskade
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All-day restaurant at the harbour. Also your starting point for boattours to Pampus fortress island or Muiderslot castle
Italian restaurant, take away stone oven pizza and icecream just behind our house
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Il Sogno Ijburg
905 IJburglaan
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Italian restaurant, take away stone oven pizza and icecream just behind our house
Italian restaurant
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Bloem op IJburg
1289 IJburglaan
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Italian restaurant
Contempary decorated Turkish cuisine at the harbour, 10 min walk
Antep Sofrasi Marina
432 Krijn Taconiskade
Contempary decorated Turkish cuisine at the harbour, 10 min walk
Best coffee around, always busy
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Espressofabriek IJburg
1489 IJburglaan
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Best coffee around, always busy
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Dok 48
328 Krijn Taconiskade
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Huge up-class (fish)-restaurant. Don't let the industrial outside and surroundings scare you. Has nice terrace on the water too.
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The Harbour Club Amsterdam - East
67 Cruquiusweg
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Huge up-class (fish)-restaurant. Don't let the industrial outside and surroundings scare you. Has nice terrace on the water too.
Great space, great meat
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Bar Restaurant Pompstation
52 Zeeburgerdijk
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Great space, great meat
Very populair restaurant, make a reservation
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Wilde Zwijnen
23 Javaplein
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Very populair restaurant, make a reservation
When cycling over the beautiful Nieuwendammerdijk, stop over for a drink at the terrace of this cafe. When the family sold the property in 2016, a group of neighbours bought it to ensure it kept it's historic atmosphere
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Café ‘t Sluisje
297 Nieuwendammerdijk
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When cycling over the beautiful Nieuwendammerdijk, stop over for a drink at the terrace of this cafe. When the family sold the property in 2016, a group of neighbours bought it to ensure it kept it's historic atmosphere
Icecream
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IJscuypje IJburg
43 Pampuslaan
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Icecream

Sightseeing

Beautiful ancient castle. Take a tour and learn from our national history. Nice for kids! You can cycle there from the house or take a boat from the IJburg harbour, 10 minutes walking. You can combine with Pampus Fortress Island when using the boat.
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Muiderslot
1 Herengracht
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Beautiful ancient castle. Take a tour and learn from our national history. Nice for kids! You can cycle there from the house or take a boat from the IJburg harbour, 10 minutes walking. You can combine with Pampus Fortress Island when using the boat.
Once elected 'Most beautiful street of Amsterdam' Nieuwendammerdijk is a long dike with old often wooded houses.
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Nieuwendammerdijk
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Once elected 'Most beautiful street of Amsterdam' Nieuwendammerdijk is a long dike with old often wooded houses.
EYE-catching contemperary landmark, movietheater and restaurant with nice view on city center
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Eye Film Museum
1 IJpromenade
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EYE-catching contemperary landmark, movietheater and restaurant with nice view on city center
Former Shell headoffice now hosts restaurants, nightclub and Lookout-point where you can swing over the edge.
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A'DAM Lookout
5 Overhoeksplein
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Former Shell headoffice now hosts restaurants, nightclub and Lookout-point where you can swing over the edge.
Take a look in the 'Achterhuis' where Anne Frank was hiding for the Nazi's and wrote her famous diary.
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Anne Frank-huset
263-267 Prinsengracht
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Take a look in the 'Achterhuis' where Anne Frank was hiding for the Nazi's and wrote her famous diary.
Altough shady (but safe) and overly turisty, the Red-Light district is still a must-see for many.
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De Wallen
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Altough shady (but safe) and overly turisty, the Red-Light district is still a must-see for many.
Dam Square is the ultimate center of Amsterdam
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Dam Square
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Dam Square is the ultimate center of Amsterdam
Take a tour in the Royal Palace. The royals don't really live there, so you can have a peak;-)
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Royal Palace Amsterdam
147 Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal
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Take a tour in the Royal Palace. The royals don't really live there, so you can have a peak;-)
Dependance of the famous museum in St Petersburg
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Eremitasjen Amsterdam
51 Amstel
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Dependance of the famous museum in St Petersburg
The biggest market of Holland in the hugely popular Pijp-area (where we used to live) with buzzling cafe's and hip shops.
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Albert Cuypstraat
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The biggest market of Holland in the hugely popular Pijp-area (where we used to live) with buzzling cafe's and hip shops.
Hugely popular area with it's Albert Cuyp-market and a range of hip restaurants, cafe's and shops
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De Pijp
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Hugely popular area with it's Albert Cuyp-market and a range of hip restaurants, cafe's and shops
Historic village and home of Muiderslot castle. Have drinks with a look on the sluice-gates.
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Muiden
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Historic village and home of Muiderslot castle. Have drinks with a look on the sluice-gates.
Old fishermensvillage with wooden houses on a peninsula.
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Marken
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Old fishermensvillage with wooden houses on a peninsula.

Shopping

Large store for high-end design furniture
The Kasstoor & Living 2000 - Amsterdam
89 Pedro de Medinalaan
Large store for high-end design furniture
All designer clothing stores are here, are own 'Rodeo Drive' ;-)
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P.C. Hooftstraat
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All designer clothing stores are here, are own 'Rodeo Drive' ;-)
Nine narrow cosy streets with nice shops
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Negen Straatjes
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Nine narrow cosy streets with nice shops
Biggest and most central shoppingstreet of Amsterdam. We hate it but all the big shops are here.
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Kalverstraat
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Biggest and most central shoppingstreet of Amsterdam. We hate it but all the big shops are here.
Most famous and up-scale large department store
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de Bijenkorf
1 Dam
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Most famous and up-scale large department store

Everything Else

Old village on a dyke with beautifull wooden houses and great views on the IJ-lake. Nice as destination for a bicycle tour
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Durgerdam
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Old village on a dyke with beautifull wooden houses and great views on the IJ-lake. Nice as destination for a bicycle tour

Arts & Culture

All the famous works of Vincent van Gogh in a newly renovated building
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Van Gogh-museet
6 Museumplein
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All the famous works of Vincent van Gogh in a newly renovated building
Famous and very popular home of Rembrandt's 'Nightwatch'. Amazing and newly renovated building.
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Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum
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Famous and very popular home of Rembrandt's 'Nightwatch'. Amazing and newly renovated building.
Contemperary art
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Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam
10 Museumplein
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Contemperary art