Tips by Arjen, owner of Vondel Hotels
Arjen van den Hof is a true local! As the owner of Vondel Hotels and resident of Amsterdam
he knows the city at its best! Every month he personally collects tips to make your stay in Amsterdam even better!
Museum of Bags & Purses
For all the fashion addicts: you can’t skip the largest bags and purses museum of the world when visiting Amsterdam.
Where? Herengracht 573
More info? tassenmuseum.nl
Visit one of the oldest inner courtyards of Amsterdam and experience the surprisingly tranquil atmosphere.
Where? Begijnhof 30
More info? begijnhofkapelamsterdam.nl
Take the ferry to Amsterdam North and enjoy seafood in this trendy seafood bar.
Where? Gedempt Hamerkanaal 201
More info? restaurantstork.nl
In South-Africa, a braai is known as a social meeting where food is prepared on an open fire. In Amsterdam, you can enjoy the most delicious BBQ dishes.
Where? Geleenstraat 1
More info? braaiamsterdam.nl
Pick new clothes with a story. The largest vintage shop of amsterdam carries a huge variety of clothing and accessories.
Where? Waterloopplein 1
More info? episode.eu
Pioneering fashion, innovative design and local art. Hutspot has several cute boutiques throughout the city.
Where? Van Woustraat 4
More info? hutspot.com
Cycling along the canals
This month Amsterdam is transformed into an open-art light museum!
These hot summer days should be enjoyed along the beach in Amsterdam. Say what? Yes, Amsterdam has its very own 'beach'. Enjoy it at this spot.
Where? Pampuslaan 501
More info? blijburg.com