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Tip from a Local: Go see the Zuiderkerk Church in Amsterdam

Posted on: septembre 10, 2014

Fun to do in Amsterdam: Go visit the Zuiderkerk Church! Alright, so this church isn’t located in Amsterdam’s Red Light District, but it’s close by – It’s 10 minutes away from the Red Light District. Amsterdam has a couple of churches which are absolutely worth visiting and the Zuiderkerk Church is definitely one of them! […]

The Organ of The Old Church in the Red Light District is getting a Restoration

Posted on: septembre 5, 2014
The Organ of The Old Church in the Red Light District is getting a Restoration

Join the organ restoration in Amsterdam’s Old Church This month The Old Church in Amsterdam’s Red Light District will start with the restoration of its large Vater-Müller organ. The organ will be brought back to it’s former glory allowing it to keep going for at least another 300 years. On September 13, the restoration starts […]

20 Amazing Pictures of Amsterdam’s Red Light District

Posted on: août 28, 2014

These 20 pictures of Amsterdam’s Red Light District will blow your mind Do you ever wonder if you should be visiting the Red Light District in Amsterdam? The 20 pictures below will help you with that decision. We’ve selected some of the best ones. Be surprised by these awesome pictures of Amsterdam’s Red Light District! 1) […]

The Open Day at Amsterdam’s Red Light District looked like this:

Posted on: août 25, 2014

Open Day in Amsterdam Red Light District A great initiative, whereby people could have a peek inside window brothels, peepshows, Casa Rosso and much more. This initiative was organized by Mariska Majoor, founder of the Prostitution Information Center. It attracted thousands of people, mostly Dutch, who wanted to learn more about this fascinating area in […]

The Old Church Tower in Amsterdam

Posted on: août 24, 2014
The view from The Old Church Tower in Amsterdam

Fun to do in Amsterdam: Go climb The Old Church Tower in the Red Light District One of the special things that Amsterdam’s Red Light District has to offer, is the beautiful Old Church. It stands in the heart of the Red Light District and is surrounded by window brothels, bars restaurants and shops. What makes […]

The Mayor of Amsterdam approach to prostitution

Posted on: août 20, 2014
Amsterdam's Mayor Eberhard van der Laan and his view on prostitution in the Red Light District.

Eberhard van der Laan’s approach to prostitution in Amsterdam Mayor Eberhard van der Laan: “Amsterdam’s Red Light District is world famous. Prostitution will always be part of the city. But some things have to change. We cannot tolerate exploitation and human trafficking. Prostitutes must be able to do their work safely, healthy and in freedom. Operators […]

10 Tips For Hot Summer Days in Amsterdam

Posted on: juillet 16, 2014
10 tips for hot summer days in Amsterdam

How To Spend The Summer In Amsterdam What are the best things to do during the summers in Holland’s capital? These are 10 great tips during a hot summer in Amsterdam. Why Go? Holland’s capital works its fairy-tale magic in many ways: via the gabled Golden Age buildings, the glinting boat-filled canals, friendly people, liberalism […]

10x Amsterdam Red Light District Do’s and Don’ts

Posted on: juillet 14, 2014
10 do's and don'ts for Amsterdam's Red Light District

10 Amsterdam Red Light District Do’s and Don’ts If you’re going to visit Holland’s capital then you should not miss the Red Light District. It’s the most interesting part in town and it represents the liberal & openminded Dutch culture. Nowhere else in the world one can find window brothels in opposite of a church, […]

Laughing Gas and XTC are Popular in Amsterdam

Posted on: juin 26, 2014
Laughing gas and drug use in Amsterdam

(This article was last updated on the 18th of December, 2018.) Partygoers Are Massively Using Laughing Gas in Amsterdam While only 3% used laughing gas in 2008 in Amsterdam, in 2013 that figure had risen to 33%. Across the board, clubbers and alternative party visitors use more laughing gas in Amsterdam than before. This is evident from the […]

28 Coffeeshops in Amsterdam Need to Close Their Business

Posted on: mai 15, 2014
28 coffeeshops in Amsterdam need to close

28 coffeeshops in Amsterdam are too close within the range of a school Recently, the local government of Amsterdam decided that 28 coffeeshops in Amsterdam need to close their doors, because their business is too close to a school. The first coffeeshops that need to stop their business are The Grasshopper and coffeeshop Homegrown Fantasy. First, […]