Sample over 100 unique types of gin, jenevers & mixers: old classics, new twists, local Dutch, international brands, Eco-friendly. Even go to Gin School and learn which mixers go with which gin to make the perfect gin cocktail.
The Dutch love to ice skate, so when the canals froze, they took advantage of it while it lasted. Experience ice skating in the city center and see what it's like to ice skate in the middle of the outdoor ice track at the Olympic Stadium.
This year we creatively present the light festival as if you were riding the old "Adventure Thru Inner Space" ride at Disneyland, being shrunk down through a microscope to explore the molecular structure of a snowflake.
Take a grand bike tour through the beautiful Dutch countryside of wooded hills, green grass farms and river waterways, passing old castles, storybook cottages, sprawling estates and lots of four-legged friends.
Amsterdam offers you a wide variety of shopping choices from upscale, designer fashion to art & antiques to vintage & retro to concept stores with one-of-a-kind finds. If you're a shopaholic or just love to shop while on holiday, then come along with Gessell as she guides you to spots that have what you're looking for.
Gessell takes you to two weird but wonderful, small museums with fascinating but uncomfortable subjects. One collects human and animal body parts for scientific study, the other chronicles how the Dutch celebrate death. Warning! Not for the squeamish!