Let me take you on a historical adventure through the streets of Amsterdam and the centuries of its history. The Dutch invented gin, eyeglasses and capitalism – the tour will connect the significance of those things to history and modernity. Did you know the #7 Best Bar Of The World is here in Amsterdam? Would you like to know where that is? That would be just one of many tips i share with you during the tour. My tours are a mix of history, humour and wide range of suggestions for enjoying your time in our city!
Likes: Storytelling, history and cooking. Also wine, but that’s more than a hobby :)
Favourite city (besides Amsterdam): Leiden is a charming, comfortable university city, 30 min from Amsterdam. It has many wonderful bars and restaurants, as well as a terrific Museum of Natural History.
Coffeeshop: To buy weed to take away – nothing beats the Grey Area. Also, hands down the best spacecake.
Cannabis in Amsterdam
Make sure you are well-informed on the effects of the strong varieties of available marijuana
Wander through the beautiful yards of the Rijksmuseum (garden = free entry)
Top Choice: The Rijksmuseum is the national museum of the Netherlands, is large, modern exhibition of classic Dutch art with a strong historical element.
Museum: The National Maritime Museum has an excellent exhibition about the East India Dutch Trading Company known as VOC.
Museum: Our Lord in the Attic is a wonderful museum dedicated to the the Hidden Churches and history of religion in Amsterdam.
Parks & outdoors
Top Choice: The Vondelpark is the main city park of Amsterdam, very popular with locals and visitors alike. Visit Het Blauwe Theehuis for a drink on a everyone’s favourite terrace.
Park: The Westerpark offers both the serene greenery as well as the samplings of Amsterdam cultural life. Full of cafes, restaurants and exhibition places, it is a great destination for Sunday afternoons.
Forest: For serious greenery Amsterdam forest is worth the trip. Great place for a bike ride!
Excellent hangout spot at any time of year
Your best choice for exploring Amsterdam from its canals
Escape World Amsterdam
Choose from 6 different rooms and find you way out before the clock runs out!
Don’t miss this in Amsterdam!
Great Food With A View: When i go out for a nice dinner, try to get a table on the second floor of Restaurant Incanto.
Garden Picnic: Sit down in the wonderful garden of Lion Noir.
360º City View: For an all-around view of Amsterdam, go to the restaurant Blue Amsterdam.
Spirit Tasting: For the hidden taste of 17th century, take a sip of history at Wynand Fockink distillery.
Live Stage: My living room, my friend’s house, my stage is MEZRAB.
Cruise the canals: Your visit to Amsterdam isn’t complete without taking a boat trip. For a quality tour with excellent service, I highly recommend Flag Ship.
Escape Room: From the Roald Dahl-inspired Chocolate Factory to the horrific Cabin In The Woods, each themed room has a challenge at the Escape Room Amsterdam.
Eat your way through Amsterdam and sample its traditional food.
Dark Side Tour
Explore the haunted history of Amsterdam on an eerie evening tour
Free Walking Tours Amsterdam is a team of enthusiastic Amsterdammers that have an interest in history, combining storytelling with joke telling! We love our city and like to show you around and make you just as passionate about Amsterdam as we are! Join one of our tours and discover Amsterdam with a local friend.