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Amsterdam [Aug. 19th, 2014|05:41 pm]
Tuesday 30th July: Amsterdam
My first visit to Amsterdam, we started with a boat tour (very badly design so cannot see much and too big to go to the cute canals), then spent most of the day wandering around town...visited a few breweries, floating flower market, most beautiful art deco cinema, red light district (which surprisingly also the prettiest part of town)

Great boats building old and new

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wandering around town
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a bar with own tap on table and you had to throw away peanut shell on floor most peculiar ...

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flower market

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interesting shops and facades

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the Tuschinski Theatre, a gorgeous expressionist/art deco Cinema palace, still functioning as a cinema.  They only did tours in the mornings but we had a little explore of the beautiful foyer area.

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in need of more beers

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more cool pub decors

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a lovely day and a lovely city to properly explore again


[User Picture]From: larissa_00
2014-08-20 11:25 am (UTC)
That cinema is amazing; I bet the tour would have been good.
The canal side scenery reminds me of Bruges, and the horses and carriages for the tourists.
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[User Picture]From: morbidfrog
2014-08-20 11:34 am (UTC)
they only do tours in morning so next time, being 9 of us not always quick to go around :)#
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