By DK Publishing
Each customer to Amsterdam wishes an exceptional map and a very good guidebook-now, for the 1st time, the 2 were mixed in a different layout at an unbeatable cost. completely sized to slot in a handbag or again pocket, the Eyewitness Pocket Map & consultant is a completely illustrated advisor to all of the significant sights-plus an creative fold-out map so that you won't ever think misplaced. The consultant additionally comprises eating places, pubs, outlets and a mini-phrasebook. it is all you wish for an ideal trip and about-and for simply $6.99.
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Open ‘til late. Het Land van Walem Map D4. Keizersgracht 449. Sip a champagne cocktail on the canal-side terrace at this trendy café. Saarein II Map C4. Elandsstraat 119. A quiet lesbian bar during the week, but rowdy at weekends. Good food available. Pool table. SHOPPING Frozen Fountain Map D4. Prinsengracht 629–645. Furniture and household products. Cutting-edge designs. De Kaaskamer Map D4. Runstraat 7. Cheese with a capital C. Over 200 different kinds of one of Holland’s best exports. Fifties-Sixties Map D4.
0. /4 50 $0 &3 6 F 07 44 A MSTERDA M AREA BY AREA Rijksmuseum, an Amsterdam landmark 17th-century Painting Rijksmuseum 1 Map D6. Stadhouderskade. Open daily except 1 Jan. Adm charge. This Amsterdam landmark has an unrivalled collection of dutch art. The huge museum opened in 1885 amid bitter criticism because of its Neo-Gothic architecture. The main building, now undergoing extensive renovation, will reopen in 2008. until then the highlights are on show in the philips Wing. Star paintings are Rembrandt’s The Night Watch (1642), vermeer’s The Kitchen Maid (1658) and St Elizabeth’s Day Flood (1500).