Local Tip Entering the shop, you’ll come across plenty of posters, glass cases and even a live garden with some interesting scents. The quality at Sensi Seeds is such that for years and years now, its seeds have been...
Local Tip Amsterdam Dungeon has a brand new show called murder on the Zeedijk (Amsterdam's famous Chinese street near the Red Light District) and tells the story about two jealous sisters and of course, love.
The story of Dutch romance with art is one of effervescence, celebration. A bright spark in an age dominated by colonial European politics. A time...more »
Amsterdam is, in my opinion, one of the best cities to live...more »
Amsterdam never fails to surprise. You could frequent its narrow, winding lanes along canal houses and waterways for years and still find something new across the next bend. This article will...more »
Andrew Gide, the noted French author and Nobel Prize winner, once said, “It is only in adventure that some people succeed in knowing...more »
Photography enthusiasts, please stand up! Welcome to World Press Photo Amsterdam, one of the world’s biggest and most prestigious press photography contest held annually in Amsterdam. Every year, press photographers from a plethora of newspapers, photo agencies and magazines from across the world hit the city of Amsterdam to take part... more »
King's Day in Amsterdam, Koningsdag in Dutch, is the biggest festival of the year in the Netherlands. Amsterdam will explode into an orange bonanza with the people, boats, houses and canals all decorated in the national colour. People celebrate by having what the Dutch call a 'freemarket' with everybody allowed to sell their stuff on the... more »
Halpin is equally at home playing to a small folk club audience and a large festival crowd. He is also one of the hardest touring musicians on the scene today with upwards of 160 shows per year all over the world. October 2012 will see the release of the long awaited Songbook 3 containing all the songs from his last 3 releases. more »
TIM O'SHEA is from Killarney in the south west of Ireland. He has been working solo, and in several bands since the late 1980's. Tim's repertoire draws from the dance music of his native Sliabh Luachra and West Kerry folk traditions and the singing of Irish and Scottish performers like Jimmy McCarthy, Paul Brady, Dick Gaughan and Andy M.... more »
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