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Wapen & Vlag van Amsterdam.

3 typical houses in Amsterdam, 155 to 157 Singel. The Singel is a canal in Amsterdam which encircled the city in the Middle Ages. It served as a moat around the city until 1585, when Amsterdam expanded beyond the Singel

The Herengracht, The Gentlemans Canal. The Herengracht is considered to be the most important canal in the city. In the 17th century, the richest merchants and the most influential regents and mayors of the city lived on this canal

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Dam sqare with Amsterdam CS station in the background.

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Nieuwe Kerk (New Church) in Dam Square, consecrated in 1409, is only new when compaired to Old Church (Oude Kerk) founded in1213 and consecrated in 1306.

 

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A typical Straat van Amsterdam.

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The Rijksmuseum was founded in The Hague in 1800 and moved to Amsterdam in 1808.
The current building was designed by Pierre Cuypers and opened in 1885

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There are plenty of canals to see.

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Italian artist Guiseppe Penone's Golden Tree in The Rijksmuseum park.

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The Royal Palace, Dam Square.

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A windmill (molen). Actually it is a brewery.

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Vondelpark

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Vondelpark.

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One of the many lift bridges in Amsterdam.

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The Nemo Science Museum.

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The Royal Barge. Commissioned by King William I, the first King of the Netherlands and built
between 1816 and 1818. .

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Finished in 1990, the replica of the Amsterdam has lasted longer that the original galleon which sank on her maiden voyage in 1849.

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Vondelpark.

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The bandstand in Vondelpark.

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Celebrating Kings Day (Konigsdag).

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Bikes and canals, it must be Amsterdam. (Fietsen en grachten, het moet Amsterdam zijn.)

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Away from "Tourist Amsterdam" on Java Eiland you will find the
Stoomvaart Maatscappij Nederland (Netherlands Steamship Company)
Monument.
This is dedicated to the memory of Dutch naval personnel who lost their
lives during the second world war.