Amsterdam, City Break, Holland, Partners

A Christmas Treat with DFDS Seaways

I have travelled with DFDS Seaways several times now, on the route between Newcastle and Amsterdam, but one of my most memorable has to be Amsterdam in December – in full Christmas spirit! We sailed from Port of Tyne as scheduled and made our way d...

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Celebrate New Year

Amsterdam, Culture & History, Family & Fun, Holland, Maastricht, Valkenburg

Christmas Markets of Holland

Hop over to Holland this winter and you can enjoy one of a range of excellent Christmas markets selling everything from traditional arts and crafts to local food and drink. With cheese, clogs and more to choose from, you can be sure to come back wit...

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Amsterdam, Culture & History, Food & Drink, Holland

Discover the House of Bols

The House of Bols is one of Amsterdam’s most interesting museum experiences. Located in Museumsplein in the centre of the city, it tells the story of Lucas Bols, the world’s oldest distilled spirit brand. Lucas Bols have been making liqueurs in A...

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Amsterdam, City Break, Holland

Amsterdam Highlights: Whistle-stop Tours

For a capital city, Amsterdam is small and compact, making a whistle-stop tour a viable option for visitors. The intersecting, canal-laden streets and bicycle lanes provide popular alternatives to the traditional red bus tours and give travellers a u...

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