Anothers things to do & to see in Amsterdam

From habitat apartments we recommend you, this week, our selection of places not so typical in Amsterdam

restaurant de kas amsterdam dining room from outside 300x224 Anothers things to do & to see in AmsterdamThe kas Amsterdam Restaurant

In a eight meters high glass greenhouse – the Parks Department Amsterdam – you can find this unique restaurant. The restaurant is all about getting pure ingredients, in the adjoining farm cultivation itself. From root to save: it tastes all equally pure and honest. For € 49.50 you get a splendid five-course menu of three appetizers, a main course and dessert. The interior is beautiful and the many windows provide daylight. In good weather you can sit in the garden. From May to October there is the possibility of a tour of the beautiful garden.

De Kas is open Monday to Friday for lunch and dinner.Saturday for dinner only. closed on is open: lunch: 12 am – 2 pm dinner: 6.30 pm – 10 pm

De Begijnhof

The Begijnhof is a green oasis in the heart of Amsterdam, wedged between the Damrak and Spui. The courthouse was built for the nuns: widows or unmarried women of a Catholic religious order. Still live there only women in the Begijnhof.

Begijnhof Ámsterdam 300x199 Anothers things to do & to see in AmsterdamIt is notable that there are real and distinct Amsterdam houses. Most other almshouses consist of uniform houses. The houses in the Begijnhof were also privately owned by the nuns. At number 34 you find the oldest house in Amsterdam and one of the two medieval wooden houses in the city.

The Begijnhof has its own shop. In the courtyard at the back, next to the rectory. You can find information about the Beguine and gifts.

Address: port on the north side of Spui, and port Gedempte Begijnensloot
Opening hours: 09.00-17.00
Admission: Free

Summer Theater All Summer Long In Amsterdam!

This summer from 5th of june till the end of august you can enjoy all sorts of entertainment in the park. The Vondelpark in Amsterdam is going to be the stage of a lot of cultural and artistic performences.

DSC 5580 Anothers things to do & to see in AmsterdamEver since the park opened in 1865, it was connected to music and theater. In de fifties Vondelpark-parties were orginized, the park was filled with music-, dance-, caberet- and theaterperformances. First they where held in the music dome and later it was held on the big stage.

Because it was a huge succes the Vondelpark-parties were stretched to an all summer long open theater. From friday till sundag there is a variated programm, this you can find on the website of visit the park during the open theater days, you can come in for free. It is possible to reserve a seat with a artist you like. If you reserve it costs €2,50 a seat. The vondelpark is located near to the Leidseplein, is a place where you can find peace and quiet inside a swirling city as Amsterdam.


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