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Amsterdam in the snow

Amsterdam was covered under a blanket of snow this morning, and we ventured out to bring you some photos.

OK, we also ate some apple pie at Café Papeneiland — something we highly recommend to anyone who visits Amsterdam.

Starbucks opening more stores in Amsterdam. Oy Vey!

Starbucks Amsterdam Starbucks is making good on its threat to open more stores in Amsterdam. In our opinion Starbucks serves poor quality coffee at high prices, and that’s not our only beef with this chain store.

When in Amsterdam, do as the locals do, and get a lekker bakkie koffie at a koffiehuis or brown cafe.

Amsterdam Memory Game

Amsterdammertje Can you win the Amsterdam Memory Game?

The challenge is to find matching pairs of typical Amsterdam bridges, street brands, ladies behind red light windows, houses, architectural details, canal boats, kitsch Amsterdam souvenir, bikes, shop windows, famous Amsterdammers, et cetera.