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No World Cup, Amsterdam Canal Tour nevertheless

DutchAmsterdam.nl — The ‘Orange Dream’ evaporated when the Dutch National Football Team lost against Spain in last night’s game.

But the City of Amsterdam today decided it will still go ahead and celebrate the team’s near-perfect performance throughout the tournament with a boat tour through the city’s canals.

Initially the boat tour was planned to take place only in case the Netherlands would the World Cup.

1988: Amsterdam Canal Tour one day after the Dutch team won the European Championship in a game against the Soviet Union. Notice the houseboats taking on water…

• Details, including a map of the canal tour route

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