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    Off the beaten track: Amsterdam Noord

    Amsterdam off the beaten track: Amsterdam Noord | Your Dutch Guide

    And a Give Away!

    Getting away from the crowds in Amsterdam was never as rewarding as it is now. Whenever I go to Amsterdam with friends visiting from abroad, I take them to Amsterdam Noord: the north of Amsterdam. This area of the city is not yet overrun by tourists and is authentic and edgy at the same time. Have lunch in a sea-container restaurant, sit on a swing set on top of a skyscraper whilst taking in the gorgeous view over Amsterdam or cycle along beautiful traditional houses.

    Convinced? I bet you are, so please read on and find out how to go off the beaten track in Amsterdam.

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    A perfect day in Zwolle

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    7x colourful Deventer

    When I visited Deventer for the first time, two years ago, I was completely blown away by this somewhat smaller city in the east of The Netherlands. The city has a…