A June 2006 trip
to Amsterdam by ReachForAStar
Quote: My recommendations:Anne Frank's attic. Van Gogh Museum A canal cruise The diamond factory to see Gassan diamonds. Volendam where there you can check out the famous windmills and clogs!
Ask for a cash machine not an ATM when you're looking for one.
Watch out for the bikers! They will NOT stop for you.
Hotel | "Hotel 't Slothuys"
Member Rating 5 out of 5 on June 18, 2007
Spanbroek 1715 GB
+31 226 36 01 60
Attraction | "Anne Frank's attic"
The Anne Frank House and Museum
Amsterdam, Netherlands 1016 GV
+31 20 556 71 00
Member Rating 4 out of 5 on June 18, 2007
Van Gogh Museum
Paulus Potterstraat 7
Amsterdam, Netherlands 1071 CX
+31 (20) 570 52 00
Member Rating 4 out of 5 on June 19, 2007
Hotel Pulitzer Amsterdam
Attraction | "Gassan Diamond Factory"
Explore the Gassan Diamond Factory in Amsterdam. it's home to the only original Gassan 121 diamond. This diamond has 121 facets, 16 additional facets on the top and 40 extra on the bottom. Take a tour or just explore it by yourself. Do you want to take a tour? It's FREE! There's multilingual guides, tours 7 days a week, all year round. Open 9am to 5pm. The tour lasts about an hour. You can see them cutting diamonds right before your eyes! Complementary beverages are included along with parking for tour buses. Take the canal tour boat to the factory. Or simply find it on Nieuwe Uilenburgerstraat 173-175 in Amsterdam. The location is right on the water. Buy a ring, see diamonds being cut, or just enjoy the atmosphere.
Member Rating 4 out of 5 on June 20, 2007
Nieuwe Uilenburgerstraat 173-175
Amsterdam 1011 LN
+31(0)20 - 622 5333