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Sep182017

Amsterdam Hotel Rewards Map

Amsterdam has 49 chain hotels in 9 major loyalty programs available for points. The hotels on my Google maps hotel rewards map are either in Amsterdam city or Amsterdam Schiphol Airport hotels.  After creating several of these hotel rewards maps in the past week, one of the most time-consuming tasks is determining the reward rate…

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Jul212017

Amsterdam beer, bud and burger joints

Amsterdam forced coffeeshops to choose between selling cannabis or alcohol back in April 2007. At that time most coffeeshops in Amsterdam did not sell alcohol, but there were many coffeeshops around Amsterdam where both cannabis and alcohol were available for purchase. What I had not noticed over the past decade, until last week in Amsterdam,…

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Jul202017

Amsterdam design for social living

Most tourists want to stay at hotels in the canal ring district of Amsterdam and spend their time visiting the major museums. I enjoy spending much of my time in Amsterdam walking around along the canals of Singel, Herengracht, Keizersgracht and Prinsengracht. Brouwersgracht was named for the 16th and 17th c breweries and is a…

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Jul182017

Ramada Apollo Amsterdam Centre hotel review

Ramada Apollo Amsterdam Centre is a 4-star hotel on the Tram 13 line adjacent in the northwest corner of adjacent Rembrandt Park in the Amsterdam New-West area of the city. For those not too familiar with Amsterdam, the location is about 15 minutes tram ride to the city center at Dam Square. This hotel is…

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