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A Five Arched Bridge  0

blog_Herengracht_five_arched_bridge_Sheila_Schenkel_smallThis bridge might very well be one of the most photographed of the city: with its five arches it has quite a majestic look. And as you can see, its lights at night gives the Herengracht a very literary, inspiring vibe… Read more

It’s a Python!  0

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Amsterdam has many bridges–80 within the grachtengordel (‘canal belt’) alone! This is Bridge 1998, known as the Python Bridge (Pythonbrug) and nicknamed High Bridge (Hoge Brug). Any idea where? Read more

Meet My Book  2

The American Book Center supports local creatives, too–authors to be precise! They’ve come up with a new way of doing just that. Once per month, starting January 19th, they host a Meet My Book-event at their shop on the Spui. Read more