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Amsterdam is an expensive city and their museums and main attractions have, like in all Holland generally, high prices. Nevertheless, it is possible to free make certain things in this Venice of the North and that, step, leave the common thing. Taking notices.

Aside from taking a walk by the channels, the center is worth the pain to leave a little and to arrive until the Vondelpark, the greatest park of the city and to enjoy the green turf and the trees. He is very calm, although usually there is much people walking, resting or making sport. In summer they organize concerts and theater outdoors.

Closely together is the Roemer Visscherstraat, a residential street where it is the call “United Europe “, a set of seven houses that an architect happily decided to construct according to the styles of seven European countries. In the doors it puts the name of each country, but it tries to guess them. They are Russia, Italy, France, the Netherlands, Spain, England and Germany.

Also you can visit the Beguinaje (Begijnhof), a district of houses of beguines (a species of nuns seglares of the Netherlands) of century XVII. It is surrounded by wall, so fíjate is not that you go the door. Most interesting it is the clandestine catholic church in nº 29 and one of the two unique wood mansions that are in Amsterdam in nº 34. A recommendation: you do not go in weekend, because the people affluence makes him lose all their enchantment.

If you like music she will cheer knowledge to you that at noon organizes gratuitous concerts Tuesdays in the Boekmanzaal of the Muziektheater (music of camera interpreted by the Philharmonic Orchestra, the Choir of the Opera or the Orchestra of Ballet of the Netherlands) and Wednesdays in the Concertgebouw. In addition the traveling groups of rock, jazz are many or classic music that touch in Leidsplein, the Vondelpark or in Niewmarkt.

Also she is gratuitous the gallery of contemporary art Stedelijk Museum Bureau, the Zuiderkerk church, a part of the Stadhuis (city council), the gallery of the civic guard, etc.

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