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Inquirier.net
Amsterdam bans new tourist shops contributing to ‘Disneyfication’ of cityshops selling kitschy souvenirs, waffles, bus tours, cheese, and bike rentals t
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
shops selling kitschy souvenirs, waffles, bus tours, cheese, and bike rentals to tourists, reports local newspaper Het Parool. ADVERTISEMENT Figures show that the city currently has 280 such businesses. It’s the latest tourist development... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
King, PM pay tribute to Amsterdam's mayor Eberhard van der Laanwith him, and that is what made people so fond of him.’ ‘For him there was no
DutchNews.nl / Posted 10 days ago
with him, and that is what made people so fond of him.’ ‘For him there was no city more beautiful than Amsterdam’, the Parool heads its predominantly fond remembrance of Eberhard van der Laan. ‘A problem solver rather than a politician,... Read more
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express
Anti-tourism riots and backlash hit Holland: Amsterdam launches CRACKDOWN to save citysee too many shops that offer more and more the same thing, taking into account
express / Posted 10 days ago
see too many shops that offer more and more the same thing, taking into account only tourists”. She told Dutch newspaper Parool: “The situation requires serious measures." The city, which saw 7.8million visitors last year and boasts 280 tourist... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Fed up with catcalling, she took 24 selfies with smiling men who she says harassed heras if it’s all a joke. "They're not at all suspicious because they find what t
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 days ago
as if it’s all a joke. "They're not at all suspicious because they find what they do completely normal," she told Het Parool. She also includes disturbing captions that include the exact phrases she alleges her catcallers said. "I know what... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Amsterdam brings in ban on new city centre tourist shopsis to stop any more shops aimed at tourists or selling fast food opening up the
DutchNews.nl / Posted 11 days ago
is to stop any more shops aimed at tourists or selling fast food opening up the city centre with immediate effect, the Parool said on Thursday. The ban applies to ticket shops, bike rental firms and shops which sell food for immediate... Read more
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dna
Dutch woman takes selfies with street harassers; wants to spread the project globallyto the fact that they’ve made her feel uncomfortable. The first man she asked r
dna / Posted 11 days ago
to the fact that they’ve made her feel uncomfortable. The first man she asked replied “with enthusiasm,” Jansma told Het Parool, which was then reported by UK’s The Independent. “This Instagram has the aim to create awareness about the... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Hundreds pack the Herengracht to pay tribute to Amsterdam mayornot be with them himself, he had enjoyed their applause and had taken great str
DutchNews.nl / Posted 25 days ago
not be with them himself, he had enjoyed their applause and had taken great strength from it. ‘We have shown Eberhard that he not only loves this city, but that Amsterdam really loves him too,’ one of the organisers is quoted as saying in the Paro... Read more
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International Business Times
Urinating in public: What are the rules? facilities for women in Amsterdam. "There are 35 public loos for men and two f
International Business Times / Posted 26 days ago
facilities for women in Amsterdam. "There are 35 public loos for men and two for women," she told Dutch newspaper Het Parool. "That's not right is it? Isn't it embarrassing for a tourist city like Amsterdam that women have nowhere to go?" The... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Amsterdam's Avocado Show plans international chainopened its doors only six months ago, but has plans to expand internationally,
DutchNews.nl / Posted 26 days ago
opened its doors only six months ago, but has plans to expand internationally, eyeing 100 outlets within five years, the Parool has reported. The fast growth is being made possible by an investment by Shawn Harris, the woman behind Nature’s... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Amsterdam 'pee in public protest' cancelled, too many women want to attendfor women in Amsterdam, there was no real need to build more. In central Amster
DutchNews.nl / Posted 26 days ago
for women in Amsterdam, there was no real need to build more. In central Amsterdam there are 35 public urinals for men and just four public toilets for women, according to the Parool. In de mailbox: ‘Zo ziet er het dan uit een vrouw in een urinoir... Read more
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International Business Times
'There are 35 public loos for men, 2 for women': Dutch woman slams public urination fine as 'sexist' facilities for women in Amsterdam. "There are 35 public loos for men and two f
International Business Times / Posted 26 days ago
facilities for women in Amsterdam. "There are 35 public loos for men and two for women," she told Dutch newspaper Het Parool. "That's not right is it? Isn't it embarrassing for a tourist city like Amsterdam that women have nowhere to go?" "In... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Deliveroo in talks with unions on employee rightsThe Parool reports on Tuesday that talks have begun after weeks of objections f
DutchNews.nl / Posted 27 days ago
The Parool reports on Tuesday that talks have begun after weeks of objections from delivery cyclists after the firm announced they must all be ‘ZZP-ers’. The CNV reportedly claims that Deliveroo is ‘evading its responsibilities and wants to push all... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Why your next visit to Amsterdam could become more expensiveUdo Kock has his way, that could rise to as much as €10 (almost $12) per night
Inquirier.net / Posted a month ago
Udo Kock has his way, that could rise to as much as €10 (almost $12) per night in 2019, according to local newspaper Het Parool. ADVERTISEMENT Because while the number of tourists has swelled from 12 million to 17 million over the last few... Read more

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