Cheap Haircuts in Amsterdam

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Looking for a cheap haircut in Amsterdam? As you may know, hair salons in Amsterdam are not particularly well-renowned for offering really cheap haircut deals - unlike many places around the world. What you will find is many high-end barbers, hairdressers and hair stylists that can charge a significant sum for a cut! As an example, well known Dutch hairdresser...

Cheap Dutch Train Day Tickets from Kruidvat

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A few times per year, Dutch chemist chain Kruidvat offers its Trein Dagkaart (train day ticket) which allows unlimited travel for 1 person on the entire Dutch rail network for one Saturday or Sunday. Costing just €13.99 this ticket is valid for a period of about 3 months and remains one of the great travel bargains of the Netherlands! Note,...

Cheap NS Train Day Tickets from Blokker and other Dutch Stores

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A number of Dutch retail stores occasionally offer deals on day tickets for unlimited travel on NS trains. In this article we will keep up-to-date on the latest rail offers available over-the-counter from various Dutch stores. Here is a summary of the NS train day tickets (NS dagkaartjes) regularly on offer. Bear in mind that sales periods are short and...

Is there a Primark in Amsterdam?

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Primark's new flagship store in Amsterdam opened on 1st December 2016, after about 3 years of building work in the former C&A complex. The location of Primark Amsterdam is at Damrak 77, opposite Beursplein and very close to Dam Square. It is a 5-10 minute walk from Amsterdam Central station. Primark is a discount clothes store from Ireland which has become...

Schiphol Behind the Scenes Tour at Amsterdam Airport

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Amsterdam airport offers a "Schiphol Behind the Scenes" tour for visitors which gives a glimpse into the working life of the airport. This is our independent review of the Schiphol tour... The Behind The Scenes tour (run by Lovers) is made by a specially customised coach and takes about 1 hour - you are transported around the perimeter of the...

Marks & Spencer Stores in Amsterdam and Den Haag – CLOSED

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UPDATE: As of late 2017, Marks & Spencer has closed its 2 stores in the Netherlands -  a small food store on the Kalverstraat shopping street in Amsterdam and the larger flagship store in Den Haag. Marks & Spencer Amsterdam Store (Closed Down) The Marks & Spencer Amsterdam store contains the ever popular Food Hall which offers high quality British and...