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Amsterdam | 4K Timelapse

Watch on Vimeo Striking visuals of one of Europe's most beautiful cities. Runtime: 1 min.

Get To Know Amsterdam, Netherlands

New Amsterdam

The city remakes its signature museums, including the quintessential Rijksmuseum. By Peter Schjeldahl.

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Why is Cycling So Popular in the Netherlands?

There are more bicycles than residents in The Netherlands and in cities like Amsterdam and The Hague up to 70% of all journeys are made by bike. By A...

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The Dutch Masters Behind the World’s Funkiest Rums

A profile of the company at the heart of Amsterdam’s modern dominance of the European rum trade is E&A Scheer, which has been operating continu...

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Adam Gopnik on Vincent van Gogh

In this 1-hour presentation at the Art Institute of Chicago, Adam Gopnik, award-winning staff writer for the New Yorker since 1986 and its art critic from 1987 to 1995, provides his singular commentary on Van Gogh’s art, life and legacy.

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The Menu | Food Neighbourhoods: Amsterdam, Javastraat

Monocle's Venetia Rainey and performer Maureen de Jong tour the culinary scene in Amsterdam’s eastern neighbourhoods. Runtime: 10 min.

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The Urbanist | Tall Stories: Cycling through Amsterdam

Monocle's Joleen Goffin hops on her bicycle and takes control of the road as she tells us about the joys of cycling in Amsterdam. Runtime: 5 min.

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Face to Face with Rembrandt

The renowned art historian TJ Clark offers his perspective on the Dutch artist's self portraits. Runtime: 26 min.

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