City Card: a new all in one card with a lot on offer One stop shopping for public transport, museums and a lot more

City Card: a new all in one card with a lot on offer One stop shopping for public transport, museums and a lot more

The Amsterdam Tourist Office offers an new almost all-in-one card for visitors of Amsterdam. The so-called City Card offers you a combination of free entry to a host of museums, free public transport within Amsterdam and discounts in restaurants, theaters and the like. Seems like a great deal! The things you get with the City Card Free entry to Amsterdam’s best museums and attractions A canal cruise for free: a beautiful way to see the…

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Increasing violence against Gay and Lesbians in Amsterdam

Increasing violence against Gay and Lesbians in Amsterdam

In 2011 a total of 564 gay and lesbian related incidents were officially reported to the Amsterdam police. Incidents are related to physical or verbal violence. In 2012 this number increased towards 620. The final number for 2013 is not yet known. An analysis shows that most offenders are between 15 and 25 years. Most incidents happen in the city centre and in areas with gay and lesbian bars. In case you are the victim…

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