MS MR concert @ Melkweg Amsterdam

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It was hard to wake up the 14th of november. The alarm went off at 5 AM, I open up Facebook on my phone and the first words I read were: “Je suis Paris”. My brain immediately knew something bad had happened to the world. “89 deaths at concert venue Bataclan due to terrorist attacks” with this sentence in my head I get dressed, prepare breakfast but could not wake up.
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When You’re a tourist in Amsterdam

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You know that moment when you are  asked by your buddy’s from abroad: ” Hey we are coming to town for a few days, what are fun things to do?” And your mind just goes blank ———- because when you’re a local you don’t do all the things tourists do.
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I Heart Westerpark

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In the upper west side of our city we have the beautiful industrial area called Westerpark, better known as Westergasfabriek. In English that would be “Western Gas Factory”. In early 1900 it was Amsterdam’s supplier of gas mostly used for street lighting. When the factory closed, a few buildings were destroyed and other remained for storage. In 1989 the remaining buildings were recognized as monuments. Nowadays it has become a great cultural park that has a lot to offer from relaxing in the grass to partying until the late wee hours. Continue reading “I Heart Westerpark”