Tag: Amsterdam

Alone with the Jewellery collection of the Rijksmuseum

Alone with the Jewellery collection of the Rijksmuseum

When you’re in the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, you will no doubt go and see the Golden Age paintings. But once in a while, it can be very nice to skip the highlights and most of all, the crowds.   Why not treat yourself with a visit […]

Antique shopping at auction house De Zwaan

Antique shopping at auction house De Zwaan

Walk around crooked floors and creaking stairs and peer out of windows with views over the canal houses and backyards of the Keizersgracht. “De Zwaan” is  worth a visit, if only because of its amazing, ancient, monumental house. Several times a year De Zwaan organizes […]