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Red Light District

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Amsterdam Small-Group, Guided Evening Canal Cruise with Bar on Board

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Come and join us on one of our legendary and Tripadvisor top 3 boat tours and get ready to cruise along the Amsterdam canals on our unique, electric boats. We have small open boats so you are able to enjoy the full experience! <br><br>On our 1 hour evening cruise you will explore Amsterdam, its famous landmarks, culture, and rich trading history whilst relaxing on our luxury boat. At night all the bridges light up in the city so it will feel like sailing through a fairytale. The cruise will be done with a small group of people, so expect an interactive tour, with enough space for questions and any needed recommendations for your further stay in Amsterdam. Our canal cruise is a great alternative compared to those old-school tourist canal boats that your grandma probably recommended.
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I Don't REVIEW wrote a review Feb. 20
Melbourne, Australia3 contributions1 helpful vote
I didn't even realise where I was until I was standing outside a door with a beautiful young woman sitting on a stool in the door way playing on her phone. As it was lunch time the lights dont get turned on until dusk so you will be walking along the canal and looking around at everything as Amsterdam is so stunning and you find yourself standing near or in front of a bunch of glass doors all in a row and usually a woman will be sitting, standing or talking to you through the door. Majority have a small curtain they can pull across and most will be sitting on a stool dressed in lingerie. It was amazing to see how different and diverse the woman were and how they different in age they were from door to door. As you keep strolling along as quickly as you came across it is as quickly it ends and the next stunning part of Amsterdam is before you to discover. I was staying in Paris and took a few trips to Amsterdam by train as there is so much to see and do there that its impossibe to get it done in one day. I would recommend sitting down before you go and really working out what you really want to see and do, Everything is in walking distance but it does take it out of you and if you want to go to Anne Franks House or see a Starry Night I recommend buying your tickets online and avoiding the lines and waiting. Again I travelled in August to October 2015 back and forth from Paris so I put Feb, 2021. I hope that does not cause any misunderstandings.
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Date of experience: February 2021
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Temer2 wrote a review Jan. 2021
Horley, United Kingdom1,072 contributions335 helpful votes
A group of 4 of us (2 couples) wandered through the Red Light District at around 9pm on a Saturday night and I have slightly mixed feelings about the area. It's nowhere near as sleazy as some make it out to be and is actually quite an organised and I think good way of ensuring the safety of these ladies. Some are beautiful and all are barely dressed, and it's obviously their job, but most smile as you walk past, though some did look a bit bored as they were looking at their phones. The ladies are literally standing (or sitting) in a person shaped window selling their wares with something to cater for all tastes. I didn't feel uncomfortable at all visiting with my husband- only for a walk through the area - and my only concern is whether the ladies are all selling themselves because they want to, but that would be the same for anywhere in the world. At least in Amsterdam, it's a legitimate industry and these ladies are more protected than in other areas. The whole area felt fairly safe to walk through though I wouldn't want to do it on my own and you could smell weed far more strongly in this area than the other places we visited.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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UriusT wrote a review Jan. 2021
Vilnius, Lithuania580 contributions169 helpful votes
I was in town with a few friends and my partner, none of us interested in the services offered in the District. However, it remained of primary interest for us to see, being world famous and all. I can say it was surreal, extremely. Nothing I head was true, no bags of human waste thrown at passers by if they dared to practice photography. No sleezy people making you feel unsafe. It was like an amusement park of prostitution. Surreal stuff, and something everyone should see at least once. The workers will knock on their windows to get your attention as you walk by, so if you have jealousy issues in your relationship do not proceed to go here.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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amsterdam6680 wrote a review Nov. 2020
Liverpool, United Kingdom134 contributions75 helpful votes
I've been many times to Amsterdam, 40 + (This is a pre Covid report) and have some very good friends who work in the Bars around the Red Light Area. Obviously its not for everyone. but its an experience not to be missed whilst in Amsterdam.. Find a bar and people watch, its fascinating watching all walks of life, cultures and ages, wandering the area. The bars are not cheap, but you wouldn't expect them to be in a mad tourist zone. You will see at weekends lots of Lads, from the UK on Stag parties, either window shopping or looking for Weed.. or both.. mainly drunk. That's why i never go at weekends.. In the summer its a great place to wander around, i have never felt in any danger at all, at any time of the day or night, and ive been wandering the streets at silly O clock, the locals are great. Visit during the daytime to get your bearings, and then go back at night to see the Glowing Red Lights.. i love the place.. but don't take any photos of the window Girls.. you may end up in the canal..! enjoy your visit. have a Chinese meal too.. lovely..
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Date of experience: December 2019
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serbanArad wrote a review Oct. 2020
Arad, Romania158 contributions45 helpful votes
walking around in the evening time. I do not find anything special in this area. A few prostitutes in the shop window , some sex shops and bars. Do not visit second time .
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Date of experience: November 2019
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