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Address: Prinsengracht 754, 1017 LD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Along with the Herengracht and Keizersgracht, one of the three major canals...

Along with the Herengracht and Keizersgracht, one of the three major canals that shape the city.

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Great feeling walking along or sitting at a cafe taking in the view, the boats and locals going by....

Reviewed 13 February 2017
Jaegerspris, Denmark
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Jaegerspris, Denmark
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

Great feeling walking along or sitting at a cafe taking in the view, the boats and locals going by....

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

The Duif ( a former church, Duif means dove, the dove off peace) is a lovely building that lends itself perfectly as a exhibition space , a reception area as a venue for concerts talks etc. Ideally situated at the Prinsengracht, you can even arrive by boat.

Thank MariettadeBruine
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Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Wonderful point that must visit. Enough close has many restaurants and cafes. Picturesque, quiet and very romantic will surely enjoy a wonderful ride!

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Reviewed 26 January 2017

Amazing experience and beautiful place! Did a Canal trip with a small boat, took around an hour. Could see many many things!

Thank Xhoineo K
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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

A walk around the city is breathtaking, somehow due to massive amount of people visiting, but also thanks to these beautiful buildings. Christmas/new year eve is a perfect time to see the city, though it was freezing.

Thank Arthur J
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Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

I would recommend taking the time to see this canal both by boat on a canal cruise and walking. We weren't going to do a canal cruise but decided on the last day to do one last minute. I have to say it is completely different experience to travel along looking up at all the house boats along the sides... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

I took my wife on a walking tour of De Duif and had a great time. The canal was beautiful with the lights reflecting on it. The architectural design of the buildings are very unique and beautiful.

1 Thank Steve R
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 December 2016

Very lovely canal to stroll around checking the old buldings and the boat houses. Totally worth the time.

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 November 2016

We visited in November when the weather was cold. As there were fewer boats cruising the canals, we had far great opportunity to stop the boat and take photographs. There are many bars and cafes that all deserve a visit!

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 November 2016

This is the canal that you can get your bearings on , its also on of the nicest canals with lots of different buildings,cafes ,shops etc go up one side and down the other. the roads of this canal also go along other canals its great to get lost but always come back to this one... Have fun

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