Amsterdam, Netherlands Travel Newswire (Page 3)

Amsterdam, Netherlands Travel Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. News from around the EAME region, July 21.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | 4 Hoteliers

    Hotel industry and travel news from around the Europe, Middle East & African region: Dusit and Park Regis make their first appearance in Bahrain, AC Hotel Bella Sky Copenhagen sold, Avani announces its first Mauritius hotel and more... London-based European property investor Avignon Capital has purchased the Hyatt Place Amsterdam Airport for 53.8 million from Hillgate Investments. The purposed-built, 330-room hotel is in Amsterdam's Hoofddorp business district, a five-minute drive from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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  2. [Investigation] Mafia money pollutes the EU economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | EUobserver

    The money laundering itself is increasingly done by external specialised groups, which take a 5-8 percent cut for the service, Europol, the EU's police agency, says. When only considering the Italian mafias, a 2016 report by the EU's judicial cooperation agency, Eurojust, notes their infiltration into the legitimate economy in "Spain , the Netherlands, Romania, France, Germany, and the UK."

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  3. Webster Leiden Campus: Humanising International RelationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | IamExpat

    Webster Leiden Campus is an American university based in Leiden. Their mission in the Netherlands is to enrich the lives of global citizens by offering a flexible, innovative and practical education in a culturally diverse setting.

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  4. Jan FonteinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Artforum Intl.

    Jan Fontein, a former director of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and a renowned scholar in Asian art, has died, writes William Grimes of the New York Times . He was born in Narden in 1927, about fifteen miles east of Amsterdam, to Leonardus Hendrikus Fontein, a Montessori teacher and the director of a rehabilitation center for prisoners, and Aaltje Brands.

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  5. Dutch scientists fete rare meteorite findRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | The Japan Times

    A picture taken Monday shows a scientist from science museum Naturalis in Leiden holding a meteorite type L6 chondrite, which came down on Jan. 11 in Broek in Waterland. Dutch scientists on Monday celebrated the discovery of only the sixth meteorite found in recent history in The Netherlands, which at 4.5-billion years old may hold clues to the birth of our solar system.

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  6. TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Disruption in the cabin creates danger for everyone: distracting the crew from their normal safety duties and causing a real hazard in the event of an emergency evacuation when all passengers need their wits about them. Friends of mine Walter and Patricia Thompson were recently on an EasyJet flight which had to be diverted due to a drunken brawl.

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  7. Mastering the Art of Flavor: House of Bols ExperienceRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2017 | Perfumer & Flavorist

    This is just part of the article. Want the complete story, plus a host of other cutting-edge technical and business articles to make your job easier? Login or Register for free! Anyone who has yet to visit Amsterdam is in for a wild ride.

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  8. Eurostar service from London to Amsterdam will not stop in Kent when...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Kent Online

    A new Eurostar train service to Amsterdam will not stop at Kent stations - at least initially, according to county transport chiefs. Eurostar recently announced it would be introducing a new service to the Dutch city by the end of the year.

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  9. Hotel Seven Bridges in Amsterdam, NetherlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Haringey Independent

    On my first day in the Netherlands capital I was surprised by the number of families I saw on holiday, side-by-side with those visiting for an experience a little more raucous. I soon realised that is because this little city manages to have it all.

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  10. Three scouts earn rank of Eagle ScoutRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2017 | Recorder

    Mark Perfetti/For The Recorder Scout Master Troop 48 David Kline stand with Sullivan Fitz-James, Samuel Phetteplace and Malcolm McCylmonds Who were awarded Eagle Scout Rank Three scouts from Troop 48 moved up the ranks on Saturday after they received the Eagle Award during an Eagle Scout Convocation at the Elks Lodge in Amsterdam. It was the first time the troop held a convocation, a court of honor where a scout is bestowed his Eagle Award.

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  11. Denzel Comenentia leads Georgia in Day 1 of NCAAsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Bulldog sophomore Denzel Comenentia highlighted the opening day of the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships by scoring in a pair of events in Eugene, Ore., on Wednesday. Through the first of four days, the Georgia men stand tied for seventh with 10 points while Texas A&M , Virginia and Florida make up the top three.

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  12. Rediscover the joys of your local marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    They are cosily intimate, lively, fun and full of atmosphere. As a child, one my school holiday treats was to accompany my mum to the North Yorkshire town of Helmsley for its market on a Friday.

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  13. Eurostar To Run Direct Trains From London To Amsterdam Later This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Londonist

    Start planning your next city break: direct Eurostar services between London and Amsterdam are coming at the end of the year. Proost! There'll be a choice of two trains a day, with possible stops en route in Antwerp, Rotterdam and Schiphol.

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  14. Kent: Eurostar to launch direct route from London to Amsterdam by the end of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Kent Online

    However, the train operator has not decided whether the service will stop at Ebbsfleet or Ashford International stations in the county. The company unveiled a preview of its new e320 trains set to run between London and Brussels today, which will be introduced over the next 18 months as part of a 1 billion investment.

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  15. Dutch railway uses IoT to reduce people jamsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Computer Weekly

    Traffic jams are the bane of commuters, both in their cars and on public transport. In the case of the latter, the travellers themselves are creating hold-ups too.

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  16. Best Amsterdam wine bars and restaurantsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Decanter Magazine

    This picturesque city is the perfect getaway to discover trendy wine bars unique wine merchants and innovative eateries, says Simon Woolf... One of Amsterdam's more unique wine merchants, Evan Walker's semisubterranean HQ is only identifiable by a kitsch 'Open' sign hanging on an unmarked residential door. Inside you'll find an Aladdin's cave of treasure, from super high-end Bordeaux and Burgundy, to impossible-to-find old vintages and discoveries from every corner of France.

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  17. A post-Brexit budget tour of AmsterdamRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | Daily Mail

    In the Post Office's latest cost comparison of European city break destinations, the Dutch capital was the third priciest out of 36 cities. In the Post Office's latest cost comparison of European city break destinations, the Dutch capital was the third priciest out of 36 cities With the current poor exchange rate, it's easy to blow A 70 on a modest dinner for two in a canalside restaurant, and entrance fees to leading museums are nothing short of extortionate - A 14.50 to the Van Gogh Museum and A 15 to the Rijksmuseum.

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  18. 10 fantastic deals from National Ferry FortnightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Now the kids can come to paradise, too: The Maldives resorts that now cater for the whole family The Cotswolds country house that's just like a home from home From a fractured leg to hiking in the rain, the pleasure and pain of Spain's Camino de Santiago pilgrimage Scooters, saris and plain sailing: A relaxing way to introduce children to the beauty of India - and Mumbai's sheer mayhem Malta's going to be magical: A sneak peek of the Capital of Culture programme as Valletta gears up for its year of glory World's largest aircraft takes to the skies for the first time since it crashed on a test flight nine months ago Theme parks across Britain close their white water rapids rides in wake of Drayton Manor tragedy that claimed life of 11-year-old girl on school trip Incredible timelapse video shows a day in the life of the busiest runway in the WORLD with 24 hours crunched into just three ... (more)

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  19. Expat Tales: A charmed life in AmsterdamRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | Stuff.co.nz

    I had been here for work and fallen in love with the city. My partner Mathew is English and his NZ visa expired so, to stay together, we decided to move and Amsterdam was our lucky destination.

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  20. Ottawa just copied the Toronto signRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | BlogTO

    Sign, sign, everywhere a sign. Or at least that's true in our nation's capital, which unveiled its new Ottawa sign today, a sign that looks a lot like the one that's found right here at home in Toronto.

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