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Buddy Guy

North Sea Jazz Festival, Rotterdam

I’ve been going to the North Sea Jazz festival in Rotterdam since 2012 and it’s one of the highlights of my musical calendar. Find this content useful? Share it with your friends!

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Hotel Des Indes, The Hague

Hotel des Indes is perched at the end of the elegantly leafy Lange Voorhout boulevard like the wealthy family member who always gets the best seat in the house.

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Exploring The Dutch Golden Age in The Hague and Dordrecht

This is an important year for The Netherlands, celebrating the 350th anniversary of Rembrandt’s death and the Dutch Golden Age of the 17th century.

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Art Rotterdam Week

Art Rotterdam Week is every February and the 19th edition comes bigger and better than ever. The main event, Art Rotterdam takes over the entire ground floor of the iconic 1920’s Van Nelle Factory,

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The Netherlands Celebrates a Century of  De Stijl Art and Design

Museums and galleries across the Netherlands are celebrating this year a century of the art and design movement that shares its name with De Stij.

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Op Het Dak

Had I had the chance to peruse the menu at Rotterdam’s indoors-outdoors rooftop Op Het Dak (On the Roof), I would probably have super-demurred. 

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