Explore Amsterdam like an insider! Secret locations, experiences and untold stories only the locals know… Our staff are proud to reveal Mercure Local Stories.
ROCK ‘N’ ROLL
Enjoy the delightful Vondelpark, its flowers, its tranquillity. A pretty En...Hidden Gems
A PINT BEFORE MASS
Enter the café, flag down a waiter, and ask him to show you the secret pass...Hidden Gems
Got a head for numbers and a keen eye? We have a game for you. Not very com...World Explorers
In Amsterdam, you may have the impression that the houses lean forward. Too...The History of Architecture
PAINTER STUCK IN THE CLOCK!
To all travelers visiting Schiphol Airport for short or long haul. This hid...
WEDDING ON STILTS
You probably think Sloterdijk’s industrial area is nothing more than a coll...
During the French occupation of the Netherlands, Napoleon housed his horses...
APPRENTICE OF REMBRANDT
In the heart of the Amsterdam Canal District lies Museum Van Loon. This mag...
DO YOU LIKE A GOOD GLASS OF WINE?
Keep reading! As you may know, Amsterdam brews delicious beers and is famou...
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What are your interests?
Are you a foodie? Do you enjoy learning about the local history and culture? Are you passionate about nature? Explore the local stories that catch your interest and let them inspire your next trip!