Amsterdam escorts – A guide to the escort scene in Amsterdam

Just as is true in nearly every big city on the planet, Amsterdam has an abundance of “escort” services that help lonely clients meet partners for a bit of short term fun at a predetermined price. One difference here is that since prostitution itself is completely legal, the escort agencies here are also completely legal and they don’t have to […]

Amsterdam sex clubs – A complete guide

When the majority of people who’ve visited the Dutch capital are asked about the prostitution thing, they will talk about the girls behind the windows in the Amstedam Red Light District. This is obviously the most famous public scene of prostitution in the city, and probably in the world, but it’s not the only one. Prostitution is totally legal in […]

Amsterdam XXX – Both meanings explained in detail

If you’ve yet to make your first trip to Amsterdam you can certainly be excused for not being aware that the XXX symbol can be seen all over town and almost every one of those appearances has nothing to do with the city’s infamous and large adult entertainment industry. It’s really quite an unusual coincidence that the city’s official symbol […]

Live sex shows in Amsterdam

One of the many legends about Amsterdam that some people have trouble believing is that there are theaters where patrons can pay for entrance and then witness actual live couples on stage having sex, as well as quite a few different-but-similar tricks involving bananas, pens, ribbons, vibrators, and whatnot. Just like the legend of Amsterdam’s coffee shops and the Red […]

Australian Embassy in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is the capital of the Netherlands, but most countries – including Australia – have their official embassies in The Hague (Den Haag). The Hague can be reached in a bit under an hour by train, for under €10 for an adult. The Embassy is about 3 km from Centraal Station in Den Haag. Public transportation runs on the same […]

Canadian Embassy in Amsterdam

In spite of Amsterdam being the capital of the Netherlands, most of the mind-numbing government work is done in the The Hague (Den Haag). This includes the Canadian Embassy, unfortunately. Unlike the US and UK, Canada does not have a consulate in Amsterdam so you must travel to the embassy Den Haag for all citizen services as well as visa […]

British Embassy & Consulates in Amsterdam

Even though Amsterdam is the capital of the Netherlands, most of the paperwork for the country is done in The Hague (Den Haag), which is about 50 minutes away by train. But before you head to the train station, realize that most citizen services for UK passport holders are performed at the consulate in Amsterdam. Trains to Den Haag leave […]