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Hidden oasis

Accessible from the Rokin or Oudezijds Achterburgwal, pass through a corridor and find yourself in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
rutgerek
,
Komorow, Poland
via mobile
Oasis of peace within the University

On one of our many walks around Amsterdam we found ourselves inside the quadrangles of the... read more

Reviewed 6 February 2016
LWL3333
,
Ridgewood, New Jersey
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4 weeks ago
“Hidden oasis”
6 Feb 2016
“Oasis of peace within the University”
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Red Light District (De Wallen)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Accessible from the Rokin or Oudezijds Achterburgwal, pass through a corridor and find yourself in a garden leading to the entrance of the University of Amsterdam Legal Studies department. Pretty garden invites to sit on a bench and reflect on Minerva's buste, the goddess of...More

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Reviewed 6 February 2016

On one of our many walks around Amsterdam we found ourselves inside the quadrangles of the University and happened upon this oasis of peace which I later was told is a part of the Law School. Nothing much really to see, but a nice place...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2014

I saw this place by chance. I was looking for The House on Three Canals when I saw an old gate next to the University's refectory. There is a sign of 'books' and 'street music'. So I entered the gate and you don't believe what...More

1  Thank Solodam J
Reviewed 28 May 2013

The is one of the hidden germs in Amsterdam, the home of law students, a little, green courtyard where the University honours its most famous scholars Vossius and Barlaeus. But the University has managed to spoil this timeless spot by erecting at least three non-smoking...More

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Reviewed 25 November 2016
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Reviewed 12 October 2016
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Reviewed 23 March 2016
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Reviewed 29 January 2014
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