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HistoryWalks

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Necessary to Understand Amsterdam!

I just realized I failed to review this wonderful "walk"! The rain was relentless that day but I... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jerrie W
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Outstanding Walking tour of Amsterdam!

We had the good fortune of having Emilie Trenite with HistoryWalks give us a Jewish Heritage/WW2... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Ronna S
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During the seventeenth century the Dutch merchants of the VOC / WIC trading company (the Dutch East / West India Company) sailed the world and brought home wealth and prosperity (and slaves to the New World). Every aspect of life blommed. But what...more
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Looiersgracht 31a, 1016 VR Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Jordaan
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just realized I failed to review this wonderful "walk"! The rain was relentless that day but I would do this RAIN or SHINE! The "hidden" details of Amsterdam's WWII past will not be forgotten. THANK YOU, PETER!

Thank Jerrie W
Reviewed 21 August 2018

We had the good fortune of having Emilie Trenite with HistoryWalks give us a Jewish Heritage/WW2 walking tour of Amsterdam. Emilie is knowledgeable and engaging and exceeded our expectations. Her depth of knowledge, attention to detail and flexibility to our personal interests made this a...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2018

Peter was one of the best guides we had on our vacation. His knowledge of the city and its history was amazing! I would highly recommend this tour to anyone visiting Amsterdam!

Thank Tamara H
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Peter was a great teacher/tour guide to 4 of us on the history of Amsterdam from WWII. I enjoyed the afternoon walk, the incredible amount of information and pictures he shared with us. The most special thing about Peter is that he actually emailed us...More

Thank hollee m
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Peter was an excellent an knowledgeable guide around the Jewish quarter. He had lots of pictures of what happens at the exact location during the war.

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Emilie spent 3.5 hours transporting us back in time to the Amsterdam of the 1940s. She retold the stories of the Jews living in Amsterdam and their fate as we walked across the city visiting the spots where historical events took place. She knew all...More

Thank Ilene H
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Piter gave a great 3 hour tour and walk of the city. This is an easy walk and is centered on Amsterdam in WWII. Piter was very knowledgeable and I really liked the research and photos of then and now. I would highly recommend this

Thank sandds
Reviewed 5 April 2016

My wife and I spent a wonderful late morning / early afternoon with Peter, learning about aspects of Amsterdam we did not find in our guide books. Historical aspects of the city including Holocaust memorials was very interesting and very moving. The pace was just...More

1  Thank TonyWoodworker
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Fantastic tour with very interesting photographs and local information. Both our younger son, 10 years old, and older son, 14 years old found the walk to be informative and fun. We've had follow up information sent to us which the boys are planning to take...More

Thank FabFourWales
Reviewed 18 October 2010

How and why did Holland become such an economic power? The clues are every where as we walked around the city. Peter illustrated through art and architecture the wealth generated by Holland's successful initiation of the first truly modern global economy. From the original purpose...More

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Jordaan
One of Amsterdam’s most preferred outdoor markets and
some of the city’s favorite watering holes are but two
of the many reasons to save ample time for a stroll
through this especially convivial warren of narrow
streets with its unfair share of quirky shops and
quality galleries. Historically a haven for the
working class and emigrants, these days the Jordaan is
better known as an enclave for artists and designers.
...More
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Julie L
25 March 2018|
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Response from Historywalks | Property representative |
Hi Julie, the walk is about 3 hours, more information you can find on my website, historywalks.eu
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