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“Great facility!”
Review of Centraal Station

Centraal Station
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Owner description: Completed in 1889 and located in the heart of town, this neo-Renaissance rail station was designed by P.J.H. Cuypers, the same person who designed the famous Rijksmuseum.
London, Ontario
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
“Great facility!”
Reviewed 10 September 2012

This is the best way to get from the airport to central Amsterdam! Also one of the best locations to find ways to get around in the city. Many of the canal cruises start and end here.

Visited September 2012
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“Fantastic building”
Reviewed 2 September 2012 via mobile

As a tourist you're guaranteed to pass through or by this fantastic station. It has a beautiful exterior which is very well preserved. The view is slightly disturbed by building work at the minute but is still very nice to see. Inside there is a host of interesting things to br seen- tourists coming and going on the extensive network, buskers and others making money- on the wrong side of the rules. Beware pickpockets.

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Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Busy station”
Reviewed 31 August 2012

Historical Building. Think of it:This is the station Ann Frank and her family were deported from. It is a very very busy station in the summer.Centraal station has trams that stop there and take you anywhere in the city so very convenient. Tourist Info right across from the station.

Visited August 2012
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Toronto, Canada
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“Quick access to the airport, watch your belongings”
Reviewed 28 August 2012 via mobile

The trains to and from Schiphol airport arrive here every 15 min or so from platforms 11a and 15b. Look for the signs for any last minute changes (our train left from 13a at the last minute). Tickets cost about 4EU per person each way (compared to 40-50EU) for a taxi. If you can, catch the Fyra train which is an express between the airport and central station. As for Centraal station - be mindful of your surroundings. We noticed several kids (young teenagers) acting as spotters for degenerate looking types outside of the station (they would signal people who looked lost or touristy) .

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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“Architecture...”
Reviewed 20 August 2012

Good building with its style .
If you are not into architecture nothing special rather than transportation.
Connects city center to Airport and many other cities & countries daily many times.

Visited July 2012
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