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“Beautiful Historic Space” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Begijnhof

Begijnhof
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$118*
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Private Historical Amsterdam City Center Walking Tour
Ranked #25 of 449 things to do in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: Tucked away just off Spui, this delightful collection of houses arranged around an open court is well worth searching out.
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25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Beautiful Historic Space”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

An oasis of calm in central Amsterdam. Not easy to find, but worth the effort. Just seeing the restored 17th and 18th cityscape is wonderful.

Visited May 2014
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Dublin, Ireland
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326 reviews
314 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
“Hard to find”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

It's quite hard to find, and I'm not sure it's worth it. Yes, place is nice but there are a lot of other nice places around.

Visited May 2014
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Heredia, Costa Rica
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99 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Interesting, not awesome but it's ok”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Nice to see the tall houses of Netherlands. It is an special space in the middle of the urban center. Nice church

Visited May 2014
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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Peace Reigns”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Peaceful courtyard and very attractive buildings -- photo op -- church has strong Scottish connections.

Visited June 2014
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manchester
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60 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
“Nice surprise!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

It took a while to find but once we did it was an oasis of calm. Lovely well kept area in the centre of Amsterdam

Visited May 2014
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