Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam
Visiting Amsterdam and Van Gogh Museum in September? Be aware of the following.
Van Gogh Museum will be renovated from October and therefore the complete collection will temporarily move to the Hermitage museum in Amsterdam (open from 29 September).
Between 30 August and 29 September some changes will take place.
From 30 August the third floor of the museum will be closed. The Van Gogh pieces are not on that floor.From 16 September only the masterpieces will be visible and entrance fees will be half price.From 24 September the museum will be closed. From 29 September Van Gogh is in the Hermitage.
Re-opening of the Van Gogh Museum is scheduled for 1 May 2013.
Get € 10 discount on your booking
If you book your room on our site www.bb-lafesta.com and insert the code "lafesta" in the discount field, you will receive a € 10 discount per room per night.
Just recently we found out that we had been featured in a Belgian magazine last winter. It's called Grande magazine.
The text below is in Dutch. For those of you who don't read Dutch, it says the following:
The location! La Festa is located in the Jordaan area between all kinds of restaurants, cafes and shops. A tasteful B & B the interior of which is very tasteful and cozy. The host is also the owner of a renowned Italian restaurant where you can enjoy high service of a similar class.
Amsterdam celebrates in 2013
Next year, in 2013, Amsterdam has a lot to celebrate and this implies a lot of festivities in the city.
In 2013 all museums, including Rijksmuseum and Stedelijk Museum (contemporary art), will be re-opened and together with this there are some anniversaries to celebrate. The Concertgebouw (Concert Hall) exists 125 years, The IDFA (international film festival) 25 years, the Royal Zoo Artis 175 years and Heineken 150 years. On top of that the world famous canal belt was built 400 years ago.
At the moment plans are being made on how to celebrate all this. We will keep you updated as soon as the calendar for specific festivities will be published.
So book your rooms for 2013 now at www.bb-lafesta.com, because Amsterdam will be booming again!
We were featured in this month's issue of one of the largest travel magazines in France: Petit Futé Magazine.
I was in France last week and I have to say it feels pretty nice to be able to buy a magazine in a French shop with La Festa in it.