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Published on 10 April 2021

Documentary about aid workers Doctors without Borders

Delicious Plantage hotel packages for Easter and beyond

Published on Thursday, April 1
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The hotels in the Plantagebuurt spoil their guests even more this coming weekend. And of course you are also very welcome afterwards. For Easter and afterwards there are eggciting packages with extensive (Easter) breakfasts, luxury dinners and other ...

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IVN provides courses on climate

Published on Wednesday, March 31
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Connecting people with nature is a central theme at IVN. Now that the world has come to a standstill, it is becoming increasingly clear what the influence of people on the climate is and the influence of the climate on people. A good time to reflect ...

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Dutch Championship Tile Rocking and other tips

Published on Wednesday, March 31
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Everyone wants to contribute to a better climate, but at some point the waste is already separated, the light bulbs are replaced by LED and the plastic bags are banned from the house. What can you still do? The website www.52wekenduurzaam.nl was crea...

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Hotel Arena is back!

Published on Monday, March 29
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Sometimes something good can get even better and something beautiful can become even more beautiful. Hotel Arena has been working hard for that in recent months. After an eventful year for the hospitality industry, Hotel Arena will proudly open its d...

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The Hortus is coming to you this spring

Published on Monday, March 29
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Spring is here and that is visible in the Hortus; cheerful spring flowers bloom, the first tulips appear and the magnolia is in bloom. Unfortunately, the garden has to remain closed due to the extended lockdown. However, you can get that ‘Hortu...

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Walk-during-your-Work-day

Published on Sunday, March 28
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Wherever you live and / or work, you can always walk. April 8 is the Walk-to-Work Day. Now, in the middle of the pandemic, it is a Walk-during-your-Work-day. On Wandelnet.nl you can find great tips for your work-at-home-walking day. Professor of neu...

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Earth Hour and World Earth Day

Published on Monday, March 22
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Earth Hour was on Saturday 27 March; people and businesses around the world turned off lights and electrical equipment for an hour, starting at 8:30 PM. To call for attention for the vulnerable nature on earth. Worldwide, millions of people in more t...

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The Great Synagogue was inaugurated 350 years ago

Published on Monday, March 22
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Thursday, March 25, is the day that 350 years ago the Large Synagogue, now part of the museum building of the Jewish Historical Museum on Nieuwe Amstelstraat, was inaugurated. A striking building in the Plantage, with an intense history. From 1635, H...

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Tropentheater collection point for fruit and vegetables ‘Boeren voor Buren’

Published on Friday, March 12
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In the former Tropentheater of the Royal Tropical Institute on Oosterpark, local residents with a city pass are welcome every other week to buy affordable fruit and vegetables from ‘Boeren voor Buren‘. Boeren voor Buren is a foundation th...

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Athenaeum leaves De Plantage

Published on Monday, March 8
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Bookshop Athenaeum has permanently left the building at Roetersstraat 41, since March 1. We would like to thank Ruth Josephus Jitta, store manager since 2018, for the great cooperation and Athenaeum for being a member of our neighborhood network. Ath...

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