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III International Folklore Festival in Amsterdam, March 2019

We invite you to come on III International Folklore Festival in Amsterdam, 7/10th March 2019

Participants are ensembles from Russia, Indonesia, India, Holland, Poland, Ukraine, Greece, Turkey, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, Romania, Slovenia, Montenegro, Italy, Sweden, Moldavia, Armenia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Croatia, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Hungary…

 

                                                                        TRAVEL PROGRAM:

 

  1. DAY March 7, 2019, THURSDAY: NETHERLANDS – AMSTERDAM

Upon arrival, check in at the Hotel or Hostel, while for all those interested we will be providing an optional tour of Amsterdam followed by check in. During the tour, panoramic sightseeing of: the canals, bridges, Dam Platz, the National Monument, the Royal Palace, the New Church, the Berlage Stock Exchange, De Bijenkorf, Madame Tussauds, the Magna Plaza, Rijksmuseum, the Van Gogh Museum, the Heineken Brewery … Followed by a walking tour of Rembrandt Square, Kalverstraat – the main shopping street, Bloemenmarkt – the flower market. Accommodations at a Hotel or Hostel. Overnight stay.

 

  1. DAY March 8, 2019, FRIDAY: AMSTERDAM – “TRADITIONAL AND MODERN NETHERLANDS”

Breakfast. After breakfast an optional tour called “TRADITIONAL AND MODERN NETHERLANDS” has been organized which will take all visitors to Zaanse Schans: a picturesque Dutch village on the banks of the river Zaan with traditional windmills, a clog-workshop, a Dutch cheese farm, and traditional homes from the time of Holland’s Golden Age… The tour will then take visitors to Den Haag – the seat of the royal family and the Dutch government, with beautiful buildings and important institutions, Scheveningen – the most stunning resort in Holland with beautiful beaches, the promenade along the North Sea and numerous restaurants … And finally the road will take us to Rotterdam – Europe’s largest port with modern architectural pearls: the Erasmus bridge, the Euromast tower, Kubikos (incredible apartments in cube houses), shopping zone … Free time until departure. Return to hotel. Leisure time. Overnight stay.

 

  1.  DAY March 9, 2019, SATURDAY: FESTIVAL DAY

Breakfast. Preparation of the Ensembles for Festival. Opening of the 3rd International Folklore Festival in Amsterdam. Performances of Folklore Ensembles. Awarding of Diplomas and Plaques. The possibility of going out to a Night of Friendship. Leisure time. Overnight stay.

 

  1.  DAY March 10, 2019, SUNDAY: AMSTERDAM “GOLDEN AMSTERDAM”

Breakfast. Facultative transfer of all groups into downtown Amsterdam. The morning consists of an optional tour: “GOLDEN AMSTERDAM AND THE MUSEUM DISTRICT”. During their stay in Amsterdam, visitors have singled out cruising down the City’s beautiful canals and completely penetrating into the core of the existence of the people who have occupied these areas for centuries back, in particular, during the golden age of the City’s development. After the cruise, the groups can choose to take a tour of some of the many museums which have made Amsterdam famous: the Rijksmuseum (Old Masters, Rembrandt’s Night Watch…), the Van Gogh Museum with the world’s largest collection of the famous artist, the Heineken Museum, the most closely guarded diamond grindery in Amsterdam and its museum where visitors will have the opportunity to see how the most valuable gemstones in the world are handled and learn all about diamond production… The afternoon is intended for leisure activities, souvenirs, shoppingLeaving the hotel and unfortunately moving of all ensembles back to their arrival point of departure with another meeting next year!!!!!!

III International Folklore Festival in Amsterdam, March 2019

Price of tour package is:
145 eur per person

paying goes in several month payments till departure time

The arrangment price includes:
- 3 overnight stays with breakfast in the vicinity of Amsterdam in 1/3 rooms at Hotels like: Hotel IBIS BUDGET CITY SOUTH **, (supplement for 1/2 rooms is from 5 € per person per night, depends of chosen Hotel )
- Price of Accommodation at BW Hotel Blue Square **** and BW Hotel Blue Tower **** is: 220 € in 1/3 and 1/4 rooms, supplement for 1/2 rooms is from 5 € per person per night
- Free place on every 25 – th member
- Diplomas and Plaques
The arrangment price does not include:
- In each Hotel is possible to order dinner, price is from 10 € - 20 €, depends of Hotel
- Optional tours and entrance fees:AMSTERDAM - panoramic and walking tour: 7 € “TRADITIONAL AND MODERN NETHERLANDS”: ZaanseSchans (clogs, cheese, and windmills), Den Haag, Scheveningen, Rotterdam: 30 €“, GOLDEN AMSTERDAM”: Cruising down the network of Amsterdam’s canals and the museum district 13 €
- Transport, vignette, parking for busses in Hotels, International health insurance…

III International Folklore Festival in Amsterdam, March 2019

Additional information:

All ensembles must provide their own music, leading orchestar or music CDs. Each ensemble is obligated to set performance in duration of 10 minutes.
Applications for festival are from Jun the 10th!
NUMBER OF SEATS ARE LIMITED!

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III International Folklore Festival in Amsterdam, March 2019

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General info:

Although the seat of Netherlands government is in The Hague, Amsterdam is the nominal capital. It is also the country’s largest city, with a population of more than 820,000, and the most visited, with over 3,5 million foreign visitors a year.

The Netherlands is a country situated in Western Europe, bordering Belgium to the south and Germany to the east. To its north and west is the North Sea. Although the Netherlands is the country’s official name, people often call it Holland. The provinces of North Holland and South Holland form only part of the Netherlands.

Amsterdam in figures

Some interesting figures on how many bicycles, bridges, canals, cinemas or markets one can find in Amsterdam, as well as some statistics about the tourists and day visitors to Amsterdam.

Population: 820,654 (May 6, 2012)
Country: The Netherlands 
Time Zone: GMT/UTC +1
Telephone area code: 020

Amsterdam Municipality

City of Amsterdam is run by the city council and a college of aldermen. The council is the highest authority in the city of Amsterdam and is responsible for all important decisions.

Money and currency

The currency in the Netherlands is the Euro ( € , EUR), which is used in almost all countries within the European Union. 

Climate in the Netherlands

The warmest weather is from June to August, with temperatures between 21 – 26 degrees Celsius. There are rarely extreme temperatures. The air is relatively humid and fog is common in autumn and spring. There are stronger winds from October to March. 

History of Amsterdam

Amsterdam, probably the most planned city of northern Europe, has long been a well-known city. In the 17th century Amsterdam was the centre of world economy, and nowadays the city is known for its tolerant character.

Dutch holiday

A Dutch holiday can add a festive note to your trip, particularly if it involves a parade or special observance somewhere in the country. But expect banks, shops, and most museums to be closed, and public transportation to operate on Sunday schedules for the listed holidays.

Architecture of Amsterdam

Amsterdam is where modern architecture developed organically between facades of historical buildings. Since it is not a big city, all sites of interest are within an acceptable distance. This is why Amsterdam is so popular with lovers of architecture.

Amsterdam Coat of Arms

The symbol of Amsterdam are three x shaped Saint Andrew crosses.

Dutch courses in Amsterdam

An overview of institutions providing Dutch lessons in Amsterdam. Prices, duration of the courses and quality of the courses vary, however, they are nevertheless all helpful for acquiring the native language of the Dutch.

Amsterdam Community Information

Studying, working and living in Amsterdam. Information about finding a job in Amsterdam, housing, enjoying art and culture. Amsterdam communities.

III International Folklore Festival in Amsterdam, March 2019

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The Van Gogh Museum

The Van Gogh Museum is an art museum dedicated to the works of Vincent van Gogh and his contemporaries in Amsterdam in the Netherlands.

 

 

 

 

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The Anne Frank House

The Anne Frank House is a writer’s house and biographical museum dedicated to Jewish wartime diarist Anne Frank. The building is located on a canal called the Prinsengracht, close to the Westerkerk, in central Amsterdam in the Netherlands.

 

 

 

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The Rembrandt House Museum

The Rembrandt House Museum is a historic house and art museum in Amsterdam in the Netherlands. Painter Rembrandt lived and worked in the house between 1639 and 1656. The 17th-century interior has been reconstructed.

 

 

 

III International Folklore Festival in Amsterdam, March 2019

III International Folklore Festival in Amsterdam, March 2019

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