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    Career expats looking to live and work in a dynamic city in Europe should look to places such as London, Paris, Cambridge, Amsterdam and Berlin, according to new research. These five cities have been named by Savills Investment Management (Savills IM) as the top dynamic cities in Europe in a...
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    Hello, We will be moving to Amsterdam from the US in a few months and are deciding between the cities of Almere and Amstelveen to rent a house. We do not know the area and were hoping for some advice about where to live. We have two kids, ages 9 and 7 and will be enrolling them in a Dutch...
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    Hi, All I would like to live without a car in central Amsterdam. My knees won't let me ride a bicycle. The biggest chore will be getting groceries. Do some of the better stores deliver for a fee? Thank you!
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    Hi Folks, I would like to initiate a thread for Indian expats living in Netherlands. Please introduce yourself , so you can share stuff's and help each other. Let me start with me . I am Aravindhan , Currently living in Amsterdam . All the best !!!
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    Hi All, I will be traveling to Europe for about three weeks beginning December 14th. I fly in and out of Amsterdam. I will also be traveling to Belgium and Italy during my vacation. Although I have accommodations in Belgium and Italy, I was wondering what would be a reasonably priced option...
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    Hi Please recommend yoga place in Amsterdam East. In English. Thanks!
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    Hi, All I've been looking at real estate in Amsterdam and noticed everyone puts their clothes in wardrobes and other furniture. There are almost no built-in closets. Do you know why this is? I've heard of some countries taxing property by the number of rooms. So no one builds closets as...
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    I am moving to Amsterdam for three months soon and apartment I got through the company is in Singel area (Herengracht). Flats looks beautiful (2 rooms, kitchen, tiny balcony window and shower). I founded this after a little googling: Singel - WikiSexGuide - International World Sex Guide So...
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    Hi Guys! Okay, quick overview. I am British, currently living in Dubai - want to move to Amsterdam in summer with my partner and dog. My experience is PA to CEO and more recently, PR Manager. With extensive experience I have a lot to offer in either field. I have applied for work directly to...
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    Hello everyone ! My name is Vick and I will be moving to Amsterdam soon. I have a new job close-ish to Rembrainplein (not sure how the area is called) and would like to ask you guys for advice regarding what would be the best place/neighbourhood to start finding rent for a flat/studio (for 1...
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    Hi Everyone, I am a recent expat from the US living in Amsterdam. It has been about six months since I made the leap abroad. Lately, I have really been trying to work hard on getting better at the Dutch language. Is there anyone in the Amsterdam area who would like to meet up with me for coffee...
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    Hey Everyone! Long time lurker, first time poster. Just want to say thanks to everyone for all the different conversations going on here they have been really helpful. Housing in Amsterdam is a huge question and Ive been reading about it for a few months, and am still unsure how it forms in...
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    Hello So i'm a Canadian looking to move to Amsterdam this coming August/September, with my girlfriend. She's originally from France, so there is no issue for her to get into the country. I've been on the Official Netherlands government website, looking up all the required documents. It all...
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    Hi everyone! New to the forum as you can obviously tell, and I was just looking to get a few tips and pointers for my move to the Netherlands. I have visited the Netherlands many times in the past on short holidays and have always seen it as somewhere I'd love to live, so I finally decided to...
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    Hi, I have recently been told I am moving to Amsterdam in October for work. Can anyone help with good websites or advice on how to find good flat shares? I don't know people in the city so would like to find a place with a few people. The websites I've been on so far haven't been the best...
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    Hi, I have recently moved into a 3rd floor apartment but I have no idea how to get furniture up into it! The stairs are too small to carry stuff up, and although there is a hook for a rope and pulley thing, I wouldn't be able to do it myself anyway and don't have the apparatus. I have bought...
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