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Due to work on the high-speed line in The Netherlands, trains will not stop at the Schiphol station.

The Schiphol station can only be reached by local trains departing from Rotterdam. To reach Paris, Brussels or Antwerp, you must purchase a ticket from Rotterdam. Print then your travel confirmation to travel free between Rotterdam and Schiphol. This will be your ticket.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

The Thalys International Team

Select Rotterdam station

Due to work on the high-speed line in The Netherlands, trains will not stop at the Schiphol station.

The Schiphol station can only be reached by local trains departing from Rotterdam. To reach Schiphol, you must then purchase a ticket to Rotterdam. Print then your travel confirmation to travel free between Rotterdam and Schiphol. This will be your ticket.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

The Thalys International Team

Select Rotterdam station

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Amsterdam Icebar Xtracold
Amstel 194-196
Amsterdam
+ 31 (0) 203205700
www.xtracold.com


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Summer or winter, it's always -10 degrees Celsius at Amsterdam Icebar Xtracold, the first "ice bar" of the capital.

Cold in there!

More than 35 tons of ice are needed every year to create this unique place where, unfortunately, you can't stay at the bar too long. Even with the special poncho and gloves provided on site (which will make you look like a Martian in a metal suit), you won't last more than half an hour. Sitting on your ice cube stool covered with an animal skin, a cold beer* in hand (served in a glass made of ice), you can watch a short, cute 4D animated film and be amazed by the hand-made ice sculptures.

A warmer lounge

If you feel like it, climb up to the ice throne beside the bar and sit in it like a king. The bar's official photographer will immortalise the scene and you can pick up your portrait on the way out. After spending some time on the dance floor (with a special light show), you'll be a little sad to leave the refrigerator! End your visit with a decompression session in the lounge. It's decorated with frozen landscape colours and polar bears and penguins, but it's kept nice and warm. *Drinking alcohol can be harmful to your health. Drink in moderation. Open all year from Sunday through Thursday from 11:30 am to midnight and Saturdays from 11:30 am to 2:00 am. Reservations recommended
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I’m the mother of two supercharged children. I’ve also been living a great love affair with Holland for the past 20 years! I’ll take you to places in Amsterdam that will make you feel good, where the products and the welcome are high quality and where, most importantly, you’ll never stress out. Ready to go?

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