Autumn: the ideal season to get out again. No inspiration? No point. We have listed the five best autumn activities for you.
Day Trip: The best autumn outings in a row
1. Degraded Blinder
Day out with the kids? Then pay a visit to Degraded Blinder. In one of the largest zoos in the Nether you can spot a huge variety of animals. Think of bison, elephants together with camels. But this zoo also has an Oceania, where among other things sea lions, turtles together with sharks swim. Opening hours: Mon.-Sun. from 9 am to 6 pm. Blinder plan 8, 3041 JG Rotterdam.
2. Tropical Museum
For a day of exotic culture, you are at the right place at the Trope museum in Amsterdam. Various exhibitions can be seen here, such as Fashion Cities Africa at the moment. You can admire fashion, fabrics together with accessories from the most beautiful African cultures. You can also visit Zero Morocco, an exhibition that is fun for kids. Knowing more?
3. FORT Oktoberfest
On October 5, the FORT Oktoberfest will start again. During this festival everything revolves around the exuberant enjoyment of life. What exactly is that? Enjoy traditional delicacies, while you can sing along loudly on different tunes. Does it sound like music to your ears? Then look for more info at
4. Dutch Design Week
During the Dutch Design Week, various routes have been set out in the city of Handwoven that take you to the most beautiful design. Handwoven is especially divided for the Dutch Design Week in the Inner city together with East regions. Designer and events come together in these places. Together they ensure an unforgettable day out. When? Daily from 20 to 28 October 2018. More info?
5. Enjoying on the water of Amsterdam
Do you want to play in your own country? Then make a round trip in Amsterdam! During the autumn it is extra nice to sail through the Amsterdam canals: the leaves are then beautifully colored in gold. In Amsterdam there are several shipping companies that you can take a cruise with. If you want to view certain parts of the city while sailing, you can best choose the shipping company Hop On, Hop Off. Then you can get off when you want. Knowing more?