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Things to do on a layover at #Amsterdam #Schiphol #Airport #travel #ttot #AMS #layoverideas

Things to do on a layover at #Amsterdam #Schiphol #Airport #travel #ttot #AMS #layoverideas

The man sitting next to me on the plane looked a bit flustered. We were about to land at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol after an eight hour flight from Vancouver and aside from the polite “hello” when I settled in my seat, we didn’t speak a word to each other throughout the flight. He turned to me and muttered that he had a five-hour layover in Amsterdam and asked me if I was flying on to another destination as well. “No, I live here”, I replied. “What does one do at Amsterdam Airport to kill five hours?”, he countered. I thought about that for a moment. A five-hour transit did sound tiresome but then again, this is Amsterdam Airport Schiphol – one of Europe’s best airports with a broad array of things to do and see. I asked him if he’d been in Amsterdam before. The answer was negative, “no, just the airport many years ago”. It was a familiar answer. About 40% of all arriving ...

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