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'''Bussum''' is small suburb of [[Amsterdam]]. Aproximately 30.000 people live in Bussum.
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'''Bussum''' is a small town south east of [[Amsterdam]]. Approximately 30,000 people live in Bussum.
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==Understand==
  
 
==Get in==
 
==Get in==
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==See==
 
==See==
The neigbourhood called "Spiegel" is beautifull. Furthermore there are some parks that are wortwhile.
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The neigbourhood called "Spiegel" is beautiful. Furthermore there are some parks that are worthwhile.
Have a walk on the meadows
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Have a walk on the meadows.
 
Go to [[Naarden]] and see the fort.
 
Go to [[Naarden]] and see the fort.
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On of the best ways to see the country side around Bussum is by bike. A bike tour through 't Gooi is recommended.
  
 
==Do==
 
==Do==
Filmhuis
 
  
Spant
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* '''Filmhuis''', 't Elcker Theater. This is a cinema that shows only cultural movies.
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* '''Spant''' - a large theatre that also serves as a congress centre.
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* '''Smugglers''' - a club and to get in you need to be a member or you need to be introduced. You could give it a try though since it is the only place to really dance.
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* See a '''sports''' game. There are plenty of sportsclubs that often have good games during the weekend.
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* <do name="RockSteady" alt="" address="Zanderijweg 12-14" directions="" phone="+31 35 692 50 00 (climbing), +31 35 692 50 15 (skiing)" url="http://www.rocksteady.nl/" hours="M-Tu, Th-F 4PM-10:30PM, W 1:30PM-10:30PM, Sa 11AM-6PM, Su 11AM-10:30PM" price="€15/30 mins" lat="" long="" email="" fax="">Technically in Bussum, it's actually in the forested area between that town and Hilversum. You're at the right place here for extreme sports. Wall climbing, bouldering (climbing without a rope), indoor skiing and mountain biking can all be done. It's accessible for beginners as well as experts.</do>
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==Buy==
 
==Buy==
Nothing special
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==Eat==
 
==Eat==
'''Las Brassas''' (Brinklaan 62) or its sister '''El verano''' (Herenstraat 8) serve a decent mael for a reasonable price.
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A steak can be gotten at '''Pepi's''' or for a real nice atmosphere in a grand cafe go to '''Schimmelpenninck''' (crossing Generaal de la Reylaan and Brinklaan) at '''Jan Tabak''' a luxurious dinner and sleep can be taken.
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* '''Las Brassas''', Brinklaan 62. Serves decent Belgian, Dutch and French cuisine at reasonable prices.
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* '''El verano''', Herenstraat 8-10, Bussum, ph: ''035'' 6932960.  Serves a decent meal for a reasonable price.
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* '''Archibald Schimmelpenninck''', Brinklaan 25, Bussum, ph: ''035'' 6943030 (crossing Generaal de la Reylaan and Brinklaan) A grand cafe with a really nice atmosphere
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* '''Jan Tabak''' Amersfoortsestraatweg 27, 1401CV Bussum. Luxurious dinner and also a hotel.
  
 
==Drink==
 
==Drink==
Most pubs are around the train station. Around there is for example a popular cafe '''de peuk''', next to '''de Jaargang''' and the irish pub '''Murphrey's'''. Non-youth could try '''in the mood''' which is in the very city center.
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Most pubs are around the train station.  
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* '''Cafe de Jaargang''' Stationsweg 6, 1404 AN Bussum, ph: ''+31 (0)35'' - 6933483. Near train station.
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* '''Cafe de Peuk''', Stationsweg 8 1404 AN Bussum, ph: ''+31 (0)35'' - 6945666. Popular cafe, near the train station
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* '''De Boemel''', Herenstraat 45, 1404 HC Bussum, ph: ''+31 (0)35'' - 6937543. Popular bar south of the centre.
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* '''De Kraan''' Popular bar south of the centre.
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* '''Inn The Mood''' Popular with non-youth. In the city centre.
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* '''Murphy's Adventure Pub''' Generaal de la Reijlaan 49, 1404 BP Bussum, ph: '+31 (0)35'' - 6921415. Irish pub
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*<drink name="Cafe 't Raedthuys" alt="" address="Landstraat 78" directions="Eastside of Centre, next to Townhall" phone="+31 35 6913983" url="http://www.raedthuys-bussum.nl" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></drink>
  
 
==Sleep==
 
==Sleep==
Golden tullip
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* '''Jan Tabak''', Amersfoortsestraatweg 27, 1401CV Bussum.
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* '''Hotel Bastion''' (''near Station Bussum-Zuid'') Struikheiweg 3, 1406 TK Bussum, ph: +31 (0)35-6920558 (''fax: +31 (0)35-6920582'') [http://bastionhotels.nl/en/ourhotels/bussum] Rooms from &euro;78 pppn.
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==Get out==
 
==Get out==
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Latest revision as of 11:42, 12 February 2012

Bussum is a small town south east of Amsterdam. Approximately 30,000 people live in Bussum.

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Understand[edit]

Get in[edit]

Bussum is easily reached by train: Naarden-Bussum station is 21 minutes from Amsterdam Central, and 23 minutes from Utrecht via Hilversum. The centre of town is about 5-10 minutes walk from the station.

You can cycle from the centre of Amsterdam to the centre of Bussum, at an easy pace, in less than 2 hours. Most of the route has separate cycle lanes.

Bussum is easilly reached by car. The A1 passes all around the town.

Get around[edit]

Use a bike or walk. A car will do fine too.

See[edit][add listing]

The neigbourhood called "Spiegel" is beautiful. Furthermore there are some parks that are worthwhile. Have a walk on the meadows. Go to Naarden and see the fort. On of the best ways to see the country side around Bussum is by bike. A bike tour through 't Gooi is recommended.

Do[edit][add listing]

  • Filmhuis, 't Elcker Theater. This is a cinema that shows only cultural movies.
  • Spant - a large theatre that also serves as a congress centre.
  • Smugglers - a club and to get in you need to be a member or you need to be introduced. You could give it a try though since it is the only place to really dance.
  • See a sports game. There are plenty of sportsclubs that often have good games during the weekend.
  • RockSteady, Zanderijweg 12-14, +31 35 692 50 00 (climbing), +31 35 692 50 15 (skiing), [1]. M-Tu, Th-F 4PM-10:30PM, W 1:30PM-10:30PM, Sa 11AM-6PM, Su 11AM-10:30PM. Technically in Bussum, it's actually in the forested area between that town and Hilversum. You're at the right place here for extreme sports. Wall climbing, bouldering (climbing without a rope), indoor skiing and mountain biking can all be done. It's accessible for beginners as well as experts. €15/30 mins.  edit

Buy[edit][add listing]

Eat[edit][add listing]

  • Las Brassas, Brinklaan 62. Serves decent Belgian, Dutch and French cuisine at reasonable prices.
  • El verano, Herenstraat 8-10, Bussum, ph: 035 6932960. Serves a decent meal for a reasonable price.
  • Archibald Schimmelpenninck, Brinklaan 25, Bussum, ph: 035 6943030 (crossing Generaal de la Reylaan and Brinklaan) A grand cafe with a really nice atmosphere
  • Jan Tabak Amersfoortsestraatweg 27, 1401CV Bussum. Luxurious dinner and also a hotel.

Drink[edit][add listing]

Most pubs are around the train station.

  • Cafe de Jaargang Stationsweg 6, 1404 AN Bussum, ph: +31 (0)35 - 6933483. Near train station.
  • Cafe de Peuk, Stationsweg 8 1404 AN Bussum, ph: +31 (0)35 - 6945666. Popular cafe, near the train station
  • De Boemel, Herenstraat 45, 1404 HC Bussum, ph: +31 (0)35 - 6937543. Popular bar south of the centre.
  • De Kraan Popular bar south of the centre.
  • Inn The Mood Popular with non-youth. In the city centre.
  • Murphy's Adventure Pub Generaal de la Reijlaan 49, 1404 BP Bussum, ph: '+31 (0)35 - 6921415. Irish pub
  • Cafe 't Raedthuys, Landstraat 78 (Eastside of Centre, next to Townhall), +31 35 6913983, [2].  edit

Sleep[edit][add listing]

  • Jan Tabak, Amersfoortsestraatweg 27, 1401CV Bussum.
  • Hotel Bastion (near Station Bussum-Zuid) Struikheiweg 3, 1406 TK Bussum, ph: +31 (0)35-6920558 (fax: +31 (0)35-6920582) [3] Rooms from €78 pppn.

Get out[edit]

Routes through Bussum
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