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Beaches
===Windmills===
Scattered over the district are plenty of five windmills, however, none of them are . Only one is open to the public (but they do all look good on pictures).
* <see name="De 100 Roe (1674)1100 roe" alt="" address="Herman Bonpad 6" directions="" phone="" emailurl="" hours="" price="" faxlat="" urllong="" hoursemail="" pricefax="">In This mill was built around 1674 at the Haarlemmerweg, near the 1200 roe. It was taken apart in 1962 and rebuilt at the current location in 1965. This mill is meant to pump water from the polder to the Ookmeer sports fields along Ma Braunpadsurrounding canal.</see>
* <see name="De 1200 Roeroe" alt="" address="Haarlemmerweg 701" directions="" phone="" emailurl="" hours="" price="" faxlat="" urllong="" hoursemail="" pricefax="">Near SeinewegBuilt in 1632 to pump water out of the polder.</see>
* <see name="De Bloem (1878)" alt="" address="Haarlemmerweg 465" directions="" phone="" emailurl="" hours="" price="" faxlat="" urllong="" hoursemail="" pricefax="">Here since 1878, but it's been moved to a different location at Nieuwpoortkadeleast three times. It's a corn mill.</see>
* <see name="De Otter (1631)" alt="" address="Gillis van Ledenberchstraat 78" directions="" phone="" emailurl="" hours="" price="" faxlat="" urllong="" hoursemail="" pricefax="">a A restored and functioning sawmill, built in 1631, opposite Buyskade, west of the Jordaan.</see> * <see name="Molen van Sloten" alt="" address="Akersluis 10" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="Open 10:00-17:00" price="" lat="" long="" email="" fax="">Newly built in 1990 with some old elements. The only mill in Amsterdam open for public visits.</see>
===Parks===
===Beaches===
* '''Strand West''' , Stavangerweg 900 (take bus 22 or 48 to 'SpaaarndammerstraatSpaarndammerstraat'). A city beach with a nice harbour view. No swimming though!
==Do==
==Buy==
 
The '''Ten Kate markt''' is a day market on the Ten Kate straat, open Monday - Saturday, 9:00-18:00. It's crossed by shopping street Kinkerstraat.
==Eat==
*<eat name="Orontes west" alt="" address="Hugo de Grootplein 8" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Great Mediterranean food.</eat>
 
==Drink==
===Nightclubs===
*<drink name="Pacific Parc" alt="" address="Polonceaukade 23" directions="Cultuurpark Westergasfabriek" phone="" url="http://www.pacificparc.nl/" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Bar, restaurant and club.</drink>
* <drink name="Club 8" alt="" address="Admiraal de Ruijterweg 56b" directions="" phone="" email="" fax="" url="" hours="" price="">A large alternative place with lots of art on its walls. There's ping pong, a very local and fairly young crowd.</drink>
==Contact==
Many bars and coffee places offer free wifi.
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