Two ‘Grand Old Men’ of Dutch politics came together in a former 15th Century monastery in Amsterdam’s Red Light District at the end of April to repeat their long and public opposition to the senseless war on cannabis.
The event was the Cannabis Culture Award 2013, awarded to former Dutch Minister and EU Commissioner Frits Bolkestein for his appeals for a different approach towards cannabis in the Netherlands. [click to continue…]
3 Amsterdam Coffeeshops, 3 Types of Vaporizers, 1 Sensitive Guy
Joints make me puke. Don’t ask me why, I don’t know. I’m certainly not against marijuana. Every once in a while – say, bi-annually – I will even smoke a bit. Just to see if it still makes me retch. [click to continue…]
So, with December 21st 2012 only a couple of weeks away, we’ll soon find out which version of the Mayan prophecy turns out to be true. There’s no mention in the historic clay tablets whether they also saw that 2012 would be the Year of the Portable Vaporizer, but that’s what it was from our point of view. [click to continue…]
On a sunny day in the park, listening to rap and reggae, a few thousand people came together once again to celebrate the free use of weed at the 4th Annual Cannabis Liberty Day in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. [click to continue…]
There are many ways to enjoy a sunny Amsterdam Sunday morning, but walking around the city’s largest woodland, flower hunting with a couple of charming hippies is among the nicest. [click to continue…]