Drinking My Way Across Amsterdam? 24 Wednesday Oct 2012 Posted by frannyritchie in Snacks ≈ Leave a comment TagsAmsterdam, Beer, brown cafes, Holland, The Netherlands, urban planning That doesn’t sound like me. You must be thinking of someone else. Just kidding! It was totally me. We were staying in Da Costabuurt, adjacent to the city centre and north of the Vondelpark. So most of the bars we went to were local.