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Amsterdam has been collapsing for years. Now it's paying the price

On Aug 18, 2020
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While the recent Covid-19 restrictions have relieved the Dutch capital from the more superficial blight of overtourism, it seems Amsterdam has a more pressing existential crisis. It's in danger of crumbling into the water it's built upon.

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On Aug 18, 2020
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#Amsterdam has been collapsing for years. Now it's paying the price https://t.co/clWXATd0dc via @CNNTravel #Netherlands
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Amsterdam has been collapsing for years. Now it's paying the price

Amsterdam has been collapsing for years. Now it's paying the price

While the recent Covid-19 restrictions have relieved the Dutch capital from the more superficial blight of overtourism, it seems Amsterdam has a more pressing existential crisis. It's in ...

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