Enthusiasts No coffee shop ban for tourists in Amsterdam
angry tourists demonstrate: known attraction is sold out!
Cusco (Peru) - Hundreds of tourists in Peru demonstrated to get access to the famous Inca -Ruinenstadt Machu Picchu. © provided by Tag24 Machu Picchu is completely sold out. They formed long snakes and loudly demanded the sale of admission tickets, as could be seen on Peruvian television. Some therefore also slept on site at the outdoor sales point. The rush of local and foreign guests collapses with the national holidays in the Andenland on Thursday and Friday.
tourists can continue to buy Hash and Marijuana in the Amsterdam coffee shops and smoke joints. A majority of the city parliament spoke out against the planned ban on access for tourists, as Medien.
In order to tackle the problems with the drugs consuming tourists, Mayor Femke Halsema, the public prosecutor and the police had announced that only citizens of the city should have access to the coffee shops with a corresponding ID.
In the Netherlands, the sale and consumption of so -called soft drugs such as cannabis is tolerated. In most municipalities, customers have to prove that they also live there. In the approximately 160 coffee shops from Amsterdam, every adult can buy small amounts of drugs. The opponents of the ban fear that illegal street trade will increase in a ban.
The city of Amsterdam wanted to restrict mass tourism with a restriction of sales and contain illegal drug trafficking. According to the administration and judiciary, there is a close integration of cannabis sales and trade with cocaine. Cocaine is one of the forbidden drugs. Now coffee shops are to be controlled more strictly.
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your browser does not support this video from the supermarket for art exhibition and without changing outfit-the fashionable skill of Máxima of the Netherlands (51) was asked again. On the schedule of the regent, a visit to a supermarket of the Evangelical Diakonie Amsterdam, a facility and meeting point for Amsterdam with a tight budget. The 51-year-old continued to make an art exhibition in the TROPEN MUSEUM Amsterdam. Here she visited an exhibition on colonial heritage.