The Uptown Hostel Amsterdam party

Amsterdam versus New York!

Which Christmas tree wins? The one on Dam square in Amsterdam or the one on Rockefeller Center in New York City? Check it out for yourself (on the pictures or if you are lucky, for real!).
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T-Shirt Sale in the Flying Pigs Amsterdam!

T-Shirt Sale at the Flying Pigs Amsterdam

All Flying Pig t-shirts are for sale at the Flying Pig Uptow and Downtown. Don't miss it!
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The Amsterdam Winter - Like a Local!

In wintertime, nothing beats sipping from a glass of red wine or a dark beer in front of a fire...In this article we share our favorite places with you.
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Like a local in the Amsterdam winter
 

Underground in the Attic

Amsterdam tolerant? Not in the 17th century! Read here about the 'undercover' church in the middle of the Red Light District!
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Intro to Linda's Column

In this eZine, our famous column writer and manager of the Uptown Linda writes about a Dutch tradition. Read this article first; the tradition is explained in this article.
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Linda's Column

Linda's Column

Sinterklaas treat or cheat?
Incredible, the amount of rubbish parents tell their children. Of course they do it with the best intentions, but Linda hasn’t forgotten about it!
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The Pig as a Sponsor

Recenly, the Flying Pig Backpacker Hostels sponsored some very interesting projects described in this article.
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Meet the Flying Pig Uptown Bartenders!

Meet the Flying Pig Uptown Bartenders!

Interesting facts about, and the opinion of the Flying Pig Uptown bartenders - in this edition: Meet David!
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Flying Pig Downtown Bartender Battle

In this eZine: bartender Annelou versus bartender Sil. What is going on in their minds, working at the hostel bar?
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Flying Pig Downtown Bartender Battle
Review Pig’s Pre Party

Review Pig’s Pre Party

We are looking back at an amazing special: the Pig's Pre Cannabis Cup Party; check the pictures here.
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Toilet Door Poetry at the Beach Hostel

Writing poetry on toilet doors has become a popular type of art at the Flying Pig Beach Hostel. Here we will share our favorite poems with you.
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Toilet Door Poetry at the Beach Hostel
Do Yo Remember This?

Do Yo Remember This?

Check out if you're in one of those memorable pictures shot at the Beach Pig!
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