Amsterdam, Netherlands
David, 30
People & Distribution at Picnic Supermarkets
see his Amsterdam city guide

a bit about David

What do you do and why do you do it?

I work for an online supermarket named Picnic. We are the first company in the Netherlands that delivers all the groceries you need with a lowest price guarantee to your home with no additional delivery charges. We are a game changing company that takes grocery shopping to the next level. Started with a blank piece of paper and turned it into an amazing new service.

What TV show is a must watch?

I can’t live without TV shows like Silicon Valley and Modern Family. It always makes me laugh and I do like laughing.

What’s the best karaoke song of all times?

Easy, Backstreet Boys – I want it that way… ps. my number two is Journey – Don’t stop believing.

Which movie have you watched more than 3 times?

Step Brothers and Superbad. Both extremely funny movies thats gets everyone through a rainy Sunday afternoon.

What’s your favorite vacation city in the world and why?

My number 1 city in the world is Los Angeles. I really like the vibe, the food, the beach and the people. Its also the home of my number 1 restaurant in the world – Sugarfish.

Where do you go in Amsterdam if you have two hours to kill?

Coffee Company @ van Woustraat. Just an easy coffee place in the centre of “de Pijp”.

What’s the thing you LOVE to do in Amsterdam but never actually do?

Biking through Amsterdam on a warm and sunny day. Since the sun is almost never out this does not happen often. Biking on a rainy day is fun as well.

If you were given a choice, mayor of which neighborhood in Amsterdam would you be?

Mayor of the Pijp, where do I sign up? Amazing neighborhood and have been living there for many years now. It has a fantastic mix of people, bars, restaurants and coffee shops.

Where do you and your drinking buddies meet for a casual night out in Amsterdam?

For a casual night out with my buddies I like to have drinks at Tapmarin. Its a cool bar thats full with fun people during the weekend.

It’s a Saturday night and the mood is right – where do you go in Amsterdam to party?

First we have dinner at Palladium and after that we go to the Jimmy Woo.

It’s your last day in Amsterdam – how do you spend your time?

The best part of Amsterdam is that you can reach everything by bike. Rent a bike and just go!

What’s the one place a first-time visitor in Amsterdam can’t miss?

A walk through or a visit to the Museum quarter. We have a few impressive museums in our relatively small city. For example the Rijksmuseum.

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