City experiences? –> unexplored Amsterdam :) different urban Lexperiences.
Lex and the City acts the unusual way.
Moreover it thinks and acts out of the box, urban, sustainable, active or sporty, international, curious and customized. 

Recent opinions and reviews about Lex and the City (last one: June 2022)

In spite of the current challenges in the world, Amsterdam keeps shining:

Picture from your local guide, focusing on unusual experiences. End of November, 2021.

In spite of the current challenges in the world, Amsterdam keeps shining. (EYE fimmuseum, November 2021)
EYE filmmuseum “highlightend”


Tour guide says said Happy Christmas from New Amsterdam, unusual cafe with link to New… York.

Lexperience the unusual in that vibrant city. 

Lex van Buuren in Amsterdam met een fancy mondkapje op. Rollen van Lex: SEO coach - Sportieve koerier - privé gids - privé skateleraar.
Lex van Buuren in Amsterdam with fancy mouthmask. October 2020, Oosterpark, Amsterdam differently.

Small-scale, safe, corona proof unusual tours in Amsterdam and its countryside. Private four-lingual local tour guide with a focus on hidden gems and active mobility in Amsterdam, who tailor-leads his clients to those different angles of the city.

I am also a skate instructor during the winter period; in a covered and open location in the city. During the corona crisis, I am also a sporty courier for what is needed NOW. (And doing that on inline skates is not usual.)

In the meantime, I have been secretly developing myself as a local SEO coach, using 22 years of experience as a website owner and with many relevant number 1 listings on search engines. I do this within my mission and with the approach that has yielded me results with SEO storytelling.

It is my mission to promote green and sporty mobility in Amsterdam. Explore the city with a curious eye: “Lexplore Amsterdam by experiencing the unusual
It is called the leX-factor.

<< Crank up your sightseeing a little by doing it on a high-speed in-line skating tour Us in The Guardian, with our inline experience brand “Skate•A•Round “. (2006 already, we ‘ve been there for a while with unusual active city tours) >>


Green & sustainable activities (Lexperiences) in Amsterdam

Private bike tours in & around Amsterdam | Lexplore the city or the countryside and off the beaten path:

Click on the picture of this active part of the bachelorette party for information about unexplored Amsterdam by bike, searching for hidden gems. With the Lex and the City local private guide.

Active part of a hen party - Private tour - unexplored Amsterdam by bike, looking for hidden gems.

Nederlandse startpagina van deze site over sportief en ongewoon verkennen van de stad in je vrije tijd


Hidden gems are at the core of Lex and the City, so we write about them as well.

Both our local private guides and are customers are curious and they want top go for the unusual in town. Therefore the subject of hidden treasures in the city are top of mind on both sides. As a result it is logical we have written a blogpost about (28) best kept secrets in Amsterdam (Enjoy this virtual ride.)

Local private tour guide in Amsterdam | French speaking as well: Lexplore the city.
Custom experiences Amsterdam: We are (F)lexy and we know it. Click on the picture to discover more. (Or just send an app with your request.)

Custom tours containing hidden gems: the other Amsterdam 

Lex and the City: unusual city tours in Amsterdam and in its countryside.

A private local guide, looking for-, finding- en showing hidden gems in the capital of the Netherlands.

The sporty way: biking, footbiking and on inline skates (skate tour including learning advanced skate skills.).
Offbeat walking tours Amsterdam as well, focusing on busy business travellers. 

Sporty experiences in 4 languages: French, German, English and in Dutch.

We “live” custom tours Amsterdam: We are (F)lexy and we know it. ;)

Original corporate activity in Amsterdam? –> Get to know our specialty since 2004: footbiking, for example for incentive groups.  

EUR 100,- for 1-2 persons, only during the Corona crisis. (1,5m, safe.) | EUR 10,- p.p. for Lextra persons.  (excluding rentals, including all taxes)

Lexplore Amsterdam; let Lex and the City guide you to the unknown.

Or explore by yourself; without the Lex and the City tour leader. Rent a bike online at a recommended local site in Amsterdam. And take advantage of the cycle routes for free. Those made by our local guides. 


We are back with these kind of unusual city tours for groups in Amsterdam.


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And follow the Lexperiences while reading our posts on our Google Maps (the Google my business page) as well.



Development of original Lexperiences goes on; in crisis time as well: biking to the Zaanse Schans.


Skate and bike courier in Amsterdam for shops and healthcare | Just during the Corona crisis

Skate & bike courier in Amsterdam during the Corona crisis. Having started by delivering face masks, then clothes as well and now even…inline skates.

Click the picture of this temporary Amsterdam skate delivery boy for more.

Lex van Buuren inline skate koerier - skateleraar - skate journalist - skate blogger - beheerder skate faceboek groepen - skate-organisator

Private licensed skate teacher in Amsterdam since 1998

Skateschool since 1998. Click on the skate-a-round link in this LinkedIn post for the what & where.

Choose for the combination of discovering Amsterdam (or above) on inline skates AND learning new skate skills.
4 hours in the city or daytrip above the capital. (Texel, Zaanse Schans)
Cheaper now because of the Corona crisis.

Private skate teacher Amsterdam is skate DJ too sometimes
Private skate teacher Lex van Buuren likes to play songs during nightskates, like here in Haarlem.

City SEO storytelling: Lexposure. –>  Out of the box SEO copywriting, social media posts and SEO coaching in Amsterdam.

Click on Lex-on-the bike for the city content story and possibilities.

Hidden Gems Guide Lex van Buuren with private tours Amsterdam has a mission in Amsterdam. Promoting physical movement with bikes, footbikes, skates and by foot.
City SEO storyteller:  copywriting, out of the box social media creation,  coaching and translations. For local companies in the leisure and sports industry in Amsterdam and in Paris: *City Lexposure*


The Amrath Hotel is a great place to show the guests. I knew the customers wanted something special inside to see about architecture of Amsterdamse school.The clients were thrilled by their experience inside. This was a great end of the tour and we thank @AmrathHotels. :)

— Lex van Buuren (@lexperience) August 2, 2019

Offbeat walks and bike tours in unknown Amsterdam: Lexperiences of 1 hour, starting from your hotel in AMS East | An experience in a large circle around your hotel.

Click on the Pyton bridge for the whole story.

Python bridge during offbeat tour in Amsterdam with Lex and the City
Private local guide with 1 hour offbeat tours for the guests of the hotels in Amsterdam East. Intended for the businessman and women who have limited time. The hidden gems tour starts from your hotel.

The storyteller of Amsterdam East: online and offline:
Click on the business card to dive into the unexpected.

Lex van Buuren van Lex and the City - Verhalenverteller Amsterdam Oost - visitekaartje
The storyteller of Amsterdam East: tours, blogs and online content marketer for third parties; local leisure companies, preferably acting within the Lex and the City mission


p-Oostcard from private local guide of Amsterdam-East Lex and the City - Eastern Lexperiences


Custom boat tour Amsterdam with your own private group | High-end experience on the water:

Click on the picture of the tailor-made canal tour for more…

Guided boat tour for EY with Lex and the City in Amsterdam - Outing for colleagues Paris, Bruxelles and Amsterdam
Custom boat tour Amsterdam with Lex and the City. Lexplore the city on the water. Tailor-made experience for small groups.

Corporate activity Amsterdam, like an original incentive tour: footbiking in the capital.

Unusual active tours in Amsterdam - Scooter outings with Lex and the City- Sporty Hen party theme
Unusual active footbike tour in Amsterdam – Scooter outing with Lex and the City- Sporty hen party theme in the capital (Picture from 2006 with Kickbikes) Click on the picture for more.


Windmill of Amsterdam East "de Gooyer" in the snow - Great surroundings for corporate activity Amsterdam - picture by Lex and the City tours
Windmill of Amsterdam East “de Gooyer” in the snow – picture by Lex and the City unusual tours


DJ and local guide during 1 single tour: DJ Lextase promotes fun physical movement in the city. Even during a Offbeat Amsterdam private boat tour with a dance floor, on river Amstel or IJ

Click on mobile DJ + tour guide for more.

Lex van Buuren is DJ Lextase in the Hague during the local skate tour
Mobile DJ Lextase promotes sportive movement in the city by playing inspiring music while on the move. While skating or while guiding in Amsterdam.

Out of the box storyteller in Amsterdam and in Paris; that is Lex and the City. Looking for hidden gems in the city.
The Lex and the City smiley is a reflection of our mission and core competence. About promoting physical movement in town, curiously looking for hidden gems. Out of the box. Click on our city smiley for more.


Another role of Lex within his mission: volunteer of the weekly Friday Night Skate Amsterdam (Here off to Schiphol Airport on inline skates with the group; July 2019)

Micro-blogging on LinkedIn about the unexpected in East Amsterdam | Lexploring hidden treasures.

Instagram micro-blogging about Amsterdam different: private sportive tours with the focus on hidden gems.

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Superb day in Amsterdam. 🔆 We have tried out sportive hidden gem tracks. #privateguideamsterdam #localguidesamsterdam #amsterdamcityguide #amsterdam #hiddengemsamsterdam #lexandthecity #frenchspeakingguide #iamsterdam

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Private customized tours Amsterdam - Passing by bikes with flowers - Lex and the City guide
Amsterdam differently – Private customized tour Amsterdam – Passing by bikes with flowers – Copyright Lex and the City guide

So: Check out 4 Corona-proof solutions in Amsterdam: safe private tours * distance skate teaching * skate courier for shops * city blogging:

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