Amsterdam Sightseeing

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8 amazing day trips from Amsterdam

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Amsterdam is one of the best city tours in Europe! There is, though, a lot more to see of the rest of the Netherlands.

Amsterdam Dam Square

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Only a five-minute walk down the Damrak from Amsterdam Centraal Station takes you to this jam-packed square, crowded with locals and visitors day and night.

Amsterdam De Pijp

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Lose yourself for hours in Amsterdam 's vibrant Latin Quarter, with its vivid fusion of cuisine, terraces and cozy cafés.

Amsterdam food and drinks

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Even though the Netherland is a small country, they offer a variety of classic dishes and foods worth trying on your next journey.

Amsterdam nightlife

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Amsterdam is a city full of entertainment. With streets lined with bars and a world-renowned music scene, there's almost plenty for everybody.

Best museums in Amsterdam

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Amsterdam is world-famous for its museums of art and history.

Canal cruise in Amsterdam

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Amsterdam’s past is tied to water. Its 165 canals have been constructed over the centuries to promote trade and transport and reclaim land to extend the …

Coffee shops in Amsterdam

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The brown cafés, better known as coffee shops or bruin cafés (brown cafes; traditional Dutch pubs), are the quintessence of a trip to Amsterdam.

Getting around in Amsterdam

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Amsterdam's city center is pretty small, but it's just a little bit too far to discover on foot.

Parks and Gardens in Amsterdam

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Amsterdam is the perfect city to enjoy the nature with its beautiful gardens and parks.

Red Lights District of Amsterdam

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It’s very likely that you’ve heard of this neighborhood, and to be fair, everything you’ve heard is probably real.

Shopping in Amsterdam

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From vintage stores to boutiques, Amsterdam has something to offer for every shopping addict.

The Jordaan area in Amsterdam

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The Jordaan is a neighborhood in the heart of Amsterdam, known for its charming homes, fine restaurants and original stores.

Tulips in Amsterdam

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When looking for Amsterdam, you might have seen many iconic pictures featuring tulips.

Amsterdam Tours

Discover all our favorite tours of Amsterdam: from 2 days tours to food tours and much more! Continue reading

Amsterdam 3 day itinerary

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You have 3 days to spend in Amsterdam? We created a little itinerary of the must see and some recommendations to make the best out of your stay in Amsterdam.

Amsterdam food tour

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What’s a better way to explore a country than trying out local specialties?

How to spend 48h in Amsterdam

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You only have 2 days to spend in Amsterdam? We created a little guide to make the best out of your 48h stay in Amsterdam.

Planning your trip

Photos, lists and suggestions to help you create the perfect trip to Amsterdam. Continue reading

Best time to visit Amsterdam

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Amsterdam is a wonderful place to enjoy all year long.

Cost of traveling to Amsterdam

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It's a smart idea to budget your trip to Amsterdam.

How to get to Amsterdam

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By Plane - Amsterdam Airport Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is where you will land coming from international destinations.

Important information

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What you need to know to have a great experience while visiting Amsterdam

Top ten things to do in Amsterdam

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Are you planning a trip to Amsterdam and feeling overwhelmed by the many activities and sightseeing spots of the city?

Where to stay in Amsterdam

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Amsterdam has a huge range of accommodation in the area. The Canal Belt is the most luxurious hotel place with an average price of EUR 130 per night.

Understanding

Learn about the history of the city and its inhabitants to understand the bigger picture. Continue reading

Amsterdam history

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Amsterdam is the capital and the main city in the Netherlands.

Amsterdam Kings day

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King's Day (Koningsdag) is an orange-filled celebration of the King's birthday (27 April) every year.

Basic Dutch sentences

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While most of the people in Amsterdam and in the Netherland have a high level of English, knowing some basic sentences in Dutch is always appreciated by the …

Color orange in the Netherlands

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If you think about the Netherland, you immediately associate it with the color orange.

Food & dining habits in Amsterdam

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What are the opening hours of restaurants? How are the Dutch dining habits?