Amsterdam Travel Guide

Amsterdam is the largest city in The Netherlands and with 3.5 million tourists a year, Amsterdam is one of the top destinations in Europe. No Amsterdam tour is complete without exploring some of its 165 canals and 1,000 bridges. You don’t need a boat or even a motor vehicle to get around. The heart of this ancient city is best seen on foot or from the seat of a bicycle.

 

 

This city is rich in history and you’ll find buildings dating back to the thirteenth century, as well as Dam Square and its royal palace.

Other Things To See & Do

  • Visit the Rijksmuseum, where you can find the works of Rembrandt and other Dutch masters.
  • Stop by the old Heineken Brewery and learn about the lager brewing process.
  • Grab a coffee in De Wallen, better known as one of the world’s oldest red light districts – these days it’s home to cafes and adult stores.