Amsterdam is one of the most bike-friendly cities in the world.
It is considered to be the safest city in Europe!
The city of Amsterdam offers a great dose of art and culture! The Jordaan was once home to famous creative figures, like writer Joost van den Vondel and artist Rembrandt van Rijn.
It is also a city with probably the best museums in the world! The Rijksmuseum is the Netherlands’ most iconic and famous place to view art. It houses more national treasures, historic objects and works of art than you can even imagine. There’s also the Van Gogh Museum, which maintains the world’s largest collection of van Gogh’s art.
This lovely city is often called the “Venice of the North” and is known for its gorgeous 17th century canals! You can also live on a canal, in a houseboat! You can rent them as well! Can it get any better than that?
Amsterdam is known for its amazing and unique architecture – Canal houses, windmills, Renaissance buildings and contemporary structures are something worth seeing!
Amsterdam is a city that has access to lots of nature and is a home of a number of parks! The largest city park is Vondelpark and it features an open-air theater, cafes and plenty of gorgeous natural scenery.
Food is a big deal in this city! Amsterdam is known for its waffles – Pannekoeken, poffertjes and Belgian-style Liège waffles, but french fries as well!
Amsterdam an excellent city for beer lovers! It is the home of Heineken and a big number of passionate beer drinkers. You can tour the Heineken factory or visit smaller, local
breweries if you are a fan of brews.
Anyone over the age of 18 can buy and smoke weed legally and coffeeshops, such as De Kroon are a big hit over there!