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Top 10 Things to Do in Amsterdam
Take a canal tour of Amsterdam and see the city by boat. Canal cruises take visitors past some of the monumental architecture and top tourist attractions that Amsterdam offers.
Traveling to Amsterdam? You Should Know These...
If you speak English, you won't need to know much (if any) Dutch to visit Amsterdam. But these greetings, goodbyes and polite words will show your hosts that you appreciate their language, and their ability to communicate with you in yours.
Amsterdam Coffeeshop Dos and Don'ts
Amsterdam Coffeeshop Dos and Don'ts, Amsterdam Coffeeshop Etiquette, Amsterdam Coffeeshop Tips
Learn "Please" and "Thank You" in Dutch
Learn the expressions for. Amsterdam Travel.
How to Find Amsterdam's 10 Best Shopping Areas
These are the top shopping areas in Amsterdam, where you'll find everything from luxury labels and fine antiques to quirky vintage clothes and trendy home accessories.
Only 48 Hours in Amsterdam? Check Out These...
A 48-hour tour of Amsterdam's top attractions -- landmarks, museums, monuments, parks, restaurants and squares -- that packs the city into a two-day itinerary.
Is Amsterdam in the Netherlands or Holland?
If you're unsure if Amsterdam is in the Netherlands or Holland, here's your answer.
Everything You Need to Know about Amsterdam's...
This guide tells you all you need to know about how and when to see the spring blooming bulbs and tulips near Amsterdam.
10 Tips for Having the Best Coffeeshop...
Don't risk a sub-par experience at a Dutch cannabis (weed and hash) coffeeshop: learn these tips for the best Amsterdam coffeeshop experience.
December in Amsterdam - Travel Advice, Weather...
Find weather information, packing tips, event highlights and much more about visiting Amsterdam in December.
How to Schedule Your Visit to Amsterdam
Planning a trip to Amsterdam but not sure when to go? Use this seasonal guide to help you decide. Find highlights of certain times of year, including many of Amsterdam's most popular events and festivals.
October in Amsterdam - Travel Advice, Weather...
Find weather information, event highlights and much more about visiting Amsterdam in October.
November in Amsterdam - Travel Advice, Weather...
Find weather information, packing tips, event highlights and much more about visiting Amsterdam in November.
Best Ways to Get From Schiphol Airport to...
What's the best way to get to central Amsterdam from Schiphol Airport? Should you take the train, a taxi or a shuttle? Find out all the options here.
Top 3 Amsterdam Coffeeshops - There's One to...
Whether you want to join plenty of other tourists in the Red Light District, or you're looking for a place off the beaten path, this list of the Best Amsterdam Coffeeshops will help you find a smoking spot to suit your style.
How to Say "Happy Birthday" in Dutch
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Shop Til You Drop in Amsterdam's 10 Best...
Amsterdam's markets are some of Europe's most popular -- and most varied. This list represents the best markets in Amsterdam, where you'll find everything from flowers, fruits and vegetables, to antique books, modern art and second-hand clothes.
How to Get from Amsterdam to Bruges (Brugge),...
How to travel between Amsterdam and Bruges by bus, train and car.
January in Amsterdam - Travel Advice, Weather...
Find weather information, packing tips, event highlights and much more about visiting Amsterdam in January.
What is the Official Currency of the Netherlands?
Do you know what the official currency of the Netherlands is? Hint: it's not the guilder!
Do I Need a Visa to Enter the Netherlands?
Find out whether you need a tourist visa to visit the Netherlands, and the process to obtain one.
What to Expect from Amsterdam in Winter
Find information about weather, festivals, events and things to do during winter in Amsterdam.
The Dutch and the Color Orange: What's the Deal?
Ever wonder why the color orange is associated with the Netherlands, although the country's flag bears red, white and blue? Find out here.
Best Inexpensive Gifts to Buy in Amsterdam and...
If you're on a budget, these are the best gifts to buy for people back home while on your trip to Amsterdam and the Netherlands. Your friends and family will surely appreciate them, and you'll appreciate the fact that you didn't spend a fortune.
Romantic Things to Do in Amsterdam
Looking for romantic things to do in Amsterdam? How about taking a private canal cruise?
The 3 Must-Try Pancake Restaurants in Amsterdam
Pancakes and their little cousins, poffertjes, are a popular and typically Dutch meal that tourists in Amsterdam should sample at least once; here's a list of the best pancake restaurants in town.
What Does the Triple X (XXX) in Amsterdam Mean?
Ever wonder why Amsterdam is filled with triple x's (xxx)? The letters are actually crosses from the city's coat of arms.
How Much Should I Tip in Amsterdam?
Learn when and how much to tip service providers like restaurant workers, taxi drivers and hotel employees in Amsterdam.
Don't Miss the 4 Best Indonesian Restaurants in...
What today is Indonesia was a Dutch colony for more than 300 years. One of the results of that is a tasty one: plenty of delicious Indonesian restaurants throughout the Netherlands. Choose from my picks of the Best Indonesian Restaurants in Amsterdam, which range from fine dining to fast to-go options.
Amsterdam Tourist Discount Cards
These Amsterdam tourist discount cards can save visitors a bundle on museums and attractions and more.
Useful Tips for New Year's Eve in Amsterdam
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4 Best Vintage Clothing Stores in Amsterdam
If you're a lover of vintage clothes and accessories, check out this list of the best vintage clothing stores in Amsterdam. Whether you're looking for an authentic 1950s dress or a treasured pair of gently used Manolos, you're bound to find secondhand treasures at these shops.
Discover Traditional Holland with a Day Trip to...
The Zaanse Schans is an ideal day trip from Amsterdam that lets visitors discover traditional Dutch crafts and culture; see a wooden shoe workshop, cheese farm and more on a day trip to Zaanse Schans.
4 Reasons You'll Love Amsterdam's Nine Streets...
The 'Nine Streets' area of Amsterdam is a terrific place to spend a day (and night): good shopping, dining options from cheap to chic, great scenery, etc.
Best Children's Stores in Amsterdam
Whether you're looking for cool kids' clothes or educational toys, these Amsterdam children's stores offer shopping fun for parents and little ones alike.
Is Amsterdam or Den Haag the Capital of the...
Perhaps you know the answer, but many people don't -- and for good reason. Find out the role of both Dutch cities.
Barney's Coffeeshop - Amsterdam Coffeeshop Review
Barney's Coffeeshop, on the cannabis-filled Haarlemmerstraat, has hands-down some of the best weed and hash in Amsterdam -- with a laid-back atmosphere and decent coffee to boot.
Visiting Amsterdam in April? Here's What You...
Find weather information, packing tips, event highlights and much more about visiting Amsterdam in April.
Should You Visit Amsterdam in March? Pros and...
Find weather information, packing tips, event highlights and much more about visiting Amsterdam in March.
What to Do During the Christmas Holidays in...
If your Amsterdam travel plans include a visit during the Christmas season, you won't find the city's attractions and restaurants closed for the holidays. Choose from any of these activities and events to make your Christmas Eve or Christmas Day a memorable one.
A Guide to June Festivals, Weather, and Crowds...
Find weather information, packing tips, event highlights and much more about visiting Amsterdam in June.
5 Family Fun Activities in Amsterdam, from...
People who assume Amsterdam isn't an appropriate place for children don't know the city very well. There are plenty of fun and educational things to do with kids in Amsterdam, from letting them cook their own meals to exploring the canals and museums.
St. Nicolaas Boat Club Canal Cruise in Amsterdam
Perhaps one of the stranger qualities of the St. Nicolaas Boat Club is the somewhat old-fashioned process
Amsterdam for Children & Families
Who said that Amsterdam's not a kid-friendly destination? Find fantastic city activities for families with children on Amsterdam Travel.
Where to Rent a Bike in Amsterdam
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1) Vondelpark - Best Overall Park
Use this visual guide of the Top 5 Amsterdam Parks to find respite from the city bustle, perfect picnic spots, space to run and hours of people-watching. Especially in sunny or warm weather, Amsterdam's best parks turn into outdoor living and dining rooms for locals and visitors alike, while performers, musicians and kids add to the entertainment value.
What's Amsterdam Like in February?
Find weather information, packing tips, event highlights and much more about visiting Amsterdam in February.
4 Foods You Have to Try in Amsterdam
Amsterdam offers a buffet of typical foods that define the city and its inhabitants. Visitors should be open to trying as many of these tastes as they can, from sweet treats and salty frites to traditional Dutch fish and imported spicy dishes.
Mini-Guide to The Hague (Den Haag)
The Hague has an enviable concentration of first-rate restaurants and cafes, not to mention some of the best Indonesian eateries in the country.
How to Get to Amsterdam from Eindhoven Airport
How to travel between Eindhoven Airport and Amsterdam.
Day Trip to Kinderdijk
Kinderdijk, located 15 miles east of Rotterdam, is a UNESCO-listed site that boasts 19 pristinely preserved windmills.
2) Museumplein - Most Convenient Park
Use this visual guide of the Top 5 Amsterdam Parks to find respite from the city bustle, perfect picnic spots, space to run and hours of people-watching. Especially in sunny or warm weather, Amsterdam's best parks turn into outdoor living and dining rooms for locals and visitors alike, while performers, musicians and kids add to the entertainment value. Page 2.
Are the Dutch from the Netherlands, Holland, or...
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Craving Luxury? Check Out the 8 Top Five-Star...
While there is some debate about which Amsterdam hotels are truly worthy of a five-star rating, there's no doubt about these. Find the top luxury hotels in Amsterdam with this list.
How Safe Is Amsterdam?
Amsterdam is actually one of the safest cities in the world. But there is at least one area that tourists should avoid at night.
3 Must-See Museums in Amsterdam
Amsterdam visitors should try to make it to at least one or two of these popular museums. See why these historic and artistic attractions make up the top three museums in Amsterdam.
Museumnacht in Amsterdam: Museum-Hop Until 2...
Museumnacht Overview: When: First Saturday in November (annually), from about 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. ( 2011
Anne Frank House Visitor's Information and Tips
Find visitor's information and helpful tips for the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam. Find out basic info like the location, hours, and tour information.
Best Food and Drink Gifts to Buy in Amsterdam...
If you're a "foodie" or have someone on your gift list who is, these Dutch food and drink gifts are sure
Where Can I Find a Post Office in Amsterdam?
Find information and addresses for postal service points - the Dutch alternative to post offices - in Amsterdam.
Halloween in Amsterdam
Although Halloween is not a widely celebrated holiday in the Netherlands, in a city as international as Amsterdam, you'll find some clubs filled with costumed customers looking for a reason to be festive. Here's a round up of what to expect on Halloween in Amsterdam.
Who Is Zwarte Piet, and How Has He Divided the...
Zwarte Piet ('Black Pete') - the companion of Sinterklaas, the Dutch Santa - is a cherished folk character in the Netherlands, but his roots in slavery and racial stereotypes have caused many to consider him inappropriate and offensive.
Rijksmuseum Visitor's Guide
Find information and helpful tips about visiting Amsterdam's Rijksmuseum (literally,
4) Sarphatipark - Best Park near a Market
Use this visual guide of the Top 5 Amsterdam Parks to find respite from the city bustle, perfect picnic spots, space to run and hours of people-watching. Especially in sunny or warm weather, Amsterdam's best parks turn into outdoor living and dining rooms for locals and visitors alike, while performers, musicians and kids add to the entertainment value. Page 4.
How to Get to Keukenhof Gardens from Amsterdam
Find out the most efficient way to get to the Keukenhof Gardens near Amsterdam to see the tulips and other bulb flowers this part of the world is so famous for.
What Amsterdam Is Like in July
Find weather information, event highlights and much more about visiting Amsterdam in July.
Good Cheap Eats in Amsterdam
Eating on a budget doesn't have to mean eating bad food. In Amsterdam there are plenty of places offering
Types of Canal Cruises in Amsterdam
A canal cruise through the watery ways of Amsterdam is a must for any visitor. Find out which kind of canal cruise is for you.
Things to Do in Amsterdam on a Rainy Day
This list of things to do in Amsterdam on a rainy day proves there's plenty to enjoy in the city during wet weather.
3) Beatrixpark - Cleanest Park
Use this visual guide of the Top 5 Amsterdam Parks to find respite from the city bustle, perfect picnic spots, space to run and hours of people-watching. Especially in sunny or warm weather, Amsterdam's best parks turn into outdoor living and dining rooms for locals and visitors alike, while performers, musicians and kids add to the entertainment value. Page 3.
Netherlands Airports
Summaries of and transportation information for all five civilian airports in the Netherlands: Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Eindhoven Airport, etc.
Door 74 Cocktail Bar in Amsterdam
A swanky cocktail bar that's purposely hard to find, Door 74 recalls a time when ladies and gentlemen sipped spirits in a chic, civilized setting.
Amsterdam Tips: Cannabis Attractions Other Than...
There's more for stoners in Amsterdam than coffeeshops: these attractions are also known for their connection to hash, marijuana and hemp, but without the coffeeshop license.
Door-to-Door Journey Planner for Dutch Public...
Use this journey planner to get around Amsterdam and the Netherlands with ease.
Pictures from Keukenhof Gardens near Amsterdam...
Have a peek at the fairytale-like colors and plantings at the famous Keukenhof Gardens in Lisse, Holland. The gardens are only about an hour from Amsterdam.
Day Trip to Delft, Center of Dutch Ceramics
Delft, just an hour by train from Amsterdam, is a city that positively exudes old Dutch charm. Learn what you should see while you're there.
Chocolate Lovers' Guide to Amsterdam
Unbeknownst to some, Amsterdam is a superb destination for chocolate lovers; these four chocolatiers prove it.
10 Tips for Safe Biking Through Amsterdam
Riding a bike in Amsterdam is a quintessentially Dutch experience. But every visitor on two wheels should know these rules of the road. Read these Top 10 Tips for Bike Safety in Amsterdam to keep you and your bike safe.
What are brown cafés?
: What are brown cafés? : Bruine ("brown") cafés are to Amsterdam what pubs are to London. That is, they
Top Reasons to Visit Amsterdam
If you're planning a European trip, first read this list of reasons to include Amsterdam on your journey. You might be surprised by a few!
Is May a Good Time to Visit Amsterdam?
Find weather information, packing tips, event highlights and much more about visiting Amsterdam in May.
Best Spots in Amsterdam for Authentic Dutch...
Traditional Dutch cuisine consists of hearty comfort food to warm one's bones in the northerly climate; here are some of the best restaurants and cafes to sample this cuisine in Amsterdam.
I amsterdam Card - The Amsterdam Visitor...
If you're planning to visit at least two or three of Amsterdam's major museums and attractions, you might want to consider buying the
Day Trip to Leiden, South Holland
Leiden calls itself the "city of discoveries", a reference to the centuries of scientific achievements
Dutch National Anthem "The Wilhelmus"
Translation of the lyrics of the Dutch national anthem. Page 2.
Best of Dam Square
The best attractions on Dam Square, often one of the first places visitors to Amsterdam encounter. These top spots make Dam Square the best place to kick off your Amsterdam experience.
September in Amsterdam - Travel Advice, Weather...
Find weather information, pros and cons, event highlights, and much more about visiting Amsterdam in September.
Amsterdam Red Light District Tour from the...
I'd recommend this tour for those who wish to learn about the history of the Amsterdam Red Light District and the prostitution industry here. You'll even get the chance to step inside a Red Light window.
How to Get from Amsterdam to Ghent, Belgium
The little-visited city of Ghent, Belgium, is a medieval jewel that can be reached in less than 2.5 hours from Amsterdam. Find out how to travel from Amsterdam to Ghent, Belgium.
Best Surinamese Restaurants in Amsterdam
Thanks to the 300,000 Surinamese who call the Netherlands home, Amsterdam has a wide variety of delicious Surinamese cuisine.
Best Bakeries in Amsterdam
My top choices for the best bakeries and pastry shops in Amsterdam.
Seafood for Sale at Amsterdam's Albert Cuyp...
See a picture of Amsterdam's Albert Cuyp Market, the city's biggest open-air market. Page 7.
VAT Refunds for Amsterdam Visitors
Plan to shop in Amsterdam? First read these instructions on how to claim a refund on the Netherlands' 21% VAT (sales tax).
Walking Tour of Peaceful Places in Amsterdam's...
From the Begijnhof, go back out to Spui. With the Esprit café on your left, cross busy Kalverstraat and
5) Oosterpark - Most Culturally Diverse Park
Use this visual guide of the Top 5 Amsterdam Parks to find respite from the city bustle, perfect picnic spots, space to run and hours of people-watching. Especially in sunny or warm weather, Amsterdam's best parks turn into outdoor living and dining rooms for locals and visitors alike, while performers, musicians and kids add to the entertainment value. Page 5.
What to Expect in the Amsterdam Red Light...
The Amsterdam Red Light District has earned a world-famous reputation, which intrigues most visitors enough to pay a visit. Find out what to expect in this area -- some sights might surprise you.
Visitors' Guide to the Vondelpark
With activities both indoors and outdoors, any day of the year is a fine day for a stroll in the Vondelpark, Amsterdam's most beloved public park.
In Pictures: Amsterdam for Free
Pictorial feature about the best free tourist attractions and activities in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Van Gogh Museum Visitor Information
Find information and helpful tips about visiting the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, including opening hours, when to go and how to avoid crowds and lines.
Best Restaurants in Amsterdam Chinatown
Tried-and-true picks for the best restaurants in Amsterdam
How to Get from Amsterdam to Antwerp, Belgium
How to travel between Amsterdam and Antwerp by bus, train and car.
Day Trip to Gouda
The namesake of the ubiquitous Dutch cheese, the city of Gouda is famous for its traditional crafts - cheese, syrup waffles, candles and pipes - historic architecture and more.
Can Tourists Still Visit Cannabis Coffeeshops...
Are tourists still allowed in cannabis coffeeshops in Amsterdam and the rest of the Netherlands, or is a Dutch-only
Day Trip to Haarlem, Capital of North Holland
Handsome 17th-century architecture, secluded courtyards to explore, and a number of fine museums make Haarlem a superb day trip – one that's only 20km from Amsterdam.
Amsterdam Neighborhood Profile: Museum Quarter...
First-time travelers to Amsterdam may not think to venture beyond the Museumplein's boundaries when visiting the nearby Rijksmuseum and Van Gogh Museum. But if they did, they'd find the many other highlights of the posh area these sites occupy: the Museum Quarter. Use this neighborhood guide to discover one of Amsterdam's most prestigious (and safest) central neighborhoods, home to high-end shopping, the city's biggest park, plenty of accommodations and some of Amsterdam's best restaurants.
What Is Rijsttafel?
: What Is Rijsttafel? : Rijsttafel (translation: "rice table"), pronounced RICE-taffle, is a medley of
50 Things to Do in Amsterdam
At a loss for how to amuse yourself in Amsterdam? Here are 50 ideas on what to do and see, from museums, monuments and cultural attractions to cafes, restaurants, bars and clubs.
De Wallen, Amsterdam's Red-Light District
Introduction to De Wallen (De Walletjes), Amsterdam's famous red-light district.
January and July: Huge Sale Months in Amsterdam
Find out about the two best months for finding steals and deals in Amsterdam's best shopping areas.
Best International Day and Weekend Trips from...
The Netherlands' small size makes it an ideal hub for day and weekend trips to international cities like those listed here.
How Not to Get Lost in Amsterdam
These quick tips for navigating Amsterdam will separate you from the visitors staring blankly at their upside-down maps.
Biggest Mistakes Amsterdam Visitors Make
Be an informed traveler on your trip to Amsterdam. Learn what most visitors do that you shouldn't!
Restaurants near the Rijksmuseum and Van Gogh...
From a delicious sandwich shop to a locals' place with the city's best steak, find good restaurants near the Rijksmuseum and Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam.
Basic Dutch Phrases: How to Order Food in Dutch
Learn how to order food and drinks in Dutch with these basic travel phrases.
Don't Miss These 5 Completely Free Amsterdam...
Use this list to find free things to do in Amsterdam. There are plenty of free Amsterdam attractions and experiences that you can enjoy on a budget.
Vintage Bags at Amsterdam's Noordermarkt Flea...
See a picture of Amsterdam's Noordermarkt Flea Market, a popular open-air market in the Jordaan neighborhood. Page 16.
Can I Bring Back Tulip and Other Bulbs from...
Yes...if you follow the rules according to your home country. The U.S. has a clear and strict rule about bringing the coveted Dutch bulbs in.
Day Trip to Nijmegen, the Netherlands' Oldest...
More than 2000 years of history attract tourists to Nijmegen, the most populous city in the eastern province of Gelderland.
Take an International Coach to Amsterdam
International bus lines such as Eurolines can be the most affordable means to reach Amsterdam - if you have some time (and comfort) to spare.
Rows of Flowers at Amsterdam's Bloemenmarkt
See pictures of the Bloemenmarkt, a floating flower market in Amsterdam.
Amsterdam Public Transit 101
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Amsterdam's Spui Art Market
See a picture of Amsterdam's Spui Art Market, an open-air gallery featuring the work of up to 25 artists at a time. Page 10.
A Month-by-Month Preview of Amsterdam
When should you visit Amsterdam? See my month-by-month summary to make sure your trip coincides with the events and festivals you can't afford to miss.
Queen's Day: Discover the Biggest Holiday in...
Learn about the most celebrated and perhaps the most anticipated holiday of the Dutch calendar: Queen's Day.
Produce Stand at the Albert Cuyp Market
See a picture of Amsterdam's Albert Cuyp Market, the city's biggest open-air market. Page 9.
Vleminckx Sausmeesters - Amsterdam Food Review
Popularly considered to have the best French fries in town, Vleminckx Sausmeesters delivers a product that's vastly superior to that of your typical fast food chain.
Café Loetje - Amsterdam Restaurant Review
Restaurant review of Café Loetje in Amsterdam's Museum Quarter (Oud Zuid) area. Dine with locals on the tastiest steak in the city, without breaking the bank.
Amsterdam Museums Open During the Christmas and...
Check this list to find out which Amsterdam museums will be open on the Christmas and New Year holidays.
Day-Trip to Alkmaar, Cheese Capital of the...
Alkmaar has more to offer than just cheese: from its monumental Grote Kerk (Great Church) to the Netherlands' only Beatles museum.
Best Pizzerias & Pizza in Amsterdam, the...
Find out where to score some of the best pizzas (pizze) in town at these Italian restaurants and pizzerias (pizzerie) in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
English-Language Bookstores in Amsterdam
List of the best sources of English-language books in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Buddha, Elvis and Marilyn Monroe at the...
See a picture of Amsterdam's Waterlooplein Flea Market, one of the city's most popular outdoor markets. Page 15.
Fresh Flowers at Amsterdam's Albert Cuyp Market
See a picture of Amsterdam's Albert Cuyp Market, the city's biggest open-air market. Page 8.
Day Trip to Marken, North Holland
The former island of Marken, now a peninsula, is famous for the distinctive folk practices it developed over the centuries, isolated from the the Dutch mainland.
Explore Amsterdam's Western Canal Belt -...
Tour Basics Starting point: Torensluis bridge, just north of Raadhuisstraat on the Singel canal. Tram
Antiques at Amsterdam's Noordermarkt Flea Market
See a picture of Amsterdam's Noordermarkt Flea Market, a popular open-air market in the Jordaan neighborhood. Page 17.
IJ-hallen Flea Market
The biggest flea market in Europe is the IJ-hallen Vlooimarkt (Flea Market) in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Top 3 Amsterdam Musuems for World War II History
Occupied by Nazi Germany from 1940 to 1945, the Netherlands was on the forefront of World War II. As such, these Amsterdam museums chronicle the ways in which the city and the country dealt with the war, its atrocities and its end.
Best Venues for Live Music in Amsterdam
Amsterdam is a hotspot for live music, from classical to rock, world to jazz. And the venues for live music in Amsterdam are just as varied. These are my top picks.
Sinterklaas, A Traditional Dutch Holiday
Sinterklaas is both a Dutch holiday (December 5) and the saint that it celebrates; the arrival of Sint and his helpers, the Zwarte Pieten, ushers in the winter holiday season in the Netherlands.
Neighborhoods of Amsterdam: Amsterdam North
Amsterdam Noord (North) is the seldom-visited district of Amsterdam north of the IJ River, with plenty of art, architecture, culture and cuisine to offer.
Organic Dutch Cheese at the Noordermarkt...
See a picture of Amsterdam's Noordermarkt Farmers' Market, a popular food market of mostly organic products, in the hip Jordaan neighborhood. Page 20.
Amsterdam Web Cams
These outdoor web cams offer views onto various spots in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Best Lunch Spots in Amsterdam
Our top lunch picks for Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Artists on the Tree-lined Spui
See a picture of Amsterdam's Spui Art Market, an open-air gallery featuring the work of up to 25 artists at a time. Page 11.
Visitors' Guide to Rembrandtplein (Rembrandt...
What to see and do on Rembrandtplein (Rembrandt Square) - from music venues and clubs, to bars, to cafes and restaurants, to entertainment and other attractions, all on or near the popular Amsterdam square.
Guide to De Pijp Neighborhood in Amsterdam
A former working-class area just south of the main canal belt, De Pijp neighborhood in Amsterdam has a multi-cultural vibe, the city's biggest outdoor market and a selection of dining options that covers the globe.
What Is the Cannabis Cup?
The HIGH TIMES Cannabis Cup is the major cannabis festival that takes place in Amsterdam annually in late November.
How to Get from Amsterdam to Cologne, Germany
How to travel between Amsterdam and Cologne by train, bus or car.
Where can I find tourist information centers in...
Amsterdam's chief tourist information center should be one of your first stops in town; here's where to find it.
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