The river Amstel is home to a compact, liberal and charming city of one million people and many tourists. Book a flight to Amsterdam and...
Ride a bike. Or take a boat.
More than 100 canals along the streets, thousands of bridges and boats compete with the façades of the buildings. The Dam Square is the place to be, before heading to the museums: from Rijksmuseum to Vang Gogh and the Hermitage. But there are also temples dedicated to beer, horror and cinema. Not to mention the commercial circuit of Nieuwendijk-Kalverstraat. And then, the coffeeshops!
Do the Nightwatch
Not only Rembrandt’s. The Red Light District is worldwide famous as a kind of amusement park for the sex industry. Rembrandtplein is also a place of gathering for young people looking for fun. But Leidseplein is the real nightlife centre, with a bar in every corner — besides theatres such as the Stadsschouwburg and the Boom Chicago, which display shows every night.