Some places have a lot to offer in terms of sight-seeing, enjoyment, activities, history and knowledge. Amsterdam is one such place that offers a never-ending list of attractions that engages tourists well in a disciplined way. Words of admiration from Julie Burchil describe Amsterdam as, “Amsterdam has more than 150 canals and 1,250 bridges, but it never seems crowded, nor bent and bitter from fleecing the tourist”.
Amsterdam, the capital of Netherlands is known for cultural shows, happening spots, informative museums, red light district and last but not the least extensive canal system. Popularity of Amsterdam is indicated from the stats of tourists as the popular capital city receives more than 3.66 million visitors each year. It is one place that offers attractions from history to modern era.
The popular attractions of the vibrant Amsterdam include Rijksmuseum, Vondelpark, Dam Square, Van Gogh Museum, Stedelijk Museum, Jordaan, Natura Artis Magistra, Heineken Experience, Royal Palace of Amsterdam, Hermitage Amsterdam, Keizersgracht, Begijnhof Amsterdam, Oude Kerk Amsterdam, Amsterdam Arena, Museum Van Loon, Amsterdam Museum, National Monument, Museum of Bags and Purses, Ziggo Dome, Oosterpark, Bimhuis and many others.
You can start your expedition of exploring Amsterdam by taking the conventional ride of a bicycle. Ride and enjoy the colorful streets, inspirational architecture and historic spots. Tired from the activity, want to have a break, stop by a road side café. You will thoroughly enjoy the experience of a simple coffee in an outdoor coffee shop or a café of Amsterdam. As the charm of a cafe, might not be higher but not even less than a five star hotel.
Amsterdam is a traveler friendly city where you can find affordable staying places. Transport facilities are also commendable. Food is also good with a great available variety and choices. Amsterdam is said to be one of the best city in Europe and is often ranked amongst top ten visiting places of the world. Amsterdam is one place that is undoubtedly on the bucket list of every traveler.