Tag: Amsterdam

  • Taste Your Way Through Amsterdam: The Best Snacks and Street Food to Try

    Taste Your Way Through Amsterdam: The Best Snacks and Street Food to Try

    Amsterdam is a city with a rich culinary history, and one of the best ways to experience it is by trying the local snacks and street food. From savory stroopwafels to sweet poffertjes, there are plenty of delicious options to choose from. In this blog post, we’ve compiled a list of the best snacks and […]

  • 12 Must-Visit Pubs, Bars, and Cafes in Amsterdam

    12 Must-Visit Pubs, Bars, and Cafes in Amsterdam

    Amsterdam is a city with a rich history and a vibrant nightlife, making it a great destination for travelers who enjoy a good drink. From historic pubs to modern breweries, there is something for everyone in Amsterdam’s bar scene. In this blog post, we’ve compiled a list of 12 great pubs, bars, and cafes to […]

  • Discover Amsterdam from a Different Perspective: Boat Tours of the City’s Canals

    Discover Amsterdam from a Different Perspective: Boat Tours of the City’s Canals

    If you’re planning a trip to Amsterdam, be sure to add a canal boat tour to your itinerary. These tours are a great way to see the city from a different perspective and experience its iconic waterways. There are a variety of canal boat tours to choose from, each offering a unique experience. The most […]

  • The Rijksmuseum: A Masterpiece of Art and Architecture

    The Rijksmuseum: A Masterpiece of Art and Architecture

    The Rijksmuseum is a Dutch national museum dedicated to arts and history in Amsterdam. It was founded in The Hague in 1800 and moved to Amsterdam in 1808. The museum building was designed by Dutch architect Pierre Cuypers and completed in 1885. It is a mix of Gothic and Renaissance styles, and features intricate details […]

  • The Perfect Long Weekend in Amsterdam: A 3-Day Guide

    The Perfect Long Weekend in Amsterdam: A 3-Day Guide

    Amsterdam is a city that offers a wide range of activities and attractions for travelers. Here is a 3-day itinerary for a long weekend trip to Amsterdam that includes some of the best things to see and do in the city: Day 1: Start your trip with a visit to Amsterdam’s most famous museum, the […]

  • Escape the City: The Best Parks and Nature Areas in Amsterdam

    Escape the City: The Best Parks and Nature Areas in Amsterdam

    Amsterdam is a city with many beautiful parks and natural areas, where visitors can enjoy the outdoors and escape the hustle and bustle of the city. Here are some of the best parks and nature areas to visit in or near Amsterdam: As you can see, Amsterdam and the surrounding area have many beautiful parks […]

  • A Guide to Amsterdam’s Museums: From Art to History and Science

    A Guide to Amsterdam’s Museums: From Art to History and Science

    Amsterdam is a city with a rich cultural history, and its museums reflect that diversity and depth. Here are the top museums in Amsterdam, in no particular order: As you can see, Amsterdam has a wide variety of museums that offer something for everyone. Whether you’re interested in art, history, science, or something else, you’re […]

  • Foodie Heaven: The Best Restaurants in Amsterdam

    Foodie Heaven: The Best Restaurants in Amsterdam

    Dutch cuisine is known for its simple and hearty dishes, often made with ingredients like potatoes, cheese, and meats like bacon and sausage (but for Vegans there is also a lot of great food out there… check out our post about the Best Vegan Restaurants in Amsterdam) . Amsterdam, as a cosmopolitan city, has a […]

  • How to get around in Amsterdam: tram, bus, bike, and more…

    How to get around in Amsterdam: tram, bus, bike, and more…

    As a tourist in Amsterdam, you will want to make the most of your time in the city and explore all that it has to offer. Fortunately, Amsterdam has a great transportation system that makes it easy to get around. Here are some of the transportation options available in Amsterdam and which ones to recommend […]

  • Traveling from Schiphol to Amsterdam

    Traveling from Schiphol to Amsterdam

    As a tourist in the Netherlands, you will likely want to explore the country beyond its bustling capital city of Amsterdam. Fortunately, the Netherlands has an excellent transportation system that makes it easy to get around. Here are some of the best ways to travel within the Netherlands: One of the best ways to travel […]