Amsterdam. One of the world’s metropolises, a living network of delightful canals and row houses, thrumming with the never-ending vibrations of bikes, boats, and bars. A city of expats and global citizens, an international hub for music, art, software development and especially design, with a quality of life that’s tough to match. A cat-loving town. […]
Amsterdam’s somewhat saucy and spicy reputation precedes it, and this beautiful Dutch city, criss-crossed by canals, always does its best to live up to it. The majority of visitors check out the superb collection of museums, especially the Rijksmuseum with its unrivalled collection of Dutch Old Masters, and the Van Gogh Museum, which is packed […]
Travel, and international travel in particular, is perhaps more popular and widely available today than it has ever been. A combination of factors, such as the ability to find the best deals online and the rise in popularity of budget airlines, means that we have travel opportunities available to us today that would have been […]
EuroLapse from David Kosmos Smith.
Rijksmuseum The Netherlands has always been a pioneer of fine arts and with the likes of Rembrandt and Van Gogh hailing from this part of the world it’s no surprise that art is well represented here. In addition, thanks to the reopening of the Stedelijk Museum and numerous fairs and exhibitions around the city, modern […]
Amsterdam has traditionally drawn a young crowd composed primarily of men. The city is world-renowned for its casual approach to certain activities that are less accepted in other Western countries. But these few dubious aspects obscure the city’s culture, history, and many splendid features. From leisurely and scenic cruises through Amsterdam’s network of canals to […]
Amsterdam is famous for many things – its canals, tulips, red-light district, cafes and, of course, its beer. If you enjoy the odd pint or two, I’d recommend paying a visit to a couple of the city’s breweries. As well as learning a bit more about how beer is made, you’ll also have the chance […]
National Monument at Dam Square, Amsterdam – Netherlands. Travel Photos: Amsterdam Photo Gallery
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What’s the first thing you think about when someone says “Amsterdam”? No…not that. Bicycles surely. Take a tour through Amsterdam by bike with these wheely good facts. This infographic was brought to you by MapsOnline, where you can find all the best in maps, guidebooks, atlases and globes, including maps of Amsterdam.