Amsterdam Travel Guide
Plan Your Amsterdam Vacation
Just remember as you tour all the must-sees that Amsterdam is such a great walking city because so many of its real treasures are untouted details: tiny alleyways barely visible on the map, hidden garden courtyards, shop windows, sudden vistas of church spires and gabled roofs that look like so many unframed paintings.
For those who view hotels as an integral part of their travel experience—and not simply as somewhere to spend the... read more
Her sons and daughters having ranged the four corners of the earth for several centuries, the Netherlands have long offered... read more
Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.
Welcome to Amsterdam! Built on a latticework of concentric canals like an aquatic rainbow, this remains the City of Canals—but... Read more
According to 19th-century French writer Joris-Karl Huysmans, Amsterdam is "a dream, an orgy of houses and water." More than 100 years... Read more
Though given relatively little marquee space, this is one of the best museums in which to invest your time and attention. Amsterdam's... Read more
For each racy adult attraction Amsterdam offers, there's another dozen that deserve a PG (Pure Goodness) mark to entice the entire family.... Read more
Regardless of the fluctuating dollar-to-euro exchange rate, the Netherlands is an expensive country to visit. Besides flowers, cheese, and... Read more
Stand at any intersection in any Dutch city and you're guaranteed to see bicycles. Getting around on two wheels has long made sense for... Read more
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