I amsterdam's Local portal is your English-language hub for learning about life in the city, whether you're moving to Amsterdam, newly arrived or an established citizen. Here you can look up official information for expats about permits, registration, visas, the 30% tax ruling and news from the City of Amsterdam and Expatcenter. It's also a great place to learn more about working in Amsterdam, explore study opportunities, find out about housing and healthcare, or to explore the cultural offerings in the city. All in all, it's a place to help you make the most of living in Amsterdam.
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Hotels aren't just for sleeping. With plenty of fantastic hotel bars on offer in Amsterdam – ranging from decadent to über-cool – they are now an exciting nightlife option.
The Stedelijk Museum sets out to introduce the lesser-known talent of 26 artists in the large group exhibition, Dream out Loud, showcasing developments in contemporary design.
Head to the Vondelpark Open Air Theatre in Amsterdam to catch summertime performances from children's acts, classical concerts or the latest pop stars from home and abroad.
The City of Amsterdam is tackling traffic problems in the 9 Streets caused by parking violations and delivery vans.
In June 2016, the Expatcenter Amsterdam launched an official partnership with ACCESS, a long-running volunteer organisation that serves the international community in the Netherlands.
Last month, Amsterdam’s British community was invited by Mayor Eberhard van der Laan to discuss concerns regarding the result of the British referendum on EU secession and potential consequences of a ‘Brexit’.