Each area of Amsterdam has its own character and charm, and its own unique offering of schools, shops, parks, restaurants and cultural activities. And with its compact size, the city is a breeze to navigate. Browse the pages below for an idea of what each neighbourhood has to offer.
Considering Amsterdam's relatively small size, it might come as a surprise to some that its neighbourhoods are hugely varied. But from trendy Noord via the idyllic Jordaan to elegant Oud-Zuid, each Amsterdam 'buurt' (neighbourhood) is special.