Welcome to Amsterdam and welcome to your official guide to the Netherlands' capital city. With a full cultural agenda showcasing the very best festivals, nightlife, exhibitions & events, plus practical tourist info, hotel, museum, excursion & attraction listings, you won't miss a thing.
The Amsterdam Light Festival returns in December, (literally) putting Amsterdam's beautiful city centre and its canals in the limelight with a host of site-specific light sculptures by Dutch and international artists. The best way to see the festival is from the water - find out how!
Swiss artist Jean Tinguely is famous for his playful, boldly kinetic machines and explosive performances of the 1950s. Twenty-five years after his death, the Stedelijk Museum hosts the largest-ever Dutch retrospective of the artist, running until 5 March 2017.
One of the Netherlands’ most spectacular winter events comes to Amsterdam this year.. Watch as the world’s leading ice artists transform the Arena Park in Amsterdam Zuidoost into a bewitching world of snow and ice
Make a list, check it twice and head outside of Amsterdam’s city centre to these magical Christmas markets in the Amsterdam Area. Aside from providing an endless selection of one-of-a-kind gifts, you can get your fill of tasty festive treats. Eat, shop and be merry.
With cosy pubs, fairy tale architecture and plenty of events and activities to enjoy, Amsterdam glows with festive cheer during the winter months. So wrap up warm and join the fun!
Hop on your bike for a cycling lesson unlike any you've seen before as Dutch funnyman Maxim Hartman guides you through the potential pitfalls of cycling in Amsterdam.
One city. Two bloggers. One challenge: to visit all that the I amsterdam City Card has to offer in just 24 hours. Can it be done? Watch the video to find out - and then take the challenge yourself!