attractions

Amsterdam is filled with attractions and sights, and most of them can be reached on foot strolling around the city centre. In a city with so much to offer there is really something for everyone, from the major museums, renowned institutions like the Anne Frank House, to mainstream attractions like Madame Tussauds, the Amsterdam Dungeon and Artis Royal Zoo.

5 ways to beat the crowds

Many of Amsterdam’s most famous attractions can get pretty busy at peak times but that doesn't mean you can't squeeze them into your travel itinerary....

Top 10 views over Amsterdam

As beautiful as its cobbled streets, canals and bridges are from ground level, Amsterdam’s exquisite scenery is best seen from a height. These l...

10 hidden gems in Amsterdam

With its wealth of world famous museums, galleries and historical monuments, Amsterdam is a haven for culturally minded sightseers. But look beyond th...

Amsterdam for cat lovers

Amsterdam truly is a city of cats. No matter which canal you stroll by, which pretty Jordaan lane you meander down or which canal houses you stop to a...

Cheese markets Edam 2019

Graaf Willemstraat
1135 WP EDAM
Kaasmarkten 2019
03/07/2019 - 28/08/2019
In the Middle Ages the Edam cheese market was the heart of the city. Farmers brought their cheeses here to be weighed, sold and ex...

Churches & places of worship

Amsterdam’s beautiful churches and synagogues are attractions in their own right, even if you’re not planning to attend a service. In fact, many are n...