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Be inspired by all that Amsterdam has to offer. These attractions, activities and must-see sights are among the city’s very best. 


Towers of Amsterdam

Amsterdam may not be known for its skyscrapers, but there are a few notable landmarks that soar high above the city's low rise skyline. Here's our gui...

10 Amsterdam photo hotspots

With its kilometres of canals, brick bridges, old churches and 17th-century architecture, Amsterdam is a photographer’s paradise. But where can you st...

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...

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...

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...

Top ten outdoor sports

If the sun is shining, doing sports is infinitely more fun if you get to do it in the fresh air. Thankfully, Amsterdam offers plenty of options for sp...