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Top terrace bars in Amsterdam

Experience Amsterdam with a drink in hand on a social summer evening. There are excellent terrace bars to be found in every neighbourhood and these ar...

Top 10 arty coffee houses

Amsterdam is full of great art museums and galleries, and there is certainly no shortage of cool cafés, either. But what about combining the tw...

Top 10 rainy day activities

Don’t let rain stop play on your trip to Amsterdam. Here’s our selection of the city’s best indoor attractions and activities guaranteed to keep you h...

20 brilliant breakfast spots

Although breakfast is the most important meal of the day, the majority of culinary attention always seems to be lavished upon evening dining. But with...

10 reasons to visit in autumn

The autumn months from September to November are some of the most magical in which to visit Amsterdam. The city's canals and parks are transformed by ...

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....