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.
This multi-city festival promotes refreshing combinations of indie and classical music. Esoteric Danish indie poppers Efterklang make a return to the Netherlands with The Happy Hopeless Orchestra, there's singer-songwriter DM Stith, operatic indie all-rounder My Brightest Diamond, plus many more bands and ensembles.
Scapino Ballet Rotterdam presents the life story of Pablo Picasso as told through dance, theatre and live orchestral music. Imaginative sets, cinematic influences and raw emotions make this one of the most memorable ballets of the season.
From Dutch colonisation, through to the anti-apartheid struggles of recent years, the relationship between the Netherlands and South Africa has been a rocky one to say the least. This exhibition combines paintings, film clips, photographs and artefacts to document the journey from 1600 until the present.
No trip to Amsterdam would be complete without exploring the city's ancient waterways by canal boat. Save money and skip the queues by getting your Canal Cruise Ticket in advance!
When you’re en route to a ballet, concert, spoken word performance, or whatever the night holds, you will be spoiled for choice when it comes to choosing a restaurant. These eateries offer menus designed to have you well fed and on your way before the curtain rises.
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!