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Built in 1900s, Amsterdam American Hotel Hampshire Eden is one of Amsterdam’s official monuments. It combines the elegance of Art Deco style, with modern facilities and an atmosphere of the Roaring Twenties. Amsterdam American is located near the Leidseplein, and it is 75 meters from DeLaMar Theatre. The rooms in …

Amsterdam is a top global tourism destination, with beautiful architecture, romantic canals, trendy shopping, and is full of interesting people who almost all speak English. There is something for everyone: culture, history, nightlife, arts, and a relaxing charm. It is a huge, safe, modern, and very cosmopolitan city. Amsterdam is …

Amsterdam Top 10 Sights, Tours and Attractions. A quick list of picks for 10 best things to see and do in Amsterdam. If you only have a limited time, this list of sights, tours, activities, and attractions, will not disappoint! 1) Take an Amsterdam Canal Cruise Take a tour of …

Arrival and Orientation The old center of Amsterdam that most people know is a semi circle with Central Station at the center. The Singelgracht, the outermost of the ring canals, marks the boundary of the city as it was around 1850. The Singel, Herengracht, Keizersgracht, Prinsengracht, and Singelgracht, form the Canal Belt …

Amsterdam, one of Europe’s smaller but densely populated capitals, has many attractions for visitors. The town’s most famous sight is the system of canals, which spreads over the whole city centre. Museums The Rijksmuseum Amsterdam is the national museum of the Netherlands. The Van Gogh Museum specializes in works by …
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The South of Amsterdam includes a number of interesting neighborhoods, such as the Museum Quarter, home to some of the best museums in the world; De Pijp, a typical Dutch working class area with a lively street market; the South Axis, Amsterdam’s central business district with plenty of modern architecture; …

The Jordaan District is one of the most famous districts in Amsterdam. The Jordaan District was first incorporated into the expanding city in the 1600’s, and initially served as an overspill area for some of the cities poorest inhabitants. Once notorious for its open sewers, crime and awful living conditions, …

Amsterdam architecture is extremely diverse and ranges from gothic to neo gothic to art nouveau to modern.  The city office for architectural heritage, BMA, has an excellent online introduction to the architectural history and the types of historical buildings available. The website includes a cycle route along important examples.  Amsterdam has …

Amsterdam is home to dozens of world class hotels.  Dutch hospitality is really amazing.  We have picked out a few of our favorites for you.  Enjoy these hotel recommendations from Amsterdam Tourist Magazine: CitizenM Hotel Amsterdam City Address: Prinses Irenestraat 30 Tel: +31(0)20 8117090 Price: From €69 Book Now A …

Top 5 recommended Restaurants in Amsterdam (in no particular order).  You can’t go wrong with these Dutch originals: Frenzi – excellent food and atmosphere, great food, great service, great prices. 2 locations, Overtoom 459 (cafe) and Zwanenburgwal 232 (restaurant). Foodism – a tiny little place serving great soups, salads and …