Amsterdam, Netherlands

Located in the northwest of Europe, bordering Belgium, Germany and northern sea, the Netherlands is the lowest country is compared with sea level in the world. However, the Dutch people are proud of their beautiful country. The Netherlands is famous for its dikes, windmills, wooden shoes, tulips and social diversity. The Dutch are still saying that windmills created the Netherlands. And the people here windmills forever become the pride, pride can not trade. "Land of all flowers" is another name in the Netherlands, the Netherlands famous celebrities with tulip flowers, tulips, narcissus and thousands of other flowers. Along with windmills Dutch flowers brought into a country attracts tourists all over the world.

Beautiful Amsterdam, Netherlands

Beautiful Amsterdam, Netherlands

And Amsterdam is the capital of the Netherlands, located on the banks of the IJ bay and the Amstel river. The city was founded in the 13th century from a small fishing village on the banks of the river Amstel. Today, is the largest city in the Netherlands, is the center of politics, economy and culture of the Netherlands. Many companies of the world-famous Dutch headquarters here, like electronics firm Philips, ING financial group, brewer Heineken, Amsterdam Stock Exchange - Stock Exchange has a long history in the world - founded in 1602. Amsterdam is one of central Europe's largest ancient city, built in the 17th century, is considered the heyday of the Dutch trade thrives. Although Amsterdam is the official capital of the Netherlands, this city has never (except for a brief period from 1808 to 1810) where the capital of the court, the government headquarters and the headquarters of the Dutch parliament. The agency is based in Den Haag. Every year about 4.2 million tourists in Amsterdam. Amsterdam is the capital of the Netherlands, and also the beautiful city attracts many tourists arriving here. Amsterdam is known as the city of bridges, with intricate canal system, outside the city of Amsterdam went into the visitors will come across many bridges. Estimates of the number of bridges Amsterdam 1000. Because that Amsterdam is suitable for tourists visiting the city of Amsterdam by boat without having done everywhere. Amsterdam City is a diamond cutter. Visitors can watch people go there to see their work and how to cut diamonds. In addition, the city of Amsterdam is also known for the cultural life of the boom. Amsterdam is the 53 museums, 61 art galleries, 12 and 20 stage musical theater major.

Amsterdam Canals, Netherlands

Amsterdam Canals. The Dutch Way of Life.

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Amsterdam, Netherlands

The Netherlands is also known for Heineken beer. Even in the capital Amsterdam is a small museum associated with the introduction heineken beer, visitors can just be historical introduction to both be able to enjoy a couple of beers heineken. The city center of Amsterdam is Dam Square, where the Royal Palace. The tourists often stop down from Centraal Station and from it can go down to Dam Square and Damrak. This area is particularly noted for tourist souvenir shops, cafes and street performers. Dam Square is the place where regular events and concerts, as well as where you can see many best dove in Amsterdam. The two main shopping streets in this area are Kalverstraat and Nieuwendijk.

Amsterdam night, Netherlands

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Amsterdam, the capital of the Netherlands, known as the European cities most vibrant and lively. The city is an ingenious combination of a long-standing culture with liberal, free thinking and lifestyle of the people. Amsterdam architecture extremely impressed with the canal crosses through the city, with the bustling shopping and friendly people mostly speak English. It seems that there is everything to satisfy very different taste of every tourist. You love culture and history? Amsterdam is the buildings, churches and museums, the arts and cultural activities unique to your satisfaction. You enjoy the festivities and partying? There are beaches, there are noisy entertainment venues, festivals and activities exploring promising. Or you can simply relax and visit a walk in space mix of classic and modern European city with more than a million people. Many people choose Amsterdam because this city has a fairly transient lifestyle. However, for reasons that are sometimes shocking culture of others. Amsterdam allows legal prostitution, as well as using a number of other drugs such as cannabis in small amounts. But of course it is entirely your choice. If you want a trip and stayed healthy, we can completely control. Although Amsterdam is not the first choice for a family trip, but if you avoid the Red Light (Redlight District), the Amsterdam also appeared in our eyes as any other major city. Amsterdam is like a kaleidoscope tube, is a combination of all the above miracle. You can choose for themselves the most appropriate way to enjoy this city.

Tulip Fields, Netherlands

Tulip Fields, Netherlands

Attractions In Amsterdam

  • The only floating flower market in the world

    The only floating flower market in the world

    Founded in 1862, the famous flower market along the Singel canal blue, between the center of the square is Muntplein and Koningsplein. Currently, all 15 Bloemenmarkt flower stalls and some souvenir shops. This place is considered "wholesale market" offers flowers to the capital Amsterdam, became the tourist destination is extremely unique, fascinating ancient capital and lovel. In Amsterdam, ...

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Amsterdam Basic Information

  • Country: Netherlands
  • Language: Dutch
  • Time Zone: UTC 1
  • Currency: Euro
  • Weather: Moderate maritime climate, with cool summers and mild winters. This is especially the case in places within direct proximity of the Dutch coastline, which sometimes are over 10 °C (18 °F) warmer (in winter) or cooler (in summer) than places in the (south) east of the Netherlands.
  • Country Code: 31
  • Region: Europe

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