There’s never enough time when visiting Amsterdam. With so many choices to fill a busy itinerary, it can be hard to justify leaving city limits. But all it takes is a quick walk through its cobblestone streets and you’ll be glad you made time for a daytrip to Maastricht.
Category: Local Recommendations
May 28, 2015
Visitors to Amsterdam can easily take the chance to explore further afield. It is possible to discover the charms of Rotterdam, Delft and The Hague in one action-packed day, leaving from Amsterdam.
April 10, 2015
In this guide, we’ve handpicked the very best of what makes Amsterdam so special — both on and off the beaten path — so you can travel like an insider in Amsterdam!
October 7, 2014
The annual night-time opening of around 50 of Amsterdam’s museums has become one of the city’s best-loved late-night festivals – and one that has been copied in several European cities including Brussels. The date for the 15th Amsterdam Museum Night – Museumnacht in Dutch – in 2014 is Saturday, November 1, when museums great and small open their doors from 7pm-2am, putting on around 200 special events, from workshops to exhibitions, poetry readings, bands and DJs as well as offering food and wine to all comers.
June 19, 2014
Considering the exquisite elegance of the row houses along the banks, especially at sunset, there’s ample reason to disembark on Amsterdam Canals Cruise with Dinner Cooked On Board.
June 16, 2014
Visitors seeking to tap into the pedal-driven flow of Amsterdam need to saddle up at least once.
March 14, 2014
Frank, an Amsterdam local and Viator private tour guide, loves to show off his beautiful home country to travelers. He provides a variety of tours around Amsterdam, Delft, and Rotterdam to every kind of traveler with every kind of itinerary. Frank also offers tours to Keukenhof to see the famous tulips.
November 7, 2013
Now Amsterdam is no slouch in the partying stakes, so the biggest problem here is deciding what to leave out. The choice of bars and pubs is so huge and much depends on your drinking style – rowdy, outside, inside, posh or dive. These 10 cool places to drink in Amsterdam certainly hit the spot with me.
October 17, 2013
Every year Amsterdam plays host to the biggest dance- and electronic-music club-based event in the world, importing 2,000 international musicians and artists into more than 70 clubs, pubs and theaters across the city for five days of hard partying, gigs and shows – Amsterdam Dance Event 2013 dates are October 16 through 20.
September 19, 2013
Amsterdam is a city blessed with some of the best museums in the world, including the Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh, but here are some suggestions of off-beat museums in Amsterdam that will reward a visit.