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Amsterdam on a bike
Amsterdam has truly earned its title of "the best" in many categories, called Nord Venice for its many canals,165 canals were created over the centuries to stimulate trade to expand the city, famous for its nightlife, for its modern and very cozy coffee shops, also for the great museums and arts, such as Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum...there is no other like Amsterdam. People seem to be as free as the legacy for everything in here, you can take a relaxing canal cruise and explore the beauty of stunning backdrop, the magic appears every time you go through it with a boat, it has this special sparkle...
Whether you get tired of boats and touristic monuments, get in one of many local Dutch brown cafe, many are with terraces overlooking the splendid city center, it's a perfect place to enjoy a tipple. Amsterdam is also world wide known for its cocktail scene, that continues to grow, no matter which bar you step in , the menu is huge and includes many surprises, many of the bars offer also complete dinners or snacks that comes with the drinks. You will find the candles burning in all bars and restaurants. To start their mornings better, Dutch have a tradition to put chocolate sprinkles on bread for breakfast.
They live extremely healthy life,apart eating and drinking whatever and whenever they want, all you will hear, will be bike bells clinging, the bicycles are all over the city, rent one, buy one, so instead of many cars and traffic jams, you will find yourself wondering between boats in the canals and bicycles! You will realize soon that two wheeling is a way of life in Amsterdam, people go on daily duties with bikes, relaxed and calm.
Wanders are hidden on every step in here, you never know what's waiting for you around the corner, a hidden garden, old monastery that’s turned into a classical music venue, lovely people selling all kind of stuff , from gin to jewelry... it's amazing, you will soon understand what it means to live in the country where almost everything is legal, there is no race or hunger for doing silly forbidden things...everything flows and it's amazing! Enjoy Amsterdam!