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In Amsterdam everything is possible!
Amsterdam may be relatively small for a European capital city, but it's bursting with non-stopping life. Impressive architecture, lovely canals, amazing shopping and helpful local people - it is all about Amsterdam. The capital of Netherlands is considered to be one of the most cosmopolitan cities in Europe. Cycling is the main transportation system of Amsterdam inhabitants and bicycles is common used as the main symbol of the city. There is something for everyone's taste, whether one wants to experience culture and history, serious partying, to take some the relax or the feel the atmosphere of an old European city. Simply enjoy Amsterdam!
The history of Amsterdam is long and diverse. Amsterdam was granted city rights in early 14th century and rapidly became a center of Netherlands' economical and cultural life. Nowadays, Amsterdam is one of the greatest small cities in the world. It is a perfect place for long vacations or a weekend escape. Pubs, bars, museum, restaurants and historical sights make Amsterdam to become a top wanted destination for tourists all over the world. The city center can boast of Dam Square and shopping, as well as the Old Side with Nieuwmarkt and Chinatown. Amsterdam is offering you a travel experience you couldn't have anywhere else.
Would you like to feel a spirit of Amsterdam just in one day? Discover its charming channels! If you only do one thing in Amsterdam, make it a canal cruise. Amsterdam's canals are its signature and arguably most charming feature, and cruising these criss-crossing waterways puts the city in perspective while offering unique views of dozens of spectacular Amsterdam sights in a short period of time. So called Venice of the North captures the imagination and admiration of everyone who come here. Dive into the waters of this fairy-talish city.
The city is known as the most liberal city in the world. You can find a lot of restaurants, cinemas, pubs, cafés, discotheques, clubs and the controversial coffee shops. The two best known night life areas are the Leidseplein and the Rembrandtplein. Amsterdam is a compact city meant to be walked. With 1,000-plus bridges to cross, eye-candy architecture to photograph and countless cozy cafés for breaks along the way, exploring Amsterdam by foot offers hours of sightseeing. In Amsterdam everything is possible!