Dutch Language in Amsterdam

Language in Amsterdam

As you well know, Dutch is the official language of Amsterdam, but since there are more than 100 nationalities, you will be able to hear many languages. In the center of the city you...
Interesting Facts about Amsterdam

Interesting Facts about Amsterdam

Millions of tourists visit Amsterdam each year, and quite a number of them come back more than once. Great people, excellent food and incredible tourist spots plus awesome history; no wonder visitors keep coming...
Nature in Amsterdam

Nature in Amsterdam

If you only think that Amsterdam offers bike rides, canal trips, and “free people” taking part of legal marijuana, you will be pleasantly surprised to discover rich forests, dunes, lakes and streams. Nature is...
Weather in Amsterdam

Weather in Amsterdam

Weather in Amsterdam is changeable. In fact, the weather is so unpredictable that meteorologists can only give a somewhat accurate prediction about seven days out. Unpredictable weather makes it a bit difficult for a...
Parking in Amsterdam

Parking in Amsterdam

Most visitors Amsterdam use the public transportation. If you insist on driving through this picturesque city, look for the city’s parking facilities on the outskirts of the city or park & ride sites. You...
Public Transportation in Amsterdam

Public Transportation in Amsterdam

Check out GVB the public transport company that provides tram, metro, and bus service throughout the city and neighboring areas. Just order one transport OV-chipcard. You can use these cards on any GVB service....
IAmsterdam City Card

I Amsterdam City Card

Vising Amsterdam? Consider purchasing the I amsterdam Card, the Amsterdam Visitor Discount Card. This card offers access to more than 25 museums and attractions. You can receive discounted admission to use public transportation without...
Tourist Information Centers in Amsterdam

Tourist Information Centers in Amsterdam

Use your time wisely while in Amsterdam. Plan your trip with the help from Amsterdam’s Visitor Information Centers. They can help you find the best routes, sights, and least expensive ways to get to...
History of Amsterdam

History of Amsterdam

The origins of Amsterdam began in the 12th century. Fisherman living along the banks of the River Amstel built a bridge across the waterway and wooden locks under the bridge served as a dam....
Amsterdam architecture

Architecture in Amsterdam

Come to Amsterdam and see the luxurious canal houses with their delightful gabled faces. Ride through the city with its mazes of canals and picturesque bridges. There are more than 1200 bridges in Amsterdam...