If you are not a “beach” type of person, and you do not want to lay on the sand and sunbath, then Amsterdam you should be among the first cities on your list for visit. Although it is a little bit underrated between great cities like Paris and London, Amsterdam still has something to offer. Breathtaking architecture, beautiful canals and stunning art are just some of the reasons why you should visit this amazing city.
Only if you visit it you will realize that it is not like other European cities. There are more bicycles than people, interesting cafes and unique place with narrow homes lined up. So, if while reading this part you have decided to visit Amsterdam, here are the most beautiful places where you need to go:
1. Tour throughout the channels
This city is made of a network of channels, so you should not miss to explore them. The tours start from various famous tourist attractions like the Red Light District or the memorial house of Anne Frank. Depending on the time, you can choose an open boat or a more luxurious variant that serves dinner and drinks. No matter what you choose, the amazing view at sunset is something that you would not want to miss.
2. The house of Anne Frank
Although this is not exactly the most interesting activity that you can do in the city, yet a million people are willing to wait for a walk through the empty rooms that were once home to Anne Frank and her family.
Dutch Central Park, Vondelpark, is located south of the Rijk Museum and downtown. Prepare a picnic bag and find a quiet place between the expensive gardens in order to enjoy the view.
4. Rijk Museum
This is the most famous national museum in the Netherlands. Here you can find arts from Van Gogh, Rembrandt and Vermeer. Plan at least a few hours from your time for a walk in the corridors and enjoyable view of the Dutch Art.
5. Reguliersgracht channel
This channel is also called the channel of seven bridges, which is one of the main tourist attractions of the city. After this tour, you can dine in one of the beautiful restaurants around