Amsterdam A Divine Holiday Destination

Being the capital city of Netherlands, Amsterdam is one of the historical and majestic cities in Europe. Two bodies of water, the Amstel River and the IJ bay lie next to it. Culturally it is well known to the tourist and the city is flooded with foreign tourist every year.

Every summer, Amsterdam welcomes thousands of tourists from all over the world. This famous city is known for its flea markets, bicycle rides along its many canals, amazing cuisine and the city’s undeniable charm. Autumn enjoys the warm winds of summer and one does not need to wear stuffy jackets and can enjoy a nice little bike ride.  In winter time however Amsterdam is cheaper and less crowded. It rains in October and November in Amsterdam, so it is advisable to bring an umbrella in case it is needed.

Amsterdam can make you feel a lot of things. But what it cannot do is to make you feel bored. There are a number of things one can do when he or she is in Amsterdam. It is the home of some of the finest restaurants, pubs, and nightclubs. This city of contradiction has something to offer for everyone.

It is highly doubtable that any city in the world has more museums than Amsterdam. One can admire the original Van Gogh’s stunning paintings at the Van Gogh museum, or can visit the Rijksmuseum – the National Museum of Holland to esteem the work of Rembrandt paintings. The EYE museum and “the night watch” are some other noteworthy museums of the city. Children can be taken to these culturally modified art houses and be introduced to the world of rich passion for color, style which defies art. The Dam Square can be regarded as the most popular place in Amsterdam as one can enjoy the view and explore the busy life around them. Fun fare is set time several times a year at The Dam Square. Vondelpark is the biggest park in the city, hundreds of men come here every afternoon to roam and play, and they can sit beside a beautiful water body and enjoy the view.

In September ‘Open Monument Day’ is celebrated when 54 significant monuments are open to all, for free. Film enthusiasts could pay a visit to the Tuschinski Theater, one of a kind cinema in the world.

As the capital of a developed country, Amsterdam offers a variety of cuisine. Dutch cuisine is famous in Amsterdam cafes along Leidseplein. Foods from all over the world are available here in Amsterdam. Amsterdam’s nightlife is popular all over the world. There are a number of good quality bars, pubs and discotheques all over Amsterdam. The locals enjoy a healthy lifestyle. The younger crowd can introduce you to different type of nightclubs.

So don’t forget to visit this beautiful city of Amsterdam and enjoy all the sights and glory and art it has to offer. Don’t forget to book an Amsterdam airport taxi online beforehand to save yourself the trouble of getting into a queue for a taxi. Have lots of fun on your trip to Amsterdam.