The beautiful canals of Amsterdam prevent floods in the city, but they also serve the purpose of beauty. You can take a boat ride in these canals and look at the beautiful Dutch architecture by the canals. The boat ride can serve as a beautiful experience of candle light dinners or a family excursion.
Visit the Anne Frank House :
The Anne Frank house is a place where Anne Frank and her family hid for two years during the time of the Holocaust. The place’s aura and the words of Anne Frank continue to inspire millions of people who visit the place. It is a must visit!
Count the windmills :
Netherlands has around 1000 windmills which also help in prevention of floods. The entire country has several windmills. One of the most famous groups of windmills is the Kinderdijk windmills. It is formed by some 19 windmills which is a world heritage site as listed by UNESCO.
Go cycling :
Cycling is one of the best pastimes of the Dutch. They believe highly in this form of commutation and widely practice it. You can easily hire a bicycle and go around cites and explore various places. The low terrain also gives an advantage and helps easy cycling. It can serve as the best way for exploring cities.
Explore the works of Van Gogh :
As the birthplace of the great artist Van Gogh, Netherlands has saved many of the works of the artist in a museum in Amsterdam. If you are an art lover, you must visit the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam and explore the 200 paintings of the artist. Moreover the museum also store some 700 letters and 500 drawings of the artist. It is an art lover’s paradise!
Party a night in Amsterdam :
Amsterdam is known for its nightlife. If you are looking for a happening evening, you could go explore some good places and try different types of cheese with wines. You could also visit the Heineken’s oldest Brewery in Amsterdam and enjoy your time in an unconventional way.