Published: Mon, 13 Mar 2017 12:05:09 +0000
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2017-03-13T12:05:09ZIf you speak English, you won't need to know much (if any) Dutch to visit Amsterdam. But these greetings, goodbyes and polite words will show your hosts that you appreciate their language, and their ability to communicate with you in yours.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZThis guide tells you all you need to know about how and when to see the spring blooming bulbs and tulips near Amsterdam.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZVisitor information for Keukenhof 2015, the tulip and bulb-flower park in Lisse, South Holland, the Netherlands.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZTake a canal tour of and see the city by boat or stop and smell the flowers. There's no end of things to do in Amsterdam. Here's our top 10 list.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZIf you're unsure if Amsterdam is in the Netherlands or Holland, here's your answer.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZFind weather information, event highlights and much more about visiting Amsterdam in August.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZA 48-hour tour of Amsterdam's top attractions -- landmarks, museums, monuments, parks, restaurants and squares -- that packs the city into a two-day itinerary.
2017-03-13T12:05:09Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >Sorry = sorry
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZFind out the most efficient way to get to the Keukenhof Gardens near Amsterdam to see the tulips and other bulb flowers this part of the world is so famous for.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZFind weather information, packing tips, event highlights and much more about visiting Amsterdam in April.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZTravel directions between Amsterdam and Rotterdam The Hague Airport.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZThe top ten largest cities in the Netherlands by population.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZFind out what to expect on a visit to Amsterdam in the spring, including information on weather and events for March, April and May.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZPlanning a trip to Amsterdam but not sure when to go? Use this seasonal guide to help you decide. Find highlights of certain times of year, including many of Amsterdam's most popular events and festivals.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZFind weather information, packing tips, event highlights and much more about visiting Amsterdam in May.
2017-03-13T12:05:09Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >Some national
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZAn explanation of the official currency of the Netherlands. This article also gives insight into the Euro itself.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZUse this comprehensive visual guide to find the most romantic things to do as a couple in Amsterdam.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZThese are the top shopping areas in Amsterdam, where you'll find everything from luxury labels and fine antiques to quirky vintage clothes and trendy home accessories.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZIf you're on a budget, these are the best gifts to buy for people back home while on your trip to Amsterdam and the Netherlands. Your friends and family will surely appreciate them, and you'll appreciate the fact that you didn't spend a fortune.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZFind out if you'll need to speak more than English on your trip to Amsterdam.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZAmsterdam Coffeeshop Dos and Don'ts, Amsterdam Coffeeshop Etiquette, Amsterdam Coffeeshop Tips
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZThere's a good reason from Dutch history for why the country is closely associated with the color orange, even though its flag is red, white and blue.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZAmsterdam visitors should try to make it to at least one or two of these popular museums. See why these historic and artistic attractions make up the top three museums in Amsterdam.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZThese Amsterdam tourist discount cards can save visitors a bundle on museums and attractions and more.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZFind weather information, pros and cons, event highlights, and much more about visiting Amsterdam in September.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZDon't risk a sub-par experience at a Dutch cannabis (weed and hash) coffeeshop: learn these tips for the best Amsterdam coffeeshop experience.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZEver wonder why Amsterdam is filled with triple x's (xxx)? The letters are actually crosses from the city's coat of arms.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZAmsterdam is the official capital city of the Netherlands. However, Den Haag is the home to the Netherlands' monarch, parliament, and supreme court.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZWhat's the best way to get to central Amsterdam from Schiphol Airport? Should you take the train, a taxi or a shuttle? Find out all the options here.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZLearn when and how much to tip service providers like restaurant workers, taxi drivers and hotel employees in Amsterdam.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZKinderdijk, located 15 miles east of Rotterdam, is a UNESCO-listed site that boasts 19 pristinely preserved windmills.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZAmsterdam is actually one of the safest cities in the world. But there is at least one area that tourists should avoid at night.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZHow to travel between Eindhoven Airport and Amsterdam.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZOccupied by Nazi Germany from 1940 to 1945, the Netherlands was on the forefront of World War II. As such, these Amsterdam museums chronicle the ways in which the city and the country dealt with the war, its atrocities and its end.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZIf you want to sunbathe in the nude while in the Netherlands there are many beaches from which to choose. Here are five naturist areas near Amsterdam.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZFind out whether you need a tourist visa to visit the Netherlands, and the process to obtain one.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZPlan to shop in Amsterdam? First read these instructions on how to claim a refund on the Netherlands' 21% VAT (sales tax).
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZIf you're planning to visit at least two or three of Amsterdam's major museums and attractions, you might want to consider buying the
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZWhere to exchange currency (dollars for euros) in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZIf you're planning a European trip, first read this list of reasons to include Amsterdam on your journey. You might be surprised by a few!
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZWhat today is Indonesia was a Dutch colony for more than 300 years. One of the results of that is a tasty one: plenty of delicious Indonesian restaurants throughout the Netherlands. Choose from my picks of the Best Indonesian Restaurants in Amsterdam, which range from fine dining to fast to-go options.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZMany visitors come to Amsterdam in the spring when the tulips are blooming. But Amsterdam in October has some fine offerings for the frugal traveler.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZLearn how to order food and drinks in Dutch with these basic travel phrases.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZIf you're a "foodie" or have someone on your gift list who is, these Dutch food and drink gifts are sure
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZFind weather information, packing tips, event highlights and much more about visiting Amsterdam in March.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZHead off the beaten track to find some of the prettiest small canals in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZHave a look at these cheap restaurants in Amsterdam to find fresh food at a good value.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZThere's more for stoners in Amsterdam than coffeeshops: these attractions are also known for their connection to hash, marijuana and hemp, but without the coffeeshop license.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZLearn about the history of the most anticipated holiday of the Dutch calendar: the holiday formerly known as Queen's Day.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZFind weather information, packing tips, event highlights and much more about visiting Amsterdam in June.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZThe namesake of the ubiquitous Dutch cheese, the city of Gouda is famous for its traditional crafts - cheese, syrup waffles, candles and pipes - historic architecture and more.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZFind weather information, event and festival highlights and much more about visiting Amsterdam in July.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZHow to travel between Amsterdam and Cologne by train, bus or car.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZMultiple travel options on how to travel from Amsterdam to Bruges.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZHow to travel between Amsterdam and Antwerp by bus, train and car.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZFrom tulip bulbs to Gouda cheese, here is a list of some of the most typical products that travelers want to import into the United States, plus any restrictions on their amount.
2017-03-13T12:05:09Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" > The Low Countries
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZThe best attractions on Dam Square, often one of the first places visitors to Amsterdam encounter. These top spots make Dam Square the best place to kick off your Amsterdam experience.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZThe little-visited city of Ghent, Belgium, is a medieval jewel that can be reached in less than 2.5 hours from Amsterdam. Find out how to travel from Amsterdam to Ghent, Belgium.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZHow to ask for the bill (check) in Dutch.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZNeed more ideas for how to occupy your time in Amsterdam? Here's another 50 attractions and activities, from parks and cultural centers to day-trip destinations.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZAlkmaar has more to offer than just cheese: from its monumental Grote Kerk (Great Church) to the Netherlands' only Beatles museum.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZWhen it's time to venture outside Amsterdam, consult this list of towns, cities and other tourist destinations with the province of North Holland, all convenient to the Dutch capital.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZAmsterdam offers a buffet of typical foods that define the city and its inhabitants. Visitors should be open to trying as many of these tastes as they can, from sweet treats and salty frites to traditional Dutch fish and imported spicy dishes.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZWhether you're looking for cool kids' clothes or educational toys, these Amsterdam children's stores offer shopping fun for parents and little ones alike.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZFind information and addresses for postal service points - the Dutch alternative to post offices - in Amsterdam.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZTraditional Dutch cuisine consists of hearty comfort food to warm one's bones in the northerly climate; here are some of the best restaurants and cafes to sample this cuisine in Amsterdam.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZHere's what you need to know about the five civilian airports in the Netherlands: transportation information as well as pros and cons.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZThese quick tips for navigating Amsterdam will separate you from the visitors staring blankly at their upside-down maps.
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2017-03-13T12:05:09ZPancakes and their little cousins, poffertjes, are a popular and typically Dutch meal that tourists in Amsterdam should sample at least once; here's a list of the best pancake restaurants in town.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZFind information and helpful tips about visiting the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, including opening hours, when to go and how to avoid crowds and lines.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZUnbeknownst to some, Amsterdam is a superb destination for chocolate lovers; these four chocolatiers prove it.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZThis list represents the best markets in Amsterdam, where you'll find everything from flowers, fruits and vegetables, to antique books, modern art and second-hand clothes.
2017-03-13T12:05:09Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >Question: What
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZGroups of guys hazing a groom are a common sight in this city. Here are some ideas to make your bachelor party in Amsterdam an uncommon one.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZFrom the iconic Dam Square - site of the Dutch National Monument - to Museumplein, where the city keeps its top museums, these squares combine picturesque beauty with phenomenal attractions.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZFrom a delicious sandwich shop to a locals' place with the city's best steak, find good restaurants near the Rijksmuseum and Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZBagels & Beans is a Dutch cafe franchise that earns rave reviews from visitors to the Netherlands.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZFind all you need to know about visiting the Royal Palace on Amsterdam's Dam Square. The Queen of the Netherlands doesn't live there, but this is her official home away from home in the city.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZWith activities both indoors and outdoors, any day of the year is a fine day for a stroll in the Vondelpark, Amsterdam's most beloved public park.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZThe VVV Tourist Office Amsterdam is located across the street from Amsterdam Central Station.
2017-03-13T12:05:09Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >Question: What
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZFind out about the two best months for finding steals and deals in Amsterdam's best shopping areas.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZFind weather information, packing tips, event highlights and much more about visiting Amsterdam in November.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZFun and educational things to do with kids in Amsterdam, from letting them cook their own meals to exploring the canals and museums.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZThe Zaanse Schans is an ideal day trip from Amsterdam that lets visitors discover traditional Dutch crafts and culture; see a wooden shoe workshop, cheese farm and more on a day trip to Zaanse Schans.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZHow to travel between Amsterdam and Düsseldorf by train, bus or car.
2017-03-13T12:05:09Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >Tram, bus, metro,
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZTried-and-true picks for the best restaurants in Amsterdam
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZThese outdoor web cams offer views onto various spots in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
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2017-03-13T12:05:09ZFind weather information, packing tips, event highlights and much more about visiting Amsterdam in December.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZUse this journey planner to get around Amsterdam and the Netherlands with ease.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZDutch tourism by the numbers: the five most-visited attractions for international tourists in the Netherlands, in detail.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZDelft, just an hour by train from Amsterdam, is a city that positively exudes old Dutch charm. Learn what you should see while you're there.
2017-03-13T12:05:09ZRiding a bike in Amsterdam is a quintessentially Dutch experience. But every visitor on two wheels should know these top 10 tips for safety.