Amsterdam, the capital city of the Netherlands, renowned for its vast canal system and bicycles, is a wonderful city break choice. There’s so much to see and visit, from the Van Gogh museum, to the infamous Red Light District and the peaceful Vondelpark. Embrace the local lifestyle and hire a bike to traverse the streets or relax in one of Amsterdam’s many cafés and admire the city’s architecture.
The thriving nightlife and restaurant scene means you’ll never have to walk far to indulge in a quick beverage or to grab a bite to eat. If you’re looking to escape the city for a day, the famous Zaanse Schans Windmills are not far away and give an insight into the old way of life. You’ll find that many of the villagers still wear the traditional wooden clogs.