Next Destination: Amsterdam
They call this city “North Venice” and it is common, it has taken over this name. Amsterdam is a unique city, civilized and special where architecture is powerless from the golden age, with bikes and water canals.
However, the capital of the Netherlands, is more than the red light district, for example, with the coffee shops and Van Gogh museum. Do you want to discover everything we can offer you? Join us on your next destination: Amsterdam
The Tulip Museum, produces the most popular flower of the country, making a path through the cultivating history and commercialization in Holland from the 17th century.
Fun fact the museum is found on a floor above a tulip shop. So, if you want to brighten up your garden with these flowers, you may purchase bulbs and accessories at the exit.
Amsterdam´s Public Library (OBA)
Not everything is museums and if you are a frequent traveler you know this. This is exactly why you cannot miss out on Amsterdam´s Public Library. This library not only has books, but has newspapers from all over the world, free WiFi (this is always expressed with gratitude) and the building, speaking in terms of architecture is amazing.
Besides taking the usual picture with “I Amsterdam” that is located outside of the library, do not miss out on the cafeteria´s seventh floor where you can enjoy the fascinating views of the city.
Plaza Spui´s Market
People who love literature will be jumping with joy once they fund out Friday´s are for book markets, they will find all types of literary books in several languages. Also, Sunday´s are for the art market with affordable prices.
If you are going to buy something or not, wander through Plaza Spui it is an experience you will absolutely enjoy.
Finding souvenirs in Amsterdam are very easy to find in this fashion and interior design shop located close to the central station. A Northern European style and a mix of eco-chic articles from Asia and the Netherlands, every corner is special.
Sweaters, blankets, jewelry, decorations, accessories for the place…Everything is delightful for the view!
Molen van Sloten Windmill
If you go to Amsterdam, you should know the windmills are common thing to visit. An essential windmill to visit is Molen van Sloten; it represents the symbol of the country and one of the last traditional windmills of Holland´s capital.
You can arrive by walking 25 minutes from the city, finding it is really easy since it is located by Red Light District. However, without a doubt, it is more special going through the canals of the city and enjoying the countryside.
It is worth visiting since it is the only windmill you can visit inside of. The traditional windmill will surprise you with the contemporary buildings around it.
An alternative plan for travelers on a budget is Vondelpark; with its gardens, walkways, and small streams that turn the summer trips into an unforgettable experience.
Also, when the perfect weather arrives it is possible to enjoy free concerts, just like theaters and small events. This is the perfect plan for a family.
Have you ever been to the tulip city? Is it your first time? It does not matter the level of your experience, if your next destination is Amsterdam and you visit one of these places, do not hesitate to show us your pictures. 😉 We would love to have you share them with us!
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