A Guide to your Amsterdam City Breaks
Visit the capital of Holland and book a holiday apartment in Amsterdam. As one of the most famous cities in the world, Amsterdam is unique and completely versatile in many ways. One of the best ways to get around and explore the sights of Amsterdam is renting a bike or embarking on a bike tour. With over 1,000,000 cyclists in the city with special allocated cycle lanes, it is the easiest way to get around whilst enjoying the beauty of this Dutch city. The countless canals and bridges make this city picture perfect. Park your bike up in one of the many special bike 'car' parks, which are a concept also in The Hague and Rotterdam, when you arrive at your location. A segway tour is also a great way to cruise around the city, best as a larger group so you can enjoy all the sights together!
City Break Amsterdam – where to go during your stay
One thing Amsterdam is extremely popular for is its museums and people come in their millions every year to see some of the most famous in the world during their short breaks to Amsterdam. The self titled Amsterdam Museum offers great information and pieces all about Dutch history with emphasis on Amsterdam. The Van Gogh Museum is perfect for art fans and some of his most famous pieces as well as inherited pieces to his brother's widow who later managed the setting up of this display, which now attracts over 1 million visitors a year. Whilst staying in Amsterdam, one thing for history fans is Anne Frank's House. This is a reflective visit as there is something very moving about being in the annex of where this girl wrote her diary whilst at the same time, once hid from the wrath of the Third Reich. If you find yourself wanting to learn more, the Anne Frank Zentrum has been opened in Berlin and the capital of Germany is perfect for a weekend getaway. Another great museum in Amsterdam is the Heineken Museum; a must for all beer lovers! An extremely interactive museum showing how the brand of Heineken developed, stay around for the beer sampling afterwards!
City breaks Amsterdam – sample the Dutch Cuisine!
When in Amsterdam, why not go to a cheese tasting event or exhibition and sample the local cheese delicacies from some of the finest cheeses in the world! Amsterdam city breaks are also perfect for those who are after something sweet, as there are many Dutch cookie and pastry specialities. One of which is Oliebol, which is traditionally eaten on New Years Eve. Choose from a large variety of cafés and restaurants throughout the city and choose from eateries that offer a wide selection of foods! To get about, regular buses and trams throughout the city will make sure you get around at ease, wherever your Amsterdam holiday rental is. There is a wide choice of holiday accommodation in this city, from everything to modern, contemporary city apartments to luxury holiday homes. There is something to fit every budget so book your getaway to North Holland today!