Amsterdam is one of Europe’s most beautiful cities with so many things to admire, from pretty gardens and parks to architectural buildings dating back to various eras, a floating flower market and a canal stream with narrow houses, which looks like something from a fairy tale, especially at night when the canal bridges are illuminated. Whether you’re a family looking for a fun getaway, a couple who’d like a romantic weekend away or a group of friends who want to travel in style, this diverse city pleases all with its wonderful attractions. Amsterdam is renowned for its amazing museums which exhibit all sorts of fascinating things. Popular ones include the Rijksmuseum, with 8,000 art pieces and ancient objects on display and the Van Gogh Museum, which boasts the world’s largest painting and drawing collection of Van Gogh. For something a little different, there’s even a museum dedicated to cheese here, the Amsterdam Cheese Museum which allows you to sample yummy local cheeses and learn about the Netherlands’ cheese making history. Brightsun Travel offers cheap flights to Amsterdam, transporting you to this immense city and its quirky museums.
Amsterdam is a delight for all palates and a foodie’s haven with boundless culinary options. Traditional Dutch dishes here include apple pies, Gouda cheese, stroopwafels and Dutch pancakes, and the city is very multi-cultural, so there are also plenty of international dishes to try. Amsterdam is also famous for its delicious Dutch beer, with many breweries around the city, from large international branded breweries to little local spots. After trying out Dutch food and beer, you just have to experience Amsterdam’s amazing nightlife. There is so much entertainment here, from live music bars to pubs, clubs, dance festivals, casinos and even theatres. Rembrandtplein is a popular nightlife hub of the city, with plenty of renowned clubs to spend the night. Music lovers can enjoy street performances and visit music venues at Leidseplein Square, and those brave enough can enter the Red Light District. Despite being such an urbanised city, Amsterdam is home to plenty of lush green spaces which make great escapes from the bustle. Vondelpark is the best of them, close to the city centre with picnic spots, sculptures and ponds. Book cheap tickets to Amsterdam from India and look forward to planning the ultimate city break.