You can never visit Amsterdam just once in your life- the city will always draw you right back. This is a city that has stayed popular throughout the years. The beautiful canals, stunning buildings and the wonderful people make up a city that is beautiful and impossible to hate. You will never get bored in this city, or run out of things to do. It lies along the coast of the beautiful North Sea coastline- this is the coast that lends the city it's wonderful, moderate climate. You can enjoy the beautiful canals and culture of the city the whole year round. The only thing that determines the length of your trip is your budget. Contrary to popular belief, it is possible for you to travel across Amsterdam on a tight budget. You can cut the length of your trip or you could just choose some cheap Amsterdam hotels and stay for as long as you want!
Explore the antiquity of the city
Amsterdam has an inexhaustible list of historical monuments, canals and places to see. You should most certainly visit the Old Centre of the City, the Jewish Quarter, the Niewe Kerk, the Anne Frank Museum, etc. Make sure you take enough time to go on a romantic canal ride, visit the small galleries, cafes and pattiserries that line the canals in the Jordaan district. For those of you who are looking to indulge, the Red Light District is always a daring option. Beware- the Red Light District is certainly not for the humble or the faint hearted.
Accommodation in Amsterdam
Amsterdam is a laid-back city. The Dutch people are incredibly tolerant and friendly. It is said that 1/4th of Amsterdam is made up of foreigners. Almost all people speak English, so you won't even need a translation book! When in Amsterdam, make sure that you pack a light sweater or two. Amsterdam does not get hot, but there is a high chance of chilly weather throughout the year. In winters, make sure you carry an umbrella. Tourists and the Dutch agree that Amsterdam is best enjoyed and experienced when one is on foot, so be prepared for a lot of walking.
There is no lack of cheap Amsterdam hotels for you to stay in. It is one of the largest tourist destinations in the world- and it has accommodation options to meet that status. There are thousands of high-class hotels, bed and breakfasts, and lodges as well. As we already mentioned- it is possible for one to budget travel in Amsterdam. All you have to do is stick to cheap Amsterdam hotels throughout the trip and you will be able to enjoy a longer holiday!
Experience Amsterdam – The City steeped in History