This pub crawl through Leidseplein was absolutely fantastic! For only 20 euros, you get a free drink at every club you go to. It is a great way to meet other young travelers as well as hitting some great bars and clubs in Amsterdam (especially if you are unfamiliar with the area). While the bars may not be...more
If you haven't heard of Sandeman's New Europe tours already, then you have been missing out! This tour company provides guided tours in Amsterdam for free! Granted the tour guides work on tips, this is a great way to see the city if you are on a budget. You get to see the major areas of the city,...more
I'm not a big fan of brewery tours, but the Heineken Experience was well worth it. It is extremely interactive and holds your attention throughout the whole tour. Because Heineken is a sponsor for major events and organizations, like the UEFA Champions League, they have a lot more to show than...more
Hands down one of the most famous and moving places within the city. You get to tour the living quarters of the famous Anne Frank and her family during their hiding throughout the Nazi occupation during WWII. This chilling and sad representation of the horrors of the Nazi regime leaves an impression...more
The Van Gogh Museum is dedicated to none other than Vincent Van Gogh. This museum is filled with hundreds of his works including some of his famous pieces. A great museum to visit during your stay in Amsterdam.
This hostel has very appealing prices. Located outside of the city center, it can be a hike to get to, but is located next to two or three tram stops so it is relatively easy to find. They offer a free breakfast in the mornings. The appearance of the hall ways seems a bit unkept but the rooms and bathrooms...more
The central square in the city center of Amsterdam. This major town square is lined with many famous buildings, such as the Royal Palace and Madame Tussaud's, as well as restaurants and shops. A lot of tourists congregate here to snap pictures as well as meet tour groups that often depart from...more