Amsterdam has many totally different tourist attractions. Obviously, thanks to this the city is even more interesting and tempting for tourists from all over the world. However, sometimes it might be difficult to choose the best things to do and to see, if the choice it too big.
Undoubtedly, one of the things that every visitor of Amsterdam should do, is to take a boat trip on its famous canals. It is very unforgettable experience. The fact, that canals are listed as the UNESCO heritage can serve as a good confirmation, that they are definitely worth to see. Probably the best time to have this water trip is evening time, when bridges and surroundings building are beautifully lit up with many lights. Thanks to this, the atmosphere and the whole boat trip is simply unforgettable. The other thing that is a “must do”, also connected with the symbols of the city, is visiting the Amsterdam Tulip Museum. This museum, located in Joordan, will help you to understand the long and fascinating “relationship” between the Netherlands and famous Tulips, which are the icon of the country. The museum is very interesting and you will hear there many amazing and extremely interesting stories, among others about so called “Tulipomania” which happened in the seventeenth century. Those two described activities, will help you to become familiar with two things Amsterdam is particularly famous for: canals and tulips.
However, there are many other extremely interesting attractions and activities in Amsterdam. One of them is an opportunity to have a beer tasting in a windmill. In the city there are currently eight windmills remained. If you visit de Gooyer mill, located in the Eastern Island (Oostelijke Eilanden), you will have a chance to taste a bear from the amazing artisan microbrewery. Beers are organic and served on a terrace with an outstanding view. You need to admit, that such trip is an extremely interesting way of discovering famous Dutch windmills. Another thing which is a “must do” while visiting Amsterdam is definitely renting a bike. The city is famous all over the world for its bikes and its popularity among Amsterdam’ citizens. Therefore, you should also try it out and do it as locals do. In fact, bicycling might be the best way to discover the city. There are plenty of bicycle roads so you do not have to worry about bicycling on the street or on the pavement. Furthermore, it is very easy to rent a bike and it might be done in almost every place all around the city.