Tag: Breweries


Nine Street

Ann Frank House


Breweries of Amsterdam: Brouwerij ‘t IJ, Oedipus Brewing

Dam Square [Dam Square is the triumphal checkpoint of countless visitors to Amsterdam and an ideal first stop punctuated by local attractions like the National Monument, the Royal Palace, the fifteenth-century “New Church,” and De Bijenkorf for shopping.]

Amsterdam is a vibrant and beautiful city with a rich history and culture. Here are some things to see and do in Amsterdam:

  1. Visit the Van Gogh Museum – This museum is dedicated to the works of Vincent van Gogh and has the largest collection of his paintings and drawings in the world.
  2. Explore the Anne Frank House – Visit the home where Anne Frank and her family hid during World War II and learn about their experiences during the Nazi occupation.
  3. Take a Canal Cruise – See the city from a different perspective by taking a canal cruise. You’ll get to see the beautiful architecture and learn about the city’s history.
  4. Visit the Rijksmuseum – This museum is dedicated to the art and history of the Netherlands and houses some of the country’s most important artworks.
  5. Explore the Jordaan Neighborhood – This charming neighborhood is known for its narrow streets, trendy shops, and delicious food.
  6. See the Tulip Fields – If you’re visiting in the spring, take a trip to the nearby tulip fields for a stunning display of colors.
  7. Visit the Red Light District – While controversial, the Red Light District is a unique part of Amsterdam’s culture and history.
  8. Explore Vondelpark – This beautiful park is the perfect place to relax and enjoy some fresh air. There are also often events and concerts held here.
  9. Visit the Heineken Experience – Learn about the history of Heineken beer and see how it’s made on a tour of the Heineken brewery.
  10. Try the Local Cuisine – Amsterdam has some delicious local food, including stroopwafels, bitterballen, and Dutch pancakes.

With so much to see and do, Amsterdam is a must-visit destination. Whether you’re interested in art, history, or just want to explore the city’s charming neighborhoods, there’s something for everyone in Amsterdam.