Parks for strolling and riding, resting between museums, scoffing stroopwafels or just lounging on the grass.
There is something to be said for bundling a whole lot of travel kitsch under the one roof.
This is a seriously good hotel with a quirky, fun side.
You could queue for hours at some of Amsterdam's most popular attractions. Skip the crowds and visit these worth sights instead.
Seeing Amsterdam as a young man is a whole lot different to seeing it as an older traveller.
It is hard not be affected by this family's hiding place from the Nazis that also sheltered a young girl's hopes and fears.
My husband and I have three nights in Amsterdam. Is there a hop on hop off bus service?
The birthplace of everything from clogs, Heineken, Anne Frank to Van Gogh and Rembrant, Amsterdam's museums and galleries are full of some of the world's finest art. Ramble its narrow streets lined with picturesque seventeenth-century buildings on two wheels, or cruise its canals on a houseboat. Experience its cafe culture, and, if you dare, end the day with a sneak peak at its infamous red light district.