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Amsterdam Travel Information

As one of the most popular short break destinations in Europe, Amsterdam attracts millions of visitors every year with its mixture of culture, laid back lifestyle, rich history, and top quality shopping. From the world-class art collection in the Rijksmuseum through to the sleazy coffee shops and the red light district, there is something to excite every sensibility on the streets of this unique city. Whether you want to shop ‘til you drop in the glossy malls, cruise along the canals, or site at a café and watch the world go by, Amsterdam is a destination that you will love.

Guide to Amsterdam Attractions

Make time in Amsterdam to see the sights. Some of the main Amsterdam highlights every visitor should see, the Rijksmuseum is one of the best. Other popular sights like the Anne Frank House are also well worth seeking out. Amsterdam’s culture guarantees plenty to see. Why not book a Amsterdam city tour before you travel and allow our expert Amsterdam based guides to show you some of Amsterdam’s hidden treasures.

Sport in Amsterdam

Amsterdam’s population are avid fans of Football, and the best-known team is Ajax who play at the Amsterdam ArenA. The biggest event in the Amsterdam sporting calendar is undoubtedly Ajax versus Feyenoord, which takes place at the Amsterdam ArenA and is quite a spectacle!

Guide to Amsterdam Attractions

Make time in Amsterdam to see the sights. Some of the main Amsterdam highlights every visitor should see, the Rijksmuseum is one of the best. Other popular sights like the Anne Frank House are also well worth seeking out. Amsterdam’s culture guarantees plenty to see. Why not book a Amsterdam city tour before you travel and allow our expert Amsterdam based guides to show you some of Amsterdam’s hidden treasures.

Weather in Amsterdam

It is easy to find the perfect time to go to Amsterdam with our guide to the climate of Amsterdam. The table below shows the average temperatures in Amsterdam throughout the year to show you what weather to expect in Amsterdam.

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Amsterdam Driving Guide

All you need to drive legally in Amsterdam is your standard UK driving license. For safety in Netherlands, check your license is valid prior to travel to Amsterdam. In Amsterdam, as with the rest of Netherlands, drive on the right hand side of the road. For your convenience, you can book car hire in Amsterdam in advance of travel to Netherlands and there are several car hire offices in Amsterdam where you can pick up your car.

Amsterdam Airport Guide

Schiphol Airport is approximately 9 miles southwest of Amsterdam. The airport, whose international IATA code is AMS is only about 1 hours flight from London. Regular buses operate into Amsterdam, and taxis are also available. Schiphol Airport has many shops to browse before you fly, offering souvenirs from your time in Amsterdam to help you remember your stay.

Amsterdam British Embassy Address

If you get into trouble in Amsterdam, or just need some advice, the Amsterdam British Consulate is the place to go.

British Embassy,
Konigslaan 44
1075 AE Amsterdam
Netherlands

Telephone: (31) (20) 676 4343

Amsterdam Overview

City Name: Amsterdam
Country: Netherlands
Language: Dutch
Currency: Euro
Time Difference: GMT + 1
Electricity Supply: 220V AC 50Hz
Mobile Phone: GSM 900/1800

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