Amsterdam Diaries

Amsterdam Diaries

Amsterdam, the city of canals,the city of museums and also the city of some of the tastiest and beautiful desserts. We were in Amsterdam just for a two days right at the beginning of October which I felt was the best time to be in Amsterdam. Only two days in Amsterdam we decided to make most of it.

Keep on reading to find out how we spent our 2 days in Amsterdam

Gingerbread houses on Damrak

As soon as we started our second day, we headed to the famous gingerbread houses of Amsterdam. One of the most Instagrammable locations of the city. To reach there just head towards the Amsterdam Central Station – near the boat parking on the Damrak.

Canal views

The canals in Amsterdam have a great cultural value and it is impossible to miss these canals. My favourites were the one around de negen strategies – The nine streets.

Dam Square

Dam Square, the main town square in Amsterdam. With the royal palace on one side, national monument, Neiuwe Kerk this square is really a great place to chill.

Flower Markets

Netherlands is know for its beautiful flowers and a  visit to a flower markets is a must.

Museums

If you are a museum buff then obviously you know Amsterdam is a museum haven. We visited Rijiksmuseum only but there are many other museums which you can visit in Amsterdam.

 

Where to eat

Amsterdam has some really amazing places to eat.

The Pancake Bakery
Meatless District – Vegan

Desserts
Stroopwaffles
Polaberry for chocolate coated strawberries

a must try are the Dutch/Holland fries

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