The Dam Square is the most well-known square in Amsterdam; located close to Amsterdam Central Station. This is the central location to explore the city centre, as this is the base to go out shopping, visit museums or the red-light district.
The Dam Square is about 15 min. walking from our appartement and its worth the walk. On both sides of the square you will find Amsterdams biggest shopping streets, Nieuwedijk and Kalverstraat. On the Square you can find the historical Palace, madame tussauds, Bijenkorf (shopping mall) and various…
“Lots of bars and clubs there. Check out the Melkweg, Paradiso, Sugar Factory, Waterhole, Bourbon Street...”
“Anne Frank is one of Amsterdam’s most well known former residents. The Anne Frank House at Prinsengracht 263 in Amsterdam is where she lived in hiding with her family for more than two years during World War II. Now converted into a museum it contains a sobering exhibition about the persecution of the Jews during the war, as well as discrimination in general.”
“If you wanna enjoy more clubs and bars, you should go to Rembrandtplein! This place has a lot of smaller clubs and lots of bars. It's very touristic but also fun!”
“A restaurant run partly by deaf catering students, so point at your menu and feel like a tourist for once in the city where almost everyone speaks English! Good food, huge portions. ”