Sandeman's New Amsterdam Tours
The obelisk on the Dam's east side was built in 1956 to commemorate WWII's fallen. Fronted by two lions, its pedestal has a number of...
Madame Tussauds Amsterdam
Sure, Madame Tussauds wax museum is overpriced and cheesy, but its focus on local culture makes it fun: 'meet' the Dutch royals,...
Rents city, tandem, kids' and cargo bikes from a shop near the Dam.
Bubbles & Wines Champagne Bar
Ignore the silly name; this stylish wine bar is a gem. There are more than 50 quality wines by the glass, tasting flights (several...
Van Kerkwijk is so low-key you might not notice it, but locals sure know it's there; the small wooden tables are typically packed. They...
Sandeman's New Amsterdam Tours information
Energetic young guides working on a tip-only basis lead a three-hour jaunt past the top sights of the Medieval Centre and Red Light District (with a dip into the Jordaan). Meet at the Nationaal Monument on the Dam, regardless of the weather. The tour is first-come, first served; to guarantee a spot you can make a reservation.