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5 Best Museums in Amsterdam for Art and History Buffs

Want to visit the best museums in Amsterdam? The Dutch capital is home to some of the best museums and art galleries in the world. In fact, there are over 70 museums in the city making it impossible to visit them in just one trip. To you help you decide which ones to visit, we’ve rounded up our favourite museums in Amsterdam where you can learn about Dutch history and view spectacular art. From the masterpieces of Vincent Van Gogh, the famous story that lies in the Anne Frank House to the thousands of Dutch books in the Rijksmuseum library, these are the best museums in Amsterdam…

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Where to Get the Best Dim Sum in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is a foodie’s heaven. The city is heaving with cuisines from all over the world, so it’s no surprise that if you’re after Amsterdam’s best dim sum, you won’t be short of options. Bite-size parcels of soft, perfectly seasoned dumplings served in little steamer baskets, from shrimp dumplings and soup dumplings to pork buns and veggie spring rolls. Take a seat at one of the best Chinese restaurants in Amsterdam and enjoy stacks upon stacks of delicious dim sum. Check out these affordable spots across the city to get your dim sum fix in Amsterdam…

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Amsterdam on a budget

Amsterdam on a Budget: 5 Ways to Save Money in the Dutch Capital

One of the many reasons Amsterdam is so popular with backpackers is because the city can be enjoyed on a budget. You don’t have to spend a fortune in the Dutch capital to experience it like a local. From eating at the city’s budget restaurants, staying in a hostel to making the most of the free things to do, Amsterdam is ideal for a cheap city break. We’ve devised some budget-friendly tips for you so that you know how to save some money in Amsterdam on your travels…

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Beer gardens Amsterdam

Best Beer Gardens in Amsterdam

What’s better than sipping on a cool Heineken in the Amsterdam sun? Sit back and enjoy the summer in one of Amsterdam’s best beer gardens. Whether it’s right by the river or from an open-top roof, we can’t think of any better way to spend a long summer’s day in Dam than being outside with a local Dutch beer in hand. With the sun setting as late as 10pm in the height of summertime, Amsterdam’s got to be one of the best cities in Europe for beer gardens. Plus the beer scene is massive! Read on to find out these buzzing beer gardens in Amsterdam you have to visit this summer…

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