Monday, January 18, 2010

An elegant city Amsterdam

hotel in amsterdamAmsterdam is an elegant and unusual city in that it has all the advantages of a big city - culture, history, food, entertainment and good transport that is most of the people want to enjoy their vacations in hôtel Amsterdam and it is the capital and largest city of the Netherlands which is located in the province of North Holland in the west of the country. Its name is derived from Amstellerdam, indicative of the city's origin: a dam in the river Amstel. In the past years it was settled as small fishing village and it become one of the most important ports in the world during the Dutch Golden Age, a result of its innovative developments in trade. During that time, the city was the leading center for finance and diamonds. People vacationning in Hotel Amsterdam say that it is the financial and cultural capital of the Netherlands. Like the Amsterdam Stock Exchange, the oldest stock exchange in the world is located in the city centre.

Visitors enjoying in hotel Amsterdam say that Amsterdam has a broad spectrum of recreational and cultural sights that range from fascinating old buildings, like the Oude Kerk, to oddities such as the Hash Marihuana Museum. Museums are the main tourist attraction in Amsterdam it has over fifty museums which attract many millions of visitors every year who want to enjoy their vacations in hotel Amsterdam. The famous museums of Amsterdam are as follows:- Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh museum and Stedelijk museum. The city also has the famous sites and monuments which also be of interest and are an essential part of the Amsterdam Experience. The Oude Kerk :- this old church with little houses clinging to it sides, remains a calm heaven at the heart of the frenceric Red Light District. The Amsterdam's canals :- The number of canals have led Amsterdam to become known as "The Venice of the North" and thus a trip to Amsterdam is not complete without a boat cruise.

hotel in amsterdamPeople vacationning in hotel Amsterdam say that the city is also famous for it's festival like on 30th April they enjoy it as the "Queen's Day" and it is real festive occassion in the Amsterdam which starts the night before and lasts well into the small hours the next day. Then the Holland Festival will take place from the 1st of June up and until the 27th, in most all of the larger theatres and concert halls in Amsterdam. The Stadsschouwburg acts as the festival centre, dominating cultural life and events in the Dutch capital throughout the month and finally the 8th edition of SAIL will take place from 19 to 23 August 2010. For five days long, the Amsterdam IJ harbour will serve as the backdrop for a festive programme full of music, culture and nautical riches and it also includes a extensive accompanying programme on the wharfs, with activities performance and expositions for young and old.

Amsterdam is also very famous for its Coster diamonds that is why most of the visitors want to enjoy their vacations in Amsterdam hotel and they come to see Coster Diamonds craftsman at work every year. Amsterdam's main attractions, including its historic canals, the Rijksmuseum, the Van Gogh Museum, Hermitage Amsterdam, Anne Frank House, its red-light district, and its many cannabis coffee shops attract most of the people who want to enjoy their vacations in hôtels Amsterdam which increases the no. of visitor annually and this is very beneficial for every country and city.

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