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Explore Amsterdam’s markets

Explore Amsterdam’s markets When visiting a city like Amsterdam, you should definitely also visit one of Amsterdam’s markets. It is the perfect way to meet locals and of course the perfect place to discover local products. From real Dutch cheese to herring and from flowers to syrup waffles (stroopwafels). You can find everything and also

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Flower fields; one true Dutch attraction

Flower fields; one true Dutch attraction Spring season is high season in the bulb region in Holland. In this period when flower garden the Keukenhof is open and the bulb fields bloom, millions of visitors come to the area to enjoy the colorful fields. The popularity of the bulb region and amount of visitors is

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Amsterdam Expat City Information

About Amsterdam Amsterdam itself has a population of around 800,000 and is home to thousands of expats and international workers. With over a 160 different nationalities and it is the most divers city in the world. Amsterdam prides itself on its open attitude to new arrivals. It was one of the first cities in the Netherland

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Van Gogh Museum attracts more visitors

Van Gogh Museum attracts more visitors The Rijksmuseum may not anymore be the largest art institution in terms of number of visitors, but the Van Gogh Museum will probably attract more visitors next year. According to The Volkskrant in 2014 the Rijksmuseum attracted a record number of visitors: 2,474,352 people saw when the Night Watch.

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Amsterdam Tower

Amsterdam Tower The A’DAM LOOKOUT has reached a record number of visitors already. The viewpoint just opened its doors last year (Mai 2016) but is already a big success. This new tourist attraction in Amsterdam is a tower of 85 meters. The building was always used as an office, but since its renovation it is

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The Keukenhof

Dutch Design in the Keukenhof Mondrian and Rietveld The Keukenhof theme for 2017 will be Dutch Design. Together with its partners the Keukenhof expects that Dutch Design will add inspiring events to the flower park. Dutch Design characterizes Dutch sobriety combined with innovative solutions. This theme is inspired by well-known Dutch artists and designers, including Mondrian and

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Top 5 attractions of Amsterdam

Top 5 attractions of Amsterdam Amsterdam has many sights, attractions and stuff to see. We have selected a top 5 typical Amsterdam attractions. These selected sights are mostly things to do or to visit by day.   1. THE CANALS OF AMSTERDAM The Dutch capital Amsterdam is famous for its unique canals. The 17th-century canals

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The best way to explore Amsterdam

The best way to explore Amsterdam is the bike way A perfect way to explore Amsterdam is by bike. Amsterdam is quite a big city, but the city center is easy to explore in one day. On a bike you can cycle along the many attractions of Amsterdam, like the Westerkerk, the Anne Frank House,

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Zaanse Schans Windmills

From A to Z; from Amsterdam to Zaanse Schans More young people are finding their way to windmill village the Zaanse Schans. Most of the young tourists who visited Zaandam and the Zaanse Schans were young Asians. In 2015 almost 400,000 young Asian people have seen the windmills and ‘the typical Dutch landscape’ in the countryside

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Explore Amsterdam’s markets

When visiting a city like Amsterdam, you should definitely also visit one of Amsterdam’s markets. It is the perfect way to meet locals and of course the perfect place to discover local products. From real Dutch cheese to herring and from flowers to syrup waffles (stroopwafels). You can find everything and also at the local price, which is a big advantage. See it as a real exploration and a must do while touring around in Amsterdam.

Top 5 Amsterdam markets

Amsterdam has many different markets. All of them have something different to offer. Amsterdam Tour Deals made a list of top 5 markets in Amsterdam. The selection was made based on what the market has to offer, the market location and accessibility.

Albert Cuyp Market

For the real Amsterdam atmosphere, you should visit the Albert Cuyp. It is located in ‘the Pijp’ and is perhaps the most popular market in the Netherlands. A visit to Amsterdam is not complete without a visit to the Albert Cuyp. The market exists since 1905 and is therefore a piece of Amsterdam history.

Dappermarkt

The Dappermarkt or Dapper Market is a real neighborhood market. The market is located in Amsterdam-Oost and has a large range of products. What started as a neighborhood market is now a real world-wide market.

Bloemenmarkt (Flower Market)

The Flower Market is a floating flower market with a variety of flowers, plants, spheres, seeds, flower pots and tools. A lovely colorful place to wander around. The market is located in the city center of Amsterdam and was established around 1862.

Noordermarkt

The Noordermarkt or Noorder Market is a market with a tradition that goes back to the 17th century. It is located in the famous Amsterdam neighborhood the Jordaan in the center of Amsterdam.

Ten Katemarkt

The Ten Katemarkt, located in Amsterdam Oud West, is a market for all kinds of products. It was established in 1912. Not too far from the city center and next to the famous Foodhallen.

Tips and market tours

For any tips and advice feel free to contact Amsterdam Tour Deals. Check out the tours and package deals available in Amsterdam. For group tours Amsterdam Group Tours offers several possibilities, from private group trips for small groups to bus trips for large groups.