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Lonely Planet Amsterdam is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Cruise the curved passageways of the city's canals, treat your eyes to the world's largest Van Gogh collection, or ride a bicycle through the windmill-dotted countryside; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Amsterdam and begin your journey now!
Inside Lonely Planet Amsterdam Travel Guide:
- Colour maps and images throughout
- Highlights and itineraries show you the simplest way to tailor your trip to your own personal needs and interests
- Insider tips save you time and money and help you get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
- Essential info at your fingertips - including hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, and prices
- Honest reviews for all budgets - including eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, and hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
- Cultural insights give you a richer and more rewarding travel experience - including history, art, music, architecture, eating, drinking, entertainment, and more
- Free, convenient pull-out Amsterdam map (included in print version), plus over 35 colour neighbourhood maps
- Useful features - including Walking Tours, Travel with Children, and Day Trips
- Coverage of Nieuwmarkt, Medieval Centre, Red Light District, Western Canal Ring, Southern Canal Ring, Jordaan, Vondelpark, Old South, De Pijp, Plantage, Eastern Islands, Oosterpark, and more
The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Amsterdam, our most comprehensive guide to Amsterdam, is perfect for those planning to both explore the top sights and take the road less travelled.
- Looking for just the highlights of Amsterdam? Check out Lonely Planet's Pocket Amsterdam, a handy-sized guide focused on the can't-miss sights for a quick trip.
- Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet's The Netherlands guide for a comprehensive look at all the country has to offer.
Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, Karla Zimmerman, and Sarah Chandler.
About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet's mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves in.
TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards 2012 and 2013 winner in Favorite Travel Guide category
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