• Amsterdam Vacation Travel Guide | Expedia
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    Amsterdam Vacation Travel Guide | Expedia

    With just over 1.2 million people, Amsterdam is the largest city in The Netherlands, a country most people know as Holland. This multicultural city warmly embraces tourists, with over 3.5 million people visiting each year. The Dutch are very tolerant and fun to talk with, and everybody speaks English. The heart of the city is so picturesque that it is like an historical open-air museum. No wonder that the inner canal district is an internationally protected heritage site. In the 17th century Amsterdam was a center for world economy and many of the canal houses and old warehouses date from this Golden Age. Some landmarks, such as the Oude Kerk…

  • What To Do In Rotterdam, The Netherlands | Eileen Aldis Travel Channel
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    What To Do In Rotterdam, The Netherlands | Eileen Aldis Travel Channel

    Hi guys! Today’s video is a city tour or guide of Rotterdam in the Netherlands. I feel like cities are a little bit like people. Sometimes they’re shy, a bit reserved, it’s a little bit harder, takes more effort to get to know them. Sometimes people just stick their hand out and give you a firm handshake and you get this immediate sense of exactly who they are. I feel like Rotterdam is definitely in the latter category. The word that I think of when I picture the city of Rotterdam is vision. Above all, the city has vision. It knows what it wants to be and how it wants…