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There’s few better ways to enjoy Amsterdam, then by boat… Here’s a view of the Amstel–exactly, the very river that gave Amsterdam its name.
The bridge ahead is the Nieuwe Amstelbrug (New Amstel Bridge), aka Bridge number 101, connecting the Weesperzijde (‘Amsterdam East’) and the Amsteldijk (De Pijp, ‘Amsterdam-South’). You can also see the Rembrandt Tower (Rembrandttoren). The tower’s named after, indeed!, Rembrandt van Rijn. It’s Amsterdam’s first (office) skyscraper.
Some visitors of Amsterdam’s city centre seem to think they’re walking around in an open air museum. Oblivious to the fact there are cars and scooters and quite a few bikes on the street, they’ll walk on all roads available – something they probably wouldn’t think of doing in New York City! It’s actually not that weird a thought, though… Read more