Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Pocket Amsterdam is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Sleep in a houseboat on the city's canals, ponder the small world of Anne Frank Huis, or ride a bicycle through Vondelpark; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of the best of Amsterdam and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet Pocket Amsterdam: Full-colour maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Free, convenient pull-out Amsterdam map (included in print version), plus over 18 colour neighbourhood maps User-friendly layout with helpful icons, and organised by neighbourhood to help you pick the best spots to spend your time Covers City Centre, Jordaan, Western Canals, Southern Canal Belt, Vondelpark, Old South, De Pijp, Oosterpark, Nieuwmarkt, Plantage, Harbour, Eastern Docklands, Westerpark, Western Islands and more The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Pocket Amsterdam, a colourful, easy-to-use, and handy guide that literally fits in your pocket, provides on-the-go assistance for those seeking only the can't-miss experiences to maximize a quick trip experience., Looking for a comprehensive guide that recommends both popular and offbeat experiences, and extensively covers all of Amsterdam's neighbourhoods? Check out Lonely Planet Amsterdam. Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet The Netherlands for a comprehensive look at all the country has to offer. Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet.,
Your Guide to the 10 Best of Everything in Amsterdam. Discover the best of everything this vibrant city has to offer with the essential, pocket-sized DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide: Amsterdam with pull-out map. Top 10 lists showcase the best places to visit in Amsterdam, from Anne Frank's House to the stunning Rijks museum and Van Gogh Museum. Ten easy-to-follow itineraries explore the city's most interesting areas - from the busy old town to peaceful canals and waterways - while reviews of the best hotels, shops and restaurants in Amsterdam will help you plan your perfect trip. The perfect pocket sized guide for those travelling to Amsterdam. This paperback book has 160 pages and measures: 19 x 10 x 1cm.
Excellent quality ceramic Money Box which has a rubber plug in the bottom. Has the destination of the holiday in which is to be saved up for. Would make a great gift for any occasion. Approx. Measurements: 9cm x 8cm. Comes within a box.
*A SCOTSMAN TRAVEL BOOK OF THE YEAR* Stranded at Schiphol airport, Ben Coates called up a friendly Dutch girl he'd met some months earlier. He stayed for dinner. Actually, he stayed for good., In the first book to consider the hidden heart and history of the Netherlands from a modern perspective, the author explores the length and breadth of his adopted homeland and discovers why one of the world's smallest countries is also so significant and so fascinating. It is a self-made country, the Dutch national character shaped by the ongoing battle to keep the water out from the love of dairy and beer to the attitude to nature and the famous tolerance. Ben Coates investigates what makes the Dutch the Dutch, why the Netherlands is much more than Holland and why the colour orange is so important., Along the way he reveals why they are the world's tallest people and have the best carnival outside Brazil. He learns why Amsterdam's brothels are going out of business, who really killed Anne Frank, and how the Dutch manage to be richer than almost everyone else despite working far less. He also discovers a country which is changing fast, with the Dutch now questioning many of the liberal policies which made their nation famous.A personal portrait of a fascinating people, a sideways history and an entertaining travelogue, Why the Dutch are Different is the story of an Englishman who went Dutch., And loved it.
Amsterdam is renowned as an anything-goes city. But it helps to know where to go. With the help of expert local writers, Time Out Amsterdam takes you beyond the superficial into the places where the locals work, play and imbibe, providing the lowdown on its museums and galleries, the best eating, shopping and carousing, the most interesting sights, excursions - and, of course - cycling routes., The revamped Guide continues to chart the ups and downs of this cosy but dynamic city. It retains the street-wise independence and local expertise that the series is known for, while improving many features to help visitors navigate the city.
The ideal travel companion, full of insider advice on what to see and do, plus detailed itineraries and comprehensive maps for exploring this vibrant city.Stroll along atmospheric canals, enjoy Dutch paintings at the Rijksmuseum or browse the city's colourful markets: everything you need to know is clearly laid out within colour-coded chapters. Discover the best of Amsterdam with this indispensable travel guide.Inside DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Amsterdam:- Over 25 colour maps, plus a large-scale pull-out map of the city and a transport map, help you navigate with ease- Simple layout makes it easy to find the information you need- Comprehensive tours and itineraries of Amsterdam, designed for every interest and budget- Illustrations and floorplans show the insides of the Oude Kerk, the Van Gogh Museum, the Rijksmuseum and more, plus a fold-out illustration depicts a walk along the canal, picking out the architectural highlights along the way- Colour photographs of Amsterdam's canals and waterways, architecture, museums, churches and more - Detailed chapters, with area maps, cover Oude Zijde, Nieuwe Zijde, the Western Canal Ring, Central Canal Ring and Eastern Canal Ring, Museum Quarter, Plantage and beyond the city- Historical and cultural context gives you a richer travel experience: learn about the city's fascinating history, museums and galleries, canals and waterways, cafes and bars, and more - Essential travel tips: our expert choices of where to stay, eat, shop and sightsee, plus how to get around, useful phrases, and visa and health information DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Amsterdam is a detailed, easy-to-use guide designed to help you get the most from your visit to Amsterdam.DK Eyewitness: winner of the Top Guidebook Series in the Wanderlust Reader Travel Awards 2017. "No other guide whets your appetite quite like this one" - The IndependentPlanning a shorter break? Try our DK Eyewitness Top 10 Amsterdam guide.About DK Eyewitness Travel: DK's highly visual Eye
The fast-track guide for the smart traveller.Your passport to global style, Wallpaper* City Guides present an insider's checklist of all you need to know about the world's most intoxicating cities. Under slick Pantone covers, these pocket-sized travel bibles unearth the hippest nightlife, the buzziest hotels, the coolest retail, the most influential art galleries and cultural spaces, the best in local design and the contemporary architecture that defines a city.
Amsterdam is not just any city. Despite its relative size it has stood alongside its larger cousins - Paris, London, Berlin - and has influenced the modern world to a degree that few other cities have. Sweeping across the city's colourful thousand year history, Amsterdam will bring the place to life: its sights and smells; its politics and people., Concentrating on two significant periods - the late 1500s to the mid 1600s and then from the Second World War to the present, Russell Shorto's masterful biography looks at Amsterdam's central preoccupations. Just as fin-de-siecle Vienna was the birthplace of psychoanalysis, seventeenth century Amsterdam was the wellspring of liberalism, and today it is still a city that takes individual freedom very seriously. A wonderfully evocative book that takes Amsterdam's dramatic past and present and populates it with a whole host of colourful characters, Amsterdam is the definitive book on this great city.
This handy pocket-sized guide is packed with ideas for things to do in in Amsterdam, and includes a sturdy pull-out map to help you navigate with ease: everything you need for a perfect day out.From strolling along the Prinsengracht to exploring world-class art in the magnificent Rijksmuseum or Van Gogh Museum - discover the essential sights of Amsterdam with this great-value, concise travel guide and map.Inside Amsterdam Pocket Map and Guide:- Compact format - about the size of a mobile phone - means you can slip it in your pocket on a day trip or short stay- Easy-to-use pull-out map shows Amsterdam in detail, and includes a transport map- Colour-coded area guide makes it easy to find information quickly and plan your day- Illustrations show the inside of Oude Kerk and Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder- Colour photographs of Amsterdam's museums, architecture, shops, cathedrals and more- Covers Oude Zijde, Nieuwe Zijde, Western Canal Ring, Central Canal Ring, Museum Quarter, Plantage and moreOn a longer break? Try our DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Amsterdam for a more in-depth guide to the city. About DK Eyewitness Travel: DK's highly visual Eyewitness guides show you what others only tell you, with easy-to-read maps, tips and tours to inform and enrich your holiday. DK is the world's leading illustrated reference publisher, producing beautifully designed books for adults and children in over 120 countries.
Pocket Rough Guide Amsterdam is an easy to use, inspiring travel guide to a city which has something for everyone -- art lovers, lounge lovers, cycling fans and night owls will all be spoilt for choice in the Dutch capital. Rough Guides have trawled Amsterdam for the very best cafes, coffeeshops, restaurants, shops, clubs and bars, and described all the key sights, from the Van Gogh Museum to the Anne Frank Huis, in absorbing detail.Tailored itineraries, inspirational photography, neighbourhood-by-neighbourhood accounts and accurate maps (including a handy pull-out map) will all help you make the most of your trip. There's no need to waste precious moments of your mini-break wading through online reviews - Pocket Rough Guide Amsterdam combines tell-it-like-it-is recommendations with all the practical info you'll need for the perfect Amsterdam experience.