Summer holidays is the best part of a year for most of the people. It is great opportunity not only to rest and recharge our batteries, it is also amazing chance to visit some interesting place. If you are more interested into sightseeing than in laying on a beach you should consider a vacations in Amsterdam. What nice monuments are waiting for us in there?
Netherlands are very far away land for Polish travelers, but even so we may travel there by bus. Many Poles are working in Amsterdam and other cities, so transfers like that are very popular, especially for citizens from western Poland. A ticket i both sides to Netherlands cost around 200 zlotys, so it is very reasonable price PLL LOT. However, the trip itself may be very uncomfortable for some people, we are driving for many hours, not everyone would like that. And because of that a lot more convenient mode of transportation to Amsterdam will be an airplane. Direct transfers to the capital departures twice a week from Warsaw and Cracow. Poznan and Wroclaw are offering flights to Eindhoven, situated two hours drive from Amsterdam. You can use a comfortable and fast train or rent a car.
The capital of Netherlands is filled with breathtaking monuments, also the landscape of the city is really charming. While visiting Amsterdam you will have a great chance to learn more about world war two, in Ann Frank’s House. This Jewish girl was hiding in this building with her family for couple of years. Another important travel point is Rembrandthuis, former residence of this brilliant painter. Entire building is filled with personal items of Rembrandt, not only paintings or letters, but also furniture and clothes. If you are admirer of less ordinary entertainment you can go to the Red Light District. This is very long street with many store windows and behind each beautiful lady is standing waiting for customer.
During warm, sunny day you have to rent a bike and have a tour around town. It is the best opportunity to explore entire Amsterdam. In the city you will also find the Heineken Experience, old brewery in which you may learn how to brew classical, Dutch beverage. For beautiful paintings of Ditch artists you may visit Rijksmuseum. You will see in there masterpieces of Rembrandt, Vermeer, Bosch and a lot more. On the other hand, Madame Tussauds gallery is nice idea option to get photograph wit some celebrities, actors or even Dutch royal family. Everyone made of wax.