Place in Amsterdam – Dam Square

The Dam Square. It is a big spacious square for people to hang out and meet. There are street performance might get your attention. It is the meeting point for the free walking day tour too. So it will be really crowded at 1 to 2pm. There were shopping outlet around it. You might find…

Place in Amsterdam – Flower Market

  The flower market. You can get tons of tulip flower seeds and some cheap typical souvenirs. Look around the shops and compare the price to get yourself a good deal.

Place in Amsterdam – Jordaan

Pronounced as “Iordaan” without the ‘j’ sound. The hostel hostess told me that if you want to see the local life, you might get to Jordaan. It used to be an industrial area back to old days but now become one of the most expensive place to live. The buildings there are unique and colorful….

Place in Amsterdam – Rijmuseum

The national biggest museum in Netherlands which display art pieces dated from 1600 to 1900 and artifact collections from the Old age. The museum building itself was the very old building consist of 3 floors. You can find the renaissance painting on the wall and the glass window. It might take you 2 to 3…

Food I had in Amsterdam

This is the special post only about food I had taken in Amsterdam. 1. Dutch? beef and salmon steak First meal in the dutch land. Wandering around the Ustrechstaart for 30 minutes and finally enter the restaurant. Cost around €24. The flavor of beef and salmon are playful around your tongue and taste better with…

First day in Amsterdam – Arrival

After 20 hours of flight journey I eventually made it for the first time. The sky over the cloud are blue so does my mood to explore the unknown city. So I took a quick glance around the airport, bought train ticket to amsterdam centraal. All the signs on the train platforms are in Dutch…