Amsterdam Things to Do Tips by OrlandoBR
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That`s where lived the Jewish girl who wrote that famous diary during the German occupation in WWII. Apparently, that`s A`dam`s #1 tourist attraction, as the lines to get in resembled Disney World at the peak of summer, going around the block, really...
Address: Prinsengracht 263
Directions: See the neighboring Westerkerk`s tower there in the back?
Unaware of the existence of this part of town, I accidentally ran it accross on my way back to the train station, during my very short visit to AMS. Then, gradually, stories of women on display behind the windows came back to my mind and I noticed I was right there in the heart of Amsterdam`s Red Light District, surrounded by unorthodox windows, shops, bars, people, and even monuments...
Directions: All the sequence of blocks (little islands, actually) starting from the Centraal Station
Address: Prinsengracht 279
In this multi-purposed square not far from the Centraal Station, there are the Koninklijk Paleis (King`s Palace, I suppose), the Nieuwe Kerk (both seen in my picture), plus Madame Tussaud`s and a certain Nationaal Monument...
Directions: Leave the train station and go straight ahead.
Address: Stadhouderskade 42
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