Near by Hotel Mansion
The National Maritime Museum (Het Scheepvaartmuseum) exposes deep influence of sailing and shipping on Dutch wealth and culture. Playful and interactive exhibitions allow visitors to explore 500 years of Dutch maritime history.
Science Museum Nemo
NEMO is the largest science centre in the Netherlands and fourth most visited museum in the Netherlands. It is a perfect place for anyone with an inquiring mind. Everything in NEMO is connected to science and technology.
The Public Library Amsterdam is the largest library of the Benelux and is a cultural centre of the Netherlands.
Amsterdam's main train station is the real heart of the city and the biggest public transport transfer spot, serving not only visitors but also city inhabitants.
Red Light District
Red light District is a part of Amsterdam's tradition of tolerance earning the city a reputation of freedom and openness.
The Amsterdam Chinatown is relatively small but it still manages to convey a whiff of Asia. This cozy area between the Red Light District and Nieuwmarkt (The New Market) is crammed with Asian supermarkets, numerious Indonesian, Malaysian, Chinese and Thai restaurants, shops, massage salons and apothecaries. Zeedijk Buddhist temple, known as Fo Guang Shan He Hua, is the largest Chinese Buddhist monastery in Europe and is the most famous tourist attraction in Amsterdam Chinatown.
Dam is considered the very heart of Amsterdam. The square is dominated by The Royal Palace (Koninklijk Paleis), the 15th century Gothic Nieuwe Kerk (The New Church), wax museum Madame Tussauds and a majestic white stone pillar, the Nationl Monument. In contrast to its turbulent history, the main town square is now a peaceful place and is home to hundreds of pigeons and tourits.