Let’s go to Amsterdam, the city of canals. A canal ride is definitely one of the best ways to get to know Amsterdam.
Canal cruising is a real tradition in Amsterdam which goes back to 17th century. The city built on 165 canals which are recognised as a UNESCO world heritage site.
I love cities surrounded with water and love activities on water so it was pretty clear I wouldn’t miss a canal boat trip to see Amsterdam from this perspective.
I took a hop on – hop off canal cruise with Canal Bus which has 3 lines and 16 stops and very convenient to go to many touristic sites and museums such as Van Gogh Museum, Rijksmuseum and Anne Frank House.
For more insights get Lonely Planet Travel Guide for Amsterdam.
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