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Yes it is just a square with roads on every corner always busy with tourists . Has Three tram stations two on the corners and one right in the middle.
Also surrounding it are three or four shopping malls and Starbucks along with many eating...More
Gorgeous square with lovely architecture, nice place to have a bit of a wander and its very close loads of tourist attractions. Impossible to miss on a trip but worth dedicating a little time to browsing the square and taking it all in.
It was a nice experience being able to see the Dam Square along with the lots of enthusiastic people with me. Seeing the Royal Palace sort of brought me back to the old times. The structures are just so fascinating and really, really high and...More
Dam square is the town square of Amsterdam, at a roughly 10min walk from the Centraal station. It has iconic buildings and monuments like the National monument, the Royal Palace, the Madam Tussaud’s museum and the New Church (Nieuwe Kerk). After walking through the lanes...More
To visit Amsterdam and not explore De Wallen (the Dutch name for this area) or to go only to gawk at its saucier aspects would mean missing the opportunity to view some of the city’s most picturesque canals, historic landmarks, and impeccably presented examples of traditional local architecture – not to mention Amsterdam’s own Chinatown, Europe’s largest Buddhist temple and more local treasures. Sure, there are some
less salubrious activities drawing the curious to this age-old part of time. Nevertheless, the Red Light District is still a very safe and incredibly fascinating area where at the turn of a corner you can be transported from the dingy glow of modern day neon red to a glorious 16th century Delft blue dreamscape.