Amsterdam is a city of two halves; on one side there are beautiful canals and quirky buildings, and on the other side lies the downright strange and utterly bewildering.
Amsterdam is always a backpacker's first stop in the Netherlands, but do so few people never go outside it? This is what you're missing.
You might know Amsterdam for its coffee shops and the Red Light District, but there's so much more to discover in this amazing city.
Amsterdam can be a wild city any night of the week, so what happens when you accidentally turn up on the national holiday of King's Day?
Not many travellers go outside Amsterdam when they visit the Netherlands. This is what might happen if you brave leaving the city limits.
A lot of backpackers go to Amsterdam to visit a coffee shop and smoke some legal weed. Unfortunately it doesn't always work out.
The top reasons why you should study abroad and a chat with Dave Brett, an expert in studying abroad in Finland and the Netherlands.