Amsterdam Trip

Arrival –  Schiphol Airport

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If you land at Amsterdam’s airport (Schiphol), remember that you are 4 meters below sea level. Actually, if there weren’t any dikes, about a quarter of the Netherlands would disappear into the North Sea.

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Bikes, Bicycle, Basikal, Gerek (Kedah)

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By some estimates, Amsterdam has more bikes (1 million) than people (about 750,000). There are twice as many bikes as cars in the country.

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Waterlooplein Market

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Waterlooplein is a square in the centre of Amsterdam in the Netherlands, near the Amstel river. The daily flea market on the square is popular with tourists.

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Albert Cuyp Market

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The Albert Cuyp Market is a street market in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, on the Albert Cuypstraat between Ferdinand Bolstraat and Van Woustraat, in the De Pijp area of the Oud-Zuid district of the city.

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 Canals & Boats

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Amsterdam has no less than 165 canals and 1,281 bridges, earning the city the reputation of ‘Venice of the North’. There are also 2,500 house boats (boats with a fixed place in one of the canals that are used as permanent houses).


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