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Tips for Traveling Amsterdam on a Budget

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Amsterdam

Beyond the smoky coffee shops and seedy red-light district, Amsterdam is a dynamic city. A cycling paradise with a fascinating history, this Northern European city is an essential stop.

It was so hard to narrow it down to the top ten things you must do in Amsterdam and it’s really one of those cities you can come back to time and time again. And, of course, you’ll want to venture through the rest of the Netherlands as well!

Whatever you do and wherever you go, one thing is going to strike you about Amsterdam: it’s expensive!

Your euro just doesn’t stretch as far here as it would in Madrid or Rome. However, you still can have an unforgettable adventure without breaking the bank!

Here are a few of my key tips for traveling Amsterdam on a budget!

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Netherlands ? The European Wonder-land

Netherlands

Netherlands

The football frenzy might be over, but Netherlands remains one of the world’s most travelled countries. The country has an unrelenting and lively spirit, which makes it just the right destination to have a vacation in. A glance at some of the most exciting places in the country follows.

People the world over have different opinions about the city of Amsterdam, and not all of them are positive… or accurate! The city is unorthodox, and probably not to everybody’s liking in the first place. But once you are in there, there are very few cities that can match up to the unique experience the capital of Netherlands can offer you...

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Suriname

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Suriname

Surinamese people like to talk about their country as the ‘beating heart of the Amazon’, and this is true: the tiny South American state of Suriname is made of a dense convergence of rivers, tropical rainforest and a unique ethnic and cultural diversity: the Surinamese people are the Sdescendants of Chinese, Javanese and Indian workers, West African slaves, indigenous Amerindians and Lebanese, Jewish and Dutch settlers.

Suriname was the last Dutch colony in South America. Colonial past can be remembered easily walking on the streets of Paramaribo, a capital full of restaurants, shopping venues and night spots...

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