Amsterdam 1 day
The city on the water, the capital of the Netherlands requiresattention and leisurely explore, but I decided to know Amsterdam for 1 day is also a good chance to see all the most important. The more that the old city center attractions are quite compact.
Among the canals and bridges
Central Station - a place where all comeexpress trains and, in particular, and from the airport. From here starts the vast majority of tourist routes and the station building can serve as an excellent reference point for caught in the capital of the Netherlands for the first time. The historic center of the city, called by its inhabitants with great affection quarters of the big channels, begins right at the exit from the station. Home Amsterdam area is referred to as short - Dame. She collected on his hand a lot of architectural monuments. One of them - the Royal Palace, where more than two centuries, live and manage subjects Dutch monarchs. The new church, located on the square confuses those who know her age, and compares it with the name. The temple was erected in 1408, and since then the Nieuwe Kerk is a worthy ornament of the city canals that raschertili Amsterdam on 90 islands.
Wall Street's Sister
From Dam Square departs famous street Damrak,which is for the city something of Wall Street to New York. It is Europe's first stock exchange and other financial institutions. That Damrak you can walk from the train station in the center of Amsterdam and 1 day plunge in several historical eras.
Damrak was once the canal was filled in the lateXIX century. Today, there are open dozens of craft shops where you can buy traditional Dutch souvenirs and handicrafts. And the main street of Amsterdam - it is an endless string of cafes and restaurants, which is important for the traveler who lacks the extra time to find a dinner place.
Photographed with Lady Gaga
Once in the capital of the Netherlands, you can seea great many celebrities in one place on the central square. One of the first Madame Tussauds is located in Amsterdam, and many well-known figures became his wax exhibits. Take photo with Jennifer Lopez or become a Bond girl for a minute, look into the eyes of cannibals lecturer or to touch the edge of the dress Marilyn - in Amsterdam, one day, nothing is impossible.