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What is Amsterdam known for?

Are you curious about what Amsterdam is known for? Then it is good to look at the possibilities. In this article we will briefly discuss the four most important activities that ensure a lot of tourists in Amsterdam. Would you like more information about the points below? Then it is good to consult the websites of the relevant activities. This way you can be sure that you are provided with all the necessary information.

Smoking a joint

Weed, a product that is illegal almost everywhere. It is legal in the Netherlands and mainly in Amsterdam. For this reason you see more and more that foreign people go on holiday to Amsterdam to smoke a joint. Are you curious and do you want to try it? No problem! There are several coffee shops in Amsterdam where you can do this, which is nice. This way you can be sure that you will buy a good product.

Visiting a football match

Amsterdam is also known for a football club, namely Ajax. Ajax is the club in Amsterdam and currently has good performances. Whether you want to attend a match in the Eredivisie or you want to attend a match in the Champions League, nowadays it is all possible. Did you know, for example, that Ajax recently won against BVB. In short, it will be worth your money to go there.

The Moco museum

Another fun activity you can do is visiting the Moco Museum. The Moco Museum is also called Amsterdam art museum. This museum is all about art. So if you like art, you’ve come to the right place at this museum. You can find both modern and classical art here. In short, there is plenty to do and we definitely recommend going here if you are already in Amsterdam. It is also worth it in terms of price. Tickets cost about 15 euros for adults and that’s of course not high for the great show that is presented.

The Rijksmuseum

Finally, in addition to the Moco Museum, you can also visit the Rijksmuseum. The Rijksmuseum is very nice and it is therefore good to look at the possibilities. The art here is a bit more chic and more expensive. Did you know, for example, that paintings cost several millions? For example, the Dutch government recently sold a painting of France for more than 160 million. It is currently on display in the Rijksmuseum and that’s good to know so you will make the right choise.