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The Jordaan consists of picturesque canals and a labyrinth of charming streets with monumental houses and narrow side streets.

Area tags: Authentic, historical center, markets, Anne Frank House, Westerkerk, art galleries, pubs, boutique shops, restaurants, Houseboat Museum, Jordaan museum, Prinsengracht, Brouwersgracht, Bloemgracht, Noordermarkt.

Dam Square is the central point in the city centre of Amsterdam, conveniently positioned within minutes of Amsterdam Central Station.

Area tags: Historical center, Royal Palace, city centre, Damrak, Rokin, Kalverstraat, Nieuwendijk, Red light district, Madame Tussauds, National Monument, Nieuwe Kerk, shopping, Central Station, Amsterdam Dungeon, Nieuwendijk, Bijenkorf.

The Vondelpark is the biggest public urban park in Amsterdam, a perfect place to relax, enjoy some music or for having a picnic.

Area tags: Park, gardens, tranquil, canal belt, Museum square, Leidseplein, P.C. Hooftstraat, cafes, terraces, Friday night skate, nightlife, ponds, playgrounds, open air theatre,  city park, Old South.

The Leidse square is well-known for it’s many restaurants, theatres, coffeeshops, cinemas, stores, bars and terraces.

Area tags: City centre, nightlife, vibrant, cinemas, lively, bars, cafes, restaurants, busy, canal belt, dynamic, bustling, adventure, Melkweg, Paradiso, Stadsschouwburg, coffeeshops, The Bulldog.

The 9 Streets are nine charming streets filled with boutique shops and cosy eateries, located between the Canal Belt and the Jordaan.

Area tags: City centre, boutique shops, art galleries, historical center, bars, restaurants, lunch rooms, antique stores, trendy shops, vintage, designer boutiques, gift shops, chocolate, cheese, lifestyle.

Amstel is the name of the river that runs through Amsterdam, well-known for the Magere Brug. Hermitage Amsterdam and the Stopera.

Area tags: City centre, Amsterdam river, boat trip, Waterlooplein, Stopera, Hermitage Amsterdam, Magere Brug, Theatre Carré,  Blauwbrug, canal belt, canal cruise, Gay Pride canal parade, Amstel Station.

The Canal Belt in Amsterdam, world famous for its picturesque canals and canal houses, was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Area tags: Canals, city centre, historical centre, Unesco, canal cruise, canal houses, 17th century, Golden Age, Venice of the North, Singel, Prinsengracht, Herengracht, Keizersgracht, Grachtengordel, monuments, architecture.

The Museum square houses the three most important museums of Amsterdam: Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum and Stedelijk Museum.

Area tags: Museumplein, Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum, Stedelijk Museum, Concertgebouw, Concert Hall, Amsterdam South, Rembrandt, The Night Watch, art, culture, masterpieces, Vermeer, The Milkmaid, Diamond Museum.

Old South is the classy and chic neighbourhood of Amsterdam, located south of the Museum square and east of the Vondelpark.

Area tags: Oud Zuid, Vondelpark, Museumplein, PC Hooftstraat, Cornelis Schuytstraat, Beethovenstraat, Willemsparkweg, high-end shops, designer boutiques, bars, restaurants, Concertgebouw, Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum.

Plantage district, a green oasis in the eastern part of the city centre of Amsterdam, has a laid back atmosphere.

Area tags: Artis Zoo, Hollandsche Schouwburg, Amsterdam Oost, Hortus Botanicus, Butterfly Pavilion, Dutch Resistance Museum, architecture, history, nature, Jewish Quarter, Jewish Historical Museum, Rembrandt House Museum.

The Red light district is probably the most famous, notorious and vibrant area but also the oldest part of Amsterdam.

Area tags: Zeedijk, Warmoesstraat, Oudezijds Voorburgwal, Nieuwmarkt, coffeeshops, Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum, Oude Kerk, lively, historical, Chinatown, De Wallen, cafes, bars, restaurants, prostitution, Erotic Museum.

Rembrandt Square, named after the famous painter Rembrandt van Rijn, is well-known for the many clubs, bars and terraces.

Area tags: Night Watch statues, Rembrandt statue, lively, historical, city centre, cafes, bars, restaurants, terraces, entertainment, clubs, nightlife, Utrechtsestraat, Amstel, Thorbeckeplein, street performers, Escape, Club Rain.