Weekend in Amsterdam along its canals
Weekend Rentals along Amsterdam canals
100 kilometers of canals, 90 islands, 1500 bridges and 1550 historical buildings make Amsterdam one of UNESCO’s World Heritage sites. Its canals, called Grachten, were dug during the 17th-century, the city’s Golden Age. Find Amsterdam apartment rentals in the downtown area where the canals all connect, near the royal residence Koninklijk Paleis. where the canals meet. Three main canals cross the historical center of Amsterdam, the Herengracht, the Prinsengracht and the Keizersgracht; they are all part of a bigger canal, the Singelgracht. For your short stays and holidays, rent an apartment in Amsterdam overlooking the peaceful waters of the Amstel River and get ready for a sensational weekend in Netherlands.
Amsterdam canal house and houseboat rental
Amsterdam is surrounded by water. The water of the Amstel River, the water of the Gratchen, water of the North Sea sailed by rich Dutch merchants trading diamonds and fine silks all over the world. This is why a good visit of Amsterdam has to be carried out on the water by boat. Book a houseboat rental in Amsterdam for your short-stay.All along the canals, discover this unique town and its peaceful and cool lifestyle. Both banks proudly show to sailors the rich buildings and narrow canal houses in Amsterdam with their stunning and colorful fronts which belonged to Dutch merchants.
Book the most beautiful Amsterdam rentals in the area of Gouden Bocht, the golden curve on the Herengracht. Browse luxury holiday apartments in Amsterdam built between 16th century and 17th century, the Golden Age of Dutch trade and political power and when Amsterdam was the wealthiest town in the world. At that time Dutch ships sailed from Amsterdam all over the seas from India, Indonesia, Brazil, Africa, and North America. Trading companies such as the Dutch East India Company and Dutch West India Company were created in Amsterdam, as well as the First Stock Exchange in the world.
Brouwersgracht canal was the entrance gate of ships coming back to Amsterdam from Asia loaded with silks, spices and jewels. Its ancient docks were all converted to exclusive residential flats, penthouses, duplex apartments, studios, and Amsterdam houses. Along the banks of the Brouwersgracht ancient boats were converted to lovely floating houses and they are available for rent during week-ends, holidays or even for longer periods. Booking vacation rentals in Amsterdam or a floating house on the Brouwersgracht canal is an experience you will never forget. Don’t forget however that the area is very expensive due to its very special character of ancient harbor and exclusive residential district.
Find apartments for rent in Amsterdam on the Zwanenburgval canal near the houses of the philosopher Spinoza and the famous painter Rembrandt. Stop at Prinsengracht to visit the Anna Frank Museum; from there you can start an journey along the historical steps of Dutch Jews. Visit the Jewish Museum and the Esnoga, a wooden Portuguese Synagogue built in 1675 in Visserplein. Visit the famous art collections of Amsterdam, the Rijksmuseum and the Stedeliik Museum. For your weekend rent a holiday flat in Amsterdam by the Van Gogh Museum and enjoy music festivals, happenings and events in the area nearby. Find vacation rentals in Amsterdam near the best attraction on Likibu.
Rent home in Amsterdam for vacations
Find studio apartments in Amsterdam for rent to experience the moto of “leef en laat leven,” live and let live; this is the secret of Amsterdam cool and friendly lifestyle. Holland was the first country in Europe to legalize cannabis. Coffee shops located along the canals offering not only usual food and drinks but also cannabis joints. A holiday home in Amsterdam will allow you to experience its liberal atmosphere and live among very cool people who just love spending an afternoon talking music or arts in a coffee shop on the canal. Tolerant and open Amsterdam has offered a monument to its homosexual community, the Homomonumenkt on the Keizersgracht. Needless to say that night life in liberal Amsterdam is very exciting: bars, night clubs, lapdance, disco lounges just grow everywhere in the town and their very hot backstages could tell thousands of well kept secrets. For your weekend getaways in Amsterdam, you can stay in Amsterdam holiday rental apartments in Rosse Buurt, the Red Light district in Walletjes. Holland has legalized not only drugs but also prostitution therefore don’t be surprised to walk along the canals of Rosse Buurt and see beautiful ladies naked in the shops’ windows. After a pleasant dinner at a typical Netherlands restaurant serving local food, enjoy your evening out in the town. Let the liberal spirit of this unique town drive you.
Rent a studio in Amsterdam or book another type of cheap rentals found on Likibu. Compare all available listings of vacation rentals in Amsterdam, Netherlands to find your perfect accommodation. Cheaper than Amsterdam hotels and safer than Craigslist, find your short-term rental on Likibu. Browse from the best vacation rental websites such as TripAdvisor, Airbnb, HomeAway, VRBO, WIMDU, Roomorama, TravelMob, 9flats and more.
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