Amsterdam - Western Canal Ring (PDF Chapter)

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This is the Western Canal Ring chapter from Lonely Planet’s Amsterdam guidebook.

This whole area is a Unesco World Heritage site and you could spend a full day admiring the architecture down one canal alone. Half the charm here is simply soaking up the atmosphere: from the street, a boat or a rooftop balcony.

  • contemplating the amazing life and tragic death of the most famous Dutch girl in history at the poignant Anne Frank Huis, where she and her family hid from the Nazis
  • maps
  • browsing the speciality shops along the compact and captivating Negen Straatjes
  • transport
  • scaling the bell tower of the mighty Westerkerk and seeing the Netherlands’ largest nave
  • restaurants & bars

Coverage includes: Neighbourhood Top Five, Local Life, Getting There & Away, Sights & Activities, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Shopping and Sports & Activities.

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