Exploring Amsterdam through Food, History, and Art

When you think of Van Gogh or amazing pastries, do you think of Amsterdam? Probably not. Should you? Most definitely. Here’s a list of stops you won’t want to miss on your next trip to the Netherlands.

Rijksmuseum

Rijksmuseum

This is the largest museum in the country and holds a collection of over 1 million objects dating back to the 1200’s to present date. Here is where you’ll find works by Van Gogh, Rembrandt, Johannes Vermeer, and more.

Museumstraat 1, 1071 XX Amsterdam, Netherlands

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Anne Frank House

If you’re in the capital, you cannot miss the Anne Frank House. View original belongings, educational videos, and photographs that paint the way Anne and 7 others painstakingly hid for 2 years. Tickets are only available for purchase online and they typically book out 2 months in advance. You can get your tickets here.

Westermarkt 20, 1016 DK Amsterdam, Netherlands

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Corner Bakery

Art isn’t just on the walls in Amsterdam. See it for yourself at the Corner Bakery where the food is almost too pretty to eat. Try the Freak Shake if you’re looking for a real treat. Follow their intagram for more drool-inducing photos.

Johannes Vermeerstraat 40, 1071 DS Amsterdam, Netherlands

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Chloe Estelle McCall