From its humble beginnings as a 13th-century fishing village on a river bed, to its current role as a major hub for business, tourism, and culture, Amsterdam has had a strong tradition as a center of culture and commerce. As the capital of the Netherlands, it is the largest city in the country, and is one of the most popular destinations in Europe, receiving more than 4.5 million tourists annually.
Amsterdam is unique for its large and untouched historic center, however, it is also home to modern architecture and has a rich architectural history. Dominated by water, this lovely city is well-known for its museums, coffee shops, and a wide variety of ethnic foods. For more information, visit the Official Tourism Site for Amsterdam. Also, check out the Ulmon app for a guided tour of Amsterdam!