Stay, Explore, and Eat on a Lovely Getaway to Amsterdam


The city of Amsterdam is the bustling capital of the Netherlands, known for its artistic heritage, thriving culinary scene, and elaborate canal system. Here’s how to spend a perfect day in Amsterdam:

What to Do

Cruising through the picturesque canals is a classic activity while visiting Amsterdam. There are several tour operators you can book for a canal ride. Also, hotels like The Pulitzer Amsterdam have their own canal-ready vessels to book. You can also visit Hortus Botanicus Amsterdam, one of the world’s oldest botanical gardens. Spend the day amid 4,000 plant and flower species at these amazing greenhouses.

Where to Stay

Staying close to the iconic canals is the main game of visiting Amsterdam. Staying at The Pulitzer Amsterdam comes with the perk of having a canal by your front porch. Perfectly pairing modern conveniences with a historic charm, Pulitzer consists of 25 connecting canal houses, all dating back to the 17th and 18th centuries. Each of the hotel’s 225 guest rooms is thoughtfully decorated with distinct Dutch décor, showcasing the history and culture of the city and delivering a welcoming homely vibe.

Where to Eat

Where to Eat

Located on the Nine Streets in Amsterdam, Bakkerij Wolf is a small shop, perfect for an early morning breakfast. Order from a long list of artisan coffees and pair it with a side of their decadent French toast, freshly baked brioche, and croissants. For lunch, head to Collins, an all-day brunch delight. You’ll find heaping plates of everything, from brisket to mushroom ragu. Also, order the delicious homemade sourdough with cultured butter, and pair it with hibiscus iced tea or flavorful juices. At dinnertime, go to north Amsterdam and find The Corner Store. The place features bumping vinyl tracks, vibrant vibes, and minimalist décor. Order delectable dishes like cauliflower with black garlic, tempura kale, and lotus root pickles. You can also try the chef’s tasting menu and savor eight delicious courses.