At the best of times, travel can be thrilling and life-changing. But at its worst, it is awkward and gut-wrenching. Most of the time it’s due to cultural differences, some so subtle you might not be aware of them. We’ve gathered a few of the common – and unique – travel taboos to help you avoid any confusion or disrespect on your next trip.
With its laid back atmosphere, friendly people, scenic canals, and great beer, Amsterdam is one of the most exciting, fun and adventurous cities in all of Europe and a must see on most traveler’s playbooks. If you’re looking to visit this amazing Dutch city, here are a few places and things to do while you’re there.