This Week, We're Exploring Amsterdam!
Last night, we joined Eric in his epic adventures as he traveled through the incredible city of Amsterdam in Painting the Town with Eric Dowdle!
Now that Eric has dipped his toes into the Netherlands' capital culture, he has the perfect travel tips to share! So with his help, we created an optimum travel guide for all your Amsterdam tour needs!
If you haven't yet visited the Netherlands, we guarantee this travel guide will make you want to!
Famous Landmarks Worth Giving A Visit:
De Simonehoeve (Wagenweg 2, 1145 PW Katwoude, Netherlands) Enjoy a genuine Netherlands experience at this traditional cheese and clog factory, where you can play Dutch games, sample the cheese, and even decorate your own pair of clogs!
Geitenboerderij Ridammerhoeve Goat Farm (Nieuwe Meerlaan 4, 1182 DB Amstelveen, Netherlands) Visit one of Amsterdam's organic goat farms to interact with the livestock and participate in bona fide farm life activities such as milking cows and making goat cheese!
Mike's Bike Tours (Prins Hendrikkade 176, 1011 TC Amsterdam, Netherlands) Stop by Mike's for an incredible bike tour through your choice of the city or countryside of Amsterdam to learn of the rich history rooted in the city. The beautiful cobblestone streets and colorful windmills along the way make for an unforgettable ride!
Stromma Open Boat Cruises (Weteringschans 26, 1017 SG Amsterdam, Netherlands) Join a native captain as he guides you through the canals of Amsterdam, providing a one-of-a-kind view of the quaint villages. Ticket prices range from $26–28 per person.
Tulip Museum (Prinsengracht 116 1015 EA Amsterdam, Netherlands) Making up many of the vibrant landscapes, the tulips of the Netherlands have an eccentric background. Visit the Tulip Museum to learn more about the story of this unique flower in a short tour!
Eric's Favorite Places to Eat:
Take a look at Eric's favorite food finds from the Lanskroon Bakery, including handmade stroopwafel and delectable gooseberry tart!
Lanskroon Bakery (Singel 385, 1012 WL Amsterdam)
The "Amsterdam" Painting
Along with the people Eric met, the food he ate, and the places he visited, the stunning European landscape made for a truly authentic tour through Amsterdam. Check out how Eric's travels inspired him to create this beautiful masterpiece!
And if you love this painting, don't forget to buy the puzzle!