These attractively priced, four-color guides offer dozens of neighborhood and thematic tours, complete with hundreds of photos and bulleted maps that lead the way from sight to sight. "Day by Days" are the only guides that help travelers organize their time to get the most out of a trip. They provide: full-color package at an affordable price; star ratings for all hotels, restaurants, and attractions; foldout front covers with maps and quick-reference information; tear-resistant map in a handy, reclosable plastic wallet; and, handy pocket-sized trim. This title offers 19 self-guided tours, 30 maps, and one great trip.Features of this title include: Amsterdam for art lovers, architectural Amsterdam, Amsterdam with kids, and more! At last, a travel guide that tells you how to see the best of everything - in the smartest, most time-efficient way.
This guide offers: the best of Amsterdam in one, two, or three days; thematic tours for every interest, schedule, and taste; walking tours of the city's best-loved neighborhoods; hundreds of evocative color photos; bulleted maps that show you how to go from place to place; hotels, restaurants, shopping, and nightlife for all budgets; a tear-resistant foldout map-enclosed in a handy plastic wallet you can also use for tickets and souvenirs. "Frommer's", the best trips start here.
Table of Contents
13 Favorite Moments.1 The Best Full-Day Tours.The Best in One Day.The Best in Two Days.The Best in Three Days.2 The Best Special-Interest Tours.Amsterdam for Art Lovers.Architectural Amsterdam.Amsterdam with Kids.Maritime Amsterdam.Alternative Amsterdam.3 The Best Neighborhood Walks.Golden Age Canals.The Jordaan.The Jewish Quarter.The Old Center.4 The Best Shopping.Shopping Best Bets.Amsterdam Shopping A to Z.5 The Best of the Outdoors.Strolling in Vondelpark.Touring Amsterdam by Canal Bike.Biking along the Amstel River.6 The Best Dining.Dining Best Bets.Amsterdam Restaurants A to Z.7 The Best Nightlife.Nightlife Best Bets.Nightlife A to Z.8 The Best Arts & Entertainment.Arts & Entertainment Best Bets.Arts & Entertainment A to Z.9 The Best Lodging.Lodging Best Bets.Amsterdam Hotels A to Z.10 The Best Day Trips & Excursions.Haarlem.The Hague & Scheveningen.Delft.Rotterdam.The Savvy Traveler.Before You Go.Getting There.Getting Around.Fast Facts.Amsterdam: A Brief History.Golden Age Art.Useful Phrases & Menu Terms.Toll-Free Numbers & Websites.Index.
Haas Mroue is a freelance travel writer based in the United States; he graduated from UCLA Film School and holds an M.A. in Literature from the University of Colorado, Boulder. He has been published in many journals and magazines, including "The Literary Review, Virtuoso Life Magazine, Out & About, " and the "Michigan Quarterly Review." He has written for Encyclopaedia Britanica, "National Geographic, " and Berlitz Travel Guides, and his creative work has aired on the BBC World Service and on Starz! cable channel. He's the author of "Frommer's Memorable Walks in Paris, Frommer's Paris from $95 a Day, " and is a contributor to "Frommer's Europe from $85 a Day, Frommer's South America, " and "Frommer's Argentina & Chile."