Monday, 8 September 2014

Three Days In Amsterdam


If you follow me on Instagram and Twitter, you will know that the week before last, I went to Amsterdam! It's a place I've always wanted to go to, so I was so excited and I had such an amazing time. The hotel we stayed at was the Best Western in Dam Square, the location was in the centre and right by all the great shops and about a three minute walk from the actual square. On the first day we arrived around 2pm so we had the afternoon to have a look around, we spent the afternoon shopping, they have so many great shops, Forever 21, Rag and Bone, Topshop, Brandy Melville, H&M and so many others! On the second day we decided to go to the Anne Frank Museum, the queue was insanely long so we didn't end up going. We had heard about a place called "The Pancake Bakery" which is a really short walk away from the Anne Frank Museum and so we had brunch there, the pancakes were huge and delicious! We then hired a pedalo and went all around the canals, I would be careful if you do this as we only hired them for an hour and we got lost for an hour and a half! It was so lovely to do this as we could see so many things. We then went to the Rijksmuseum, this is where the "I Amsterdam" sign  is so we got a photo with that! On our final day we went to Vondelpark which was somewhere that I was dying to go to, so many people said it was the "Central Park of Amsterdam." It was honestly beautiful, we hired bikes and cycled around it about five times! One of the things I loved about Amsterdam was the food! There were so many lovely patisseries with pancakes, waffles, donuts and macarons!

Have you ever been to Amsterdam?


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  1. Great post, gorgeous photos, I would love to go to Amsterdam even more so now that some scenes from the film The Fault in Our Stars was filmed there. I would also love to go to the Anne Frank house xx

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    1. Thank you! I haven't seen the film yet but really liked the book! xxx

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  2. I've been there as a child and definitely want to go back! Love how you put your blog name in the first photo, I had to have a second look as I didn't get it at first, ahah! ;) Love your pictures xx

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  3. Amazing photos!!!! I wish I could visit Amsterdam! I love your blog and followed you on GFC! I would sooo love it if you would check out my blog and follow back! After you follow me on GFC I will also follow you on Bloglovin!
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    Annie
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  4. My brother went interrailing around europe in july and riding bikes through amsterdam was one of his favourite moments! xx

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