Netherlands, Amsterdam Guide (B): I Amsterdam by hilarystyle

I Amsterdam by hilarystyle
I apologize in advance for the length of this post, but after years of hearing what an amazing city Amsterdam is, I am happy to finally be able to say I wholeheartedly agree! A lovely and walkable city with no shortage of interesting sights and streets to wander we made the most of every minute. With it’s Seattle meets Europe vibe, I felt right at home and I would even go so far as to say, “I would live there,” a distinction I’ve saved for only the most special of places. Needless to say, I hope to return one day.

I Amsterdam

I Amsterdam is located behind the Rijksmuseum

Always looking for a fun photo opportunity I was excited to visit the I Amsterdam sign! You can’t miss it as the red and white sign is 2 meters tall and crawling with people. The city’s catch phrase, I Amsterdam, represents not just the city itself, but a state of mind and is a symbol of inclusion. It’s hard not to fall in love with such a positive message and it was clear from the crowds swarming on, in and around it that I wasn’t alone in my feelings. There are four I Amsterdam signs throughout the city!

Of course we joined the masses and posed in, on and around the sign doing our best to get that perfect shot!

I Arrive

Training from Bruges and arriving in the early afternoon we grabbed a taxi to the Hotel Sebastian in the Jordaan District, dropped our bags, and immediately set out to see what the city had to offer.

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Guide Name: I Amsterdam by hilarystyle
Guide Location: Netherlands » Amsterdam
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Anne Frank’s House   Museumplein   Van Gogh Museum   Rijksmuseum   Moco   9 Streets   Amsterdam Rubber Duck shop   Bloemenmarkt   Vondelpark   De Waag   Cafe Hegeraad   De Belhamel   De Reiger   Pancake Bakery   Hotel Sebastians  
Author: Hilary Gudgel
Read it on author's website: https://hilarystyle.me/2017/01/17/i-amsterdam/

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