The Jordaan, Amsterdam

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Explore one of the capital city's historical neighborhoods, The Jordaan, known for its small, winding streets and cultural sites. This was a working-class and emigrant district in the 17th century but is now a popular neighborhood for young entrepreneurs, artists, and students. Discover art galleries, boutiques, pubs, and cafes throughout the charming quarter, where many significant figures in Dutch history, such as writer Joost van Vondel and artist Rembrandt, once resided. Visit Rembrandt's grave at Westerkerk church, the Anne Frank House, and many other important sites. View art studios, courtyards, and stone tablets, for which the quarter is famous. For The Jordaan and beyond, use our Amsterdam trip itinerary maker app to get the most from your Amsterdam vacation.
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  • Amsterdam is so neat to walk anywhere. This is a fun area to kick back and enjoy a beverage and some food. Get lost and enjoy it! 
    Amsterdam is so neat to walk anywhere. This is a fun area to kick back and enjoy a beverage and some food. Get lost and enjoy it!  more »
  • The Jordaan is really a super cosy neightbourhood in Amsterdam. A lot of shops and restaurants are located here and visiting by all modes of transport is really possible 
    The Jordaan is really a super cosy neightbourhood in Amsterdam. A lot of shops and restaurants are located here and visiting by all modes of transport is really possible  more »

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