Discover the best amsterdam travel guides in best sellers. Jeanbaptiste clamence, the narrator of this acclaimed philosophical novel by camus, likens the concentric canals that make up central amsterdam to the circles of hell spending his nights in a redlight district bar, clamence situates himself and his reader, who assumes the role of clamences companion in the symbolic centre of hell, where crimes become denser, darke. Amsterdam s fantastic architecture is best seen from a sightseeing boat on the canals. A brand new series from insight brings you the smart guide to amsterdam. All books are distributed globally as ebook and printondemand paperback. Includes a mix of nonfiction books and fiction books about amsterdam as well as the best bookstores in amsterdam for english literature. This newly updated pocket travel guide for amsterdam will lead you straight to the best attractions the city has to offer, from the van gogh museum.
Lonely planet the netherlands is your passport to the most relevant, uptodate advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. The rijksmuseum is among the worlds finest art museums, packing in works by local heroes rembrandt, vermeer and van gogh as well as other masterpieces in the 8000 works on display over 1. We have made it available for free in the form of pdf files so that you can view it on your computer. Articles feature information about attractions, landmarks, districts, transportation, cultural venues, dining, history and much more. Start on the 2nd floor in the gallery of honour with the astounding golden age. This illustrated travel guide is designed for optimal navigation on ereaders and other electronic devices. Browse through our ebooks while discovering great authors and exciting books in dutch. A history of the worlds most liberal city before your trip to amsterdam, but youll be fascinated to learn how amsterdam became the most liberal city in the world. Spam or selfpromotional the list is spam or selfpromotional. Stationsplein 10 1012 ab amsterdam accessibility of buildings information about accessibility of. Amsterdam will lead you straight to the very best on offer. Lonely planets mission is to enable curious travellers to.
Bookshops selling used english books amsterdam forum. Ive been only to a few bookstores selling new ones. Thorough city guidebooklevel coverage, including three selfguided walks city walk, red light district, and jordaan neighborhood, four museum tours rijksmuseum, van gogh museum, anne frank house, and amstelkring museum, and background on amsterdams shopping, kids activities, smoking. Over the past four decades, weve printed over 145 million guidebooks and grown a dedicated, passionate global community of travellers.
Where in the city would there be an extensive collection of used english books. Amsterdam pass free guidebook travel guide to amsterdam. This book was last published in 2006 and is no longer in print. Visit amsterdam amsterdam trip planning visit a city. Its an excellent read for anyone contemplating a trip or a move to the. Out of these cookies, the cookies that are categorized as necessary are stored on your browser as they are essential for the working of basic functionalities of the website. Amsterdam still looks much like it did in the 1600s the dutch golden age when it was the worlds richest city, an international seatrading port, and the cradle of capitalism. Aug 17, 2019 the rough guide travel guide books are known for their sober and thorough style of telling like it is. Cruise the curved passages of amsterdam s canals, admire dutch masterpieces by famous artists including van gogh, or bike by tulip fields and windmills. All you have to do is select the type of places youd like to include restaurants, museums, etc. All venues in this city guide can be reached without stairs. One of europes most picturesque cities is vividly captured in more than 600 fullcolor photographs, streetbystreet maps, and 3d aerial illustrations.
Brandnew itineraries help you plan your trip to amsterdam. We are a fastgrowing international publisher with excellent results. The unique and innovative az format of smart guides allows you to plan your trip according. Amsterdam is the capital of and most populous city within the dutch kingdom of the netherlands, with a population of over 811,000. Cruise the curved passages of amsterdams canals, admire dutch masterpieces by famous artists including van gogh, or bike by tulip fields and windmills. Het spui, the leliegracht and the oude and nieuwe hoogstraat.
Aug 30, 2016 expert travel writers have fully revised this edition of dk eyewitness travel guide. Jan 15, 20 now is the time to plan your next trip to paris while the parisians are suffering through cold wet days under dreary gray skies. Your guide to the 10 best of everything in amsterdam. Create your personal travel guide to amsterdam with full information on amsterdam. Dk eyewitness travel guides holland isbn 0789493055. Its compact and easy for tourists to just walk around, displaying an interesting mixture of the international and the parochial. It is also a really long book so you can be sure you. Its difficult to find the perfect travel guide book for a city trip to amsterdam. Open to read more this is a photovlog of our amsterdam trip. Frommers travel guide book comes with helpful maps and detailed itineraries in amsterdam, brussels and bruges. It encompasses so much constitutional government, democratic elections, freedom of worship, civil rights, free trade that we think of it as timeless and universal. Top 10 amsterdam covers all the citys major sights and attractions in easytouse top 10 lists that help you plan the vacation thats right for you.
Genti tg satertd travel literature my dam life by sean condon is a witty and hilarious truelife tale of three years in the dutch capital, where the australian and his wife spend much of their time looking for work and trying to define the dutch character. Started in 1973, lonely planet has become the worlds leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an awardwinning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Were slap bang in the middle of the netherlands 78th annual boekenweek, a bookish orgy of chinstroking that introduces the new crop of novels and books to a highly literate nation via. Expanded and far more comprehensive, new laminated pullout map now includes colorcoded design, public transportation maps, and street indexes to make it even easier to use. The rough guide to amsterdam tells you about all the places of interest in amsterdam, also those a little more off the beaten path added with lots of interesting historical and cultural details. The amsterdam pass includes a free pocket sized guidebook, packed with useful information on attractions included, as well as maps of the city, directions and helpful tips. From the luminous canals of amsterdam and venice to the stunning mosaics of istanbuls blue mosque, this travel memoir takes readers on the trip of a lifetime. Fommers irreverent guide to amsterdam isbn 0764542966. Jeanbaptiste clamence, the narrator of this acclaimed philosophical novel by camus, likens the concentric canals that make up central amsterdam to the circles of hell.
Books set in amsterdam score a books total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. Pocket amsterdam lonely planet pocket guides travel guide. Travel outside the city and experience the typically dutch landscape of windmills, dikes and manicured green pastures. Best travel book on amsterdam amsterdam message board. Its a great resource to help you plan your sightseeing adventure before you even arrive in the city. Marielaure, a blind french girl, and werner, a german boy. Booktopia the netherlands, lonely planet travel guide by. Come now if you must, but otherwise take a bit of time to prepare your next trip by reading up on those who have already explored the read more. Just because you are staying in doesnt mean you cant take a virtual venture into the great outdoors.
Netherlands travel guide by lonely planet overdrive. There are three best places where you might be looking for the book you need. Tourist information amsterdam the tourist information office is partly on the ground floor and partly on the 1st floor. Hii please help me to choose a good travel guide book for amsterdam. Welcome to amsterdam a city where the past and presen. Lonely planet guides are, quite simply, like no other new york times product description. Expert travel writers have fully revised this edition of dk eyewitness travel guide.
My personal choice includes travel books which contains detailed story. The latest from the story prizewinning author weaves an emotional tale around two young characters. This book table contains all books across various genres, comprising bestselling holocaust memoirs, ww2 historical fiction, art guides and romance. But amsterdam is also a great city to explore by bike or foot. It is indexed alphabetically and by category, making it easier to access individual articles. Whether youre looking for the things not to miss at the top 10 sights, or want to find the best nightspots. Lonely planet is a leading travel media company and the worlds number one travel guidebook brand, providing both inspiring and trustworthy information for every kind of traveller since 1973.
Illustrated city guide, phrasebook, and maps mobi travel by mobilereference available from rakuten kobo. Pocket amsterdam lonely planet pocket guides travel. My personal choice includes travel books which contains detailed story line on local areas including good cafes and pubs. Find the top 100 most popular items in amazon books best sellers. It is normally a small part of what they have to offer and could not be described as extensive however. There are several travel guide books about the netherlands. Englishlanguage bookstores in amsterdam, netherlands. Click on the title to read more detail about any book. Here are 10 of our favourite books set in amsterdam as rated by the tripfiction community and in no particular order. An insider guide to the best literature about amsterdam, the netherlands by a dutch resident. Come now if you must, but otherwise take a bit of time to prepare your next trip by reading up on those who have already explored the.
To avoid the biggest crowds, come before 10am or after 3pm. This guide shows you what other travel books only tell you. Incorrect book the list contains an incorrect book please specify the title of the book. Come and join us on a tour of this fabulous city both past and present. New amsterdam is a set of novels written by a bestselling american author of fantasy and science fiction genres, elizabeth bear. Browse and shop for books, home decor, toys, gifts and more on indigo. Inappropriate the list including its title or description facilitates illegal activity, or contains hate speech or ad hominem attacks on a fellow goodreads member or author. A globetrotting journey through the world of beer sep 19, 2017. Amsterdam has a number of wonderful bookshops, but books in english are usually quite expensive. The rough guide travel guide books are known for their sober and thorough style of telling like it is. Plan your visit to amsterdam with free amsterdam itineraries, guides, activities and maps. When youre done, you can download your amsterdam travel guide to your phone or tablet, or print it as a pdf. I felt like reading this made me more excited to travel every day on all adventures.490 253 1452 1226 335 1461 75 946 175 531 953 1399 156 18 342 1453 166 972 71 766 271 603 259 1429 278 358 1226 456 8 379 253 948 1195 244 255 768