Amsterdam's name actually comes from the name Amstelredamme which means a dam in the river Amstel. Filled with canals and known to be one of the most important ports in the world during the Dutch Golden Age, one can simply hop in a boat and tour around the canals.
Planning your family vacation in Amsterdam would be such a worthwhile experience for the children. It is known for being the two-wheeler city; Amsterdam is one of the least contaminated cities in the world! In the city you can find the oldest stock exchange in the world as well as the famous Van Gogh Museum, Anne Frank's House and the controversial red-light district. Share your home during your vacations and head over to the land of the colorful and beautiful tulips.