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Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht)

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Beautiful part of Amsterdam

Amsterdam is famous of his canals. And the Keizersgracgt is one of the famoust. Here you can see the typical houses with the hook on the upper part of the houses. If you walk... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Amsterdam is famous of his canals. And the Keizersgracgt is one of the famoust. Here you can see the typical houses with the hook on the upper part of the houses. If you walk around you can admires not only the house at the streetside but also a lot of boathouses.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amsterdam it's a place you have to visit, i would recommend with friends thought since it's a sin city, i walked around the canals a lot and i had an amazing time there in total, ok it's a bit expensive but it's an experience and you can put a price on that,

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic part of the Amsterdam Grachtengordel - Amsterdam at its best - Just Wander, enjoy and relax!

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Apeldoorn, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you think of Holland, you think of this picture: canal and a bike. Watch the way the houses are standing: Some are really "faling forward" and askew. The first has a reason (go to the Prinsengracht museum) and the second is mostly because Amsterdam is built on wooden panels.

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Morpeth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stroll along, enjoy the views from a bridge, wave to the sightseers on the canal boat trips and watch out for cyclists.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dears, when you roam at Amster, do not miss the chance and start your clicks once you reach this point. A good place to relax, stand and enjoy the city is present and the water getting flown across. People keep walking around and the place will be busy throughout, but don't mind and keep your activities fun loving here !

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Jerusalem, Yerushalayim, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great view and quite to hang out and smoke enjoying the canal view while smoking ads a lot to your trip :D

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

KEIZERSGRACHT ( THE EMPEROR'S CANAL ) is a beautiful canal area which is such a joy to visit. The little bridges look superb and it's nice just taking time out and resting on a bench abd just taking in the very pleasant atmosphere of this area. There are plenty of pub's, bar's and restaurant's to enjoy a nice meal or... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

walking the Canals in the Day gives a great view of the different buildings. Night time provides a completely different experience. would recommend both.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

if u been to venice is nothing a like . no need buy the one day river bus ticket , just return is fine

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Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
This UNESCO World Heritage Site is as historically significant as it is perennially popular. Whether you’re a history buff, architecture enthusiast, shutterbug, or fashionista, odds are you’ll find the Amsterdam you're looking for while roaming around the Grachtengordel (Canal Ring). A brilliant place to get lost in a moody meander and a key component to any sightseeing trip to Amsterdam, this area's major draws include the Anne Frank House, the Bloemenmarkt floating flower market, an enviable assortment of independent boutiques along De Negen Straatjes, and of course all of Grachtengordel’s lovely canals and bridges.
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