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“Harbor and City”
Review of Waterstad

Waterstad
Ranked #81 of 186 things to do in Rotterdam
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Owner description: This harbor area is the maritime heart of Rotterdam and where you will find many shops, museums, historic walks and amusements.
Houston, Texas
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707 reviews
313 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
“Harbor and City”
Reviewed August 1, 2013

Rotterdam is a pleasant city to walk around and admire the architecture. There are several interesting buildings at both ends of the Erasmus Bridge. On the south side of the bridge there is an elevated walk enabling you get a higher view. Or get a higher view from the Erasmus Bridge itself. Lots of traffic on the harbor to watch if you can a place to watch from, and there are plenty of those, whether a park or cafe, all along the Maas.

Visited June 2013
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  • Dutch first
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English first
Brighton, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
“Waterside Area”
Reviewed July 18, 2013

The Waterstad is the area of the City around the Erasmus Bridge that encompasses residential, commercial and industrial architecture. Most walking tours around Rotterdam will direct you through part of this area. If you come to Rotterdam, you have to check out the Waterstad and appreciate the cosmopolitan culture of this coastal and riverside city.

Visited July 2013
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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227 reviews
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“the nicest place of Rotterdam”
Reviewed December 2, 2012

if you want do do something in this Wonderful city, you have to be on Waterstad, nearly anywhere in the city you can find, look around, do a walktour and enjoy a bar along the walk you can do, i tell you, if you don't want to go to bussy Amsterdam, where you are just a tourist, have a easy time in Rotterdam.

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