Hotels in North Holland
North Holland Hotels
Noord-Holland contains the rural districts of Zaanstreek and Waterland. It is an area where traditional costumes still form everyday wear. Go to Volendam where children still wear wooden shoes along with the traditional hats and breeches. Take time to go to the West Friesan Museum in Horn. Be aware, you will require at least a weekend in Amsterdam if you want to do the city justice. There are many things to do in Amsterdam. Amsterdam attractions include its notorious Red Light District and the Vincent Van Gogh Museum both examples of Amsterdam culture. Other Amsterdam sights are the 14th century New Church with its late Gothic style and the Heineken Brewery. Venture to the Anne Frank House or the Bible Museum. There is a Portuguese-Israelite Synagogue the former stock exchange and the 17th century Royal Palace. If you can, take time for shopping in Amsterdam at the Albert Cuyp Market.