Amsterdam is considered the Northern Venice. In this city there are more than 150 channels and 1200 bridges.
Few people know that the Dutch parliament, like the entire government of the country are not located in Amsterdam – the capital of the Netherlands, but in Hague.
Surprisingly, the Dutch, especially the residents of the capital, are the tallest nation in Europe, and in the world in terms of their growth they are second. The average height of a man is 180 cm, and the height of an average woman is from 175 cm to 200 cm!
Amsterdam is the sixth largest metropolis in Europe.
Throughout the city there are more than 300 special cafes where everyone can buy exactly 5 mg of light drugs (marijuana, hashish). In Amsterdam, as in the whole of Holland, the use of stronger drugs is prohibited.
Representatives of more than 170 nationalities live in Amsterdam.
In Amsterdam, the bike paths are wider than the pedestrian paths.
Every second harlot, working in Amsterdam, is a visiting guest from Eastern Europe.
There is a special center in the city where you can check the quality of the acquired drug absolutely free of charge.