Amsterdam

  • 1 May Bank Holiday: Top 5 European city breaks
    With not one but two May bank holidays coming up, if there's a time in the year to take a short city break, it's now. But where to jet off...

  • 2 A seasonal break in Amsterdam
    There is a reason why Amsterdam attracts more than 3.66 million international visitors each year. The most progressive and laid-back city of Europe may not have many known monuments or...

  • 3 Going Dutch: discover the people, culture and cuisine of Holland
    When you're travelling, it's always a challenge to try and get the most out of the time spent in a location, to visit as many monuments as possible, to try...

  • 4 The waterways of Amsterdam
    The canals of Amsterdam are as typical a symbol of the Netherlands as are tulips, windmills and wooden clogs, and have earned the Dutch capital the nickname the 'Venice of...

  • 5 Pioneers of modern art at the Hermitage, Amsterdam
    St Petersburg Hermitage has one of the world's finest collections of French and Russian painting from the early twentieth century. Seventy-five of these works are now on display for the...

  • 6 Discerning shoppers, walk this way
    Take a trip to Milan to visit the monumental Gothic cathedral; admire Leonardo da Vinci's masterpiece, the Last Supper, in the church of Santa Maria delle Grazie, stroll around the...