Rick Steves Netherlands Audio Tours provide humorous and insightful commentary on the art and history of many of the Netherland's most notable museums and historic sites. Each tour includes a PDF companion map. Subscribe to get them all! Excerpted from the Rick Steves Amsterdam and the Netherlands guidebook. All rights reserved. You'll find related travel information for the Netherlands at http://www.ricksteves.com.
Amsterdam City Walk
From the train station to Dam Square to Leidseplein, this 90-minute walk down the spine of the city is a great overview of the city's charms — canals, museums, shops, flowers, and Golden Age grandeur. Don't forget to download the PDF companion map at http://www.ricksteves.com/audiotours.
Amsterdam: Red Light District Walk
Amsterdam's most historic neighborhood is also its most notorious. Here, sex is sold openly and marijuana smoked freely — and it's all legal. This 90-minute tour offers a safe, informative introduction. Don't forget to download the PDF companion map at http://www.ricksteves.com/audiotours.
Amsterdam: Jordaan Walk
This quaint, residential neighborhood is home to quiet canals and the nearby Anne Frank House. It gives a behind-the-scenes look at the unique, laid-back lifestyle of Amsterdam's trendy residents. Don't forget to download the PDF companion map at http://www.ricksteves.com/audiotours.