The Most Instagrammable Locations In Amsterdam
By DeAnna Taylor
Amsterdam, the capitol of the Netherlands, is known for its artistic heritage, elaborate canal system, and narrowed houses. It’s no surprise that this is a photographer’s dream.
Check out these recommendations for the most Instagram worthy locations in Amsterdam:
Known as the most photographed location in Amsterdam, you can’t visit the city and not take a pictures in front of this famous sign. There are several of the signs around, but the most famous one can be found on the back side of the Rijks Museum.
Narrow Houses in Damrak
When you think of Amsterdam, you associate it with it’s unique narrow homes all over the city. The best place to get your perfect photo is in the Damrak neighborhood. Located in the city center, Damrak is a strip that connects Dam Square to Centraal Station.
The Prince’s Canal (Prinsengracht)
One of three main canals located throughout the city. The best place to take your photos is at the beginning of the canal.
The Wall Gallery
Located in the De Pijp area, this famous wall art has a cute little bench under it to make your photos even more interesting.
A hidden gem in southern Amsterdam, this neighborhood is filled with lots of color including this colorful striped homes. This street is a creative community with lots of artists as its residents.
Once an industrial shipyard, this area has been converted into a cultural hub filled with street food, wall art, and music. It is the hangout spot for creatives and hipsters.
An urban beach located in the NDSM Wharf area. Here you will find an outdoor cinema, live music, and fun beach parties.
This small street features architecture from seven different nations in seven different houses. The houses are all next to each other and feature architecture from Spain, Russia, and France.
Here you will find a rainbow walkway surrounding the station. Originally painted for a pride festival, this walkway has become a popular photo spot in the city.
DeAnna Taylor is a criminal defense Attorney turned travel blogger, author, and writer. While Charlotte, NC (her hometown) is her base, she's always somewhere on a plane. Catch her on IG: @brokeandabroadlife.