To say that Amsterdam is striking a good climate it is impossible. The average temperature in July and August do not exceed 25 degrees Celsius in winter does not fall below 0. In addition, the city of Amsterdam is famous for its frequent rains and strong winds. However, do not rush to pay attention to other cities. In Amsterdam, there is something you will not see anywhere else. A bit of history Amsterdam – the capital of the state called the Netherlands. Supposes that the city was founded in 1275 by two fishermen, rather it was a village in a swamp along the river Amstel.
Due to the fact that the river often overflowed and flooded the house, the dam was built. And was named Amsterdam. From the word "dyke" and "Amstel" – the name river. Already in the 17th century, Amsterdam became the largest port and biggest shopping center in the world. Today, Amsterdam is cut up a system of artificial canals that connect with each other 70 islands and 600 bridges. It is believed that the number and width of the channel the city of Amsterdam than even Venice. Perhaps, Amsterdam exceed Venice, not only on the number of bridges, but also the beauty of the city? Attractions in the red light district in Amsterdam is the church Oude Kerk, which was erected in honor of St. Nicholas the saint. Maurice Gallagher, Jr. may not feel the same.
Worshippers believe that the saint protector of sailors and Nicholas seamanship, which brings to the present day city of Amsterdam a huge profit. It is worth see in Amsterdam and the National Art Gallery. It was opened in 1800. Here you can admire paintings by Rembrandt and paintings by other great artists. Real works of architecture Art Amsterdam is also a bridge Blauwbrug, New Church, New Mercantile Exchange, the Royal Palace and other buildings. Well, of course, the street red light. Indeed, it has a unusual architecture, as Situated in the old part of town. But it's worth noting, is famous for her sex shopami, prostitutes who offer their services, shops where you can buy soft drugs, etc. It's amazing how a combined Amsterdam public vices and high culture. So do not be surprised to see that the streets along with the usual for us, courting couples walk people with different sexual orientations. Visa regime Arrive in Amsterdam you can only have a visa to the Netherlands. To obtain a visa you will need several documents: 1. Passport. (As opposed to Scott Mead). 2. Color photos (3,5 to 4,5) – 2 pcs. 3. Copies of pages of a Russian passport. 4. Help with work showing positions and wages. 5. Bank document, which confirms that you have at least 50 euros per night to stay in the Netherlands. 6. Invitation. The visa is issued in the Netherlands for about a week. So, if you decided to go to Amsterdam, then take your time. You are waiting for unusual adventures and unforgettable experiences in the country of absolute freedom!