Looking to vacation in the beautiful Europe but unsure about which destination to book air flights for? How about heading north and beating the heat of the summers in the gorgeous city of Amsterdam? Amsterdam is the capital city of Netherlands and also its largest city. A UNESCO World Heritage List, Amsterdam was situated as a tiny fishing village centuries ago, on the banks of River Amstel, from which it also got its name.
Though the city is replete with dozens of attractions and place-to-see, all in the mesmerizing ambience of quaint coffee shops and impressive architecture, but we feel your trip to this city is incomplete if you do not partake in the local festivities! Come May and you get to witness the sheer enthusiasm of the locals at Art Amsterdam. This event is celebrating its silver jubilee this year so the celebrations are going to be much grander and you will get to see over hundred solo exhibits along with the best national and international art galleries. With present day artists from as far as Asia and Africa showcasing their sculptures, paintings and photographs, you can be sure to have a whale of a time, surrounded with such creative activity! If you wish to mark your presence at this conclave of art then avail cheap flight deals and book cheap tickets to Amsterdam.
Beside this there is the annual June event called the Pinkster Tournament which is very unique in its way. An exclusive tennis tournament for the Gay and Lesbian, this event catches the attention of hordes of challengers to Sportcentrum Amstelpark. In June you can be transported to the times of the Masters including Monet and Van Gogh with the Dreams of Nature- Symbolism from Van Gogh to Kandinsky. To be held till June 17th this is one event where you can see the best works of the most celebrated names in the world of art, under one roof.
Few other June events that will add more color to your vacation are Open Garden Days- an event where locals open their homes and take you to enjoy the exquisite beauty of their gardens, the World Press Photo- an event where the top skilled news photographers participate, the Torentijd Festival- a family event where you get to salute the varied diverse cultures that cohabit in t he city with a day filled with music and dance, the Amsterdam Roots Festival-an event that recognizes and celebrates the distinct musical sounds from all across the globe, and the famous Holland Festival- for which tens of thousands of people book their flights to Amsterdam. This festival is all about presenting every theater play, opera, and dance with a modern /contemporary twist and is held at venues all across the town including Stadsschouwburg, Theater Bellevue, and Westergasfabriek.
There is also the Amsterdams Marionetten Theater where you can enjoy a puppetry show, The International Theatreschool Festival, the Julidans- a Dutch dancing event and the Amsterdam International Fashion Week! Quite a potpourri of events and activities, isn’t it?
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