Amsterdam is all the rage, but what’s worth visiting and what’s worth skipping? We let you in on the secret.Read more
Amsterdam Travel – Context Travel Blog
Looking for the latest news, updates, and opinions about Amsterdam travel? Check here for reviews, previews, and thoughts on making the most of Amsterdam, from our favorite bars to contemporary art galleries. Frequent travelers should also check back for insider city guides and tips for making the most of your Amsterdam travel, put together by local journalists, chefs, and artists, and historians, as well as Context staff. From suggestions on how to make the most of the city’s attractions to our favorite spots off the beaten path, we provide an intellectually curious take on Amsterdam travel.
The Context vision is to create an atmosphere—a context, if you will—for curious travelers to engage with local experts; to give them access to places and cultures that might otherwise remain out of sight to the casual visitor; to invite them off the tourist track and into the real life of the people, history, and culture that makes these cultural capitals amazing. In other words, to travel deeper. Deep travel helps build cultural bridges that foster tolerance and understanding. But it doesn’t just change travelers. It changes places, too. Deep Travel connects locals with smart, curious outsiders, making the world a little smaller and a little more connected.
After a 10-year rennovation, the Rijksmuseum is finally open. We share our survival guide for Amsterdam’s premiere museum.Read more
Learn more about our new partnership with Be My Guest and why it makes sense to live like a local in an apartment.Read more
Learn some of the quirky facts behind Context’s newest city – Amsterdam.Read more